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DOT Exxon 51

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Building the Days of Thunder Exxon 51 car. Can't wait to add this to the shelf

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Chassis ready for the paint booth

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I love nascar kits. Prob is i biult so many as a kid i burn out on one quick. Good luck

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awesome cars. loved the movie. i remember when it first came out in the cinema. haha. rubbin son, is racin!!

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Trying to get all 5 of the DOT cars done, only have four more to go, I remember doing the City Chevy one several times, first when I was kid, then a few years ago, now as they say, 3rd time is the charm, thats the one I am working on now

I am not sure what you are going to use for the chassis color, but can I suggest one to you, its SEM paint, number 61113, perfect match for the chassis gray used during that time frame

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I have all the others except the superflo chev..but i'll be picking up the decals soon B)

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Trying to get all 5 of the DOT cars done, only have four more to go, I remember doing the City Chevy one several times, first when I was kid, then a few years ago, now as they say, 3rd time is the charm, thats the one I am working on now

I am not sure what you are going to use for the chassis color, but can I suggest one to you, its SEM paint, number 61113, perfect match for the chassis gray used during that time frame

The very first model I ever built was the city chevy. Thanks for the tip on paint

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Looking good

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made cooling tube and fire extiguisher tube

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couple more before bed

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looking good....these were great kits.

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Keep it up. Looking good. :D

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that is some awsome brush work dude

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Nice work...this is a gonna be a nice build!

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weight on wheels tonight B)

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Nice detail work so far on the chassis. I can't wait to see what you can do to the body.

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