Rommel's Surf Rod

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Somebody needed to build a SHINY :) :) :) Rommel's Rod. Here's one converted to a surf rod. The body was shortened 1" and the seats and BB Chevy are my castings. The paint is HOK cocoa pearl.

And now I'm off to the VA hospital for some overnight tests.

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Thats pretty cool .

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Really sharp looking Jim ! Those kits really lend themselves to being modified into all kinds of hot rods . By the way , Your seats look pretty nice !

Edit - Nice and SHINEY !

Edited by TooOld

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Gotta agree, it doos be lookin pretty good there,Daddy-O! :D;)

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That is wicked cool

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I like that, a lot!

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You are right, my friend ! Someone HAD to do that & l'm glad it was you ! Looking fantastic....as usual. Nice touch with the big "T"s. Good luck with the tests & have fun with the nurses ! Bart.

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The wackier the better. As always, nice work.

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Looks Great!! Like the concept

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Great ldea, that is awsume. love the color,wheels,engine..well all of it...

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Crazy, man, crazy...........somebody forgot to dry the center of the spare tire holder.........lol. Bring it to the meeting Sat.

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surfs up -kool

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jim...that came out so "KQQL"...grt8 job removing the tracks...did u pop the surf boards for this build???....sorry i wont get to see it in person on sat...hope u will bring it to the jan meeting... B)

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that very cool Jim! very nice job buddy!!

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Wicked!

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Nice conversion!

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Absolutely wonderful. Love the water drop effect too. Congrats, Jim, another winner.

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Thanks so much, guys. I've been planing this build for years in my head.

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I never get tired of seeing these built- maybe because NOBODY builds them right out of the box as the intended subject! Very nice.

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Thanks, Chuck.

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Nice and wicked!!

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Thank you, Davor. It was fun to build.

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Very creative use for one of these show rods. I can't help but be impressed by your creative ideas.

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Very nice!

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Wow. That's neat-o!!

B)

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