'63 Cobra CSX2026 1st Race Win

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Model represents the Shelby Cobra's very first race win.

Base kit: AMT Cobra

Engine: Monogram GT350R Mustang

Key Aftermarket parts: Historic Racing Miniatures: wheels, tires, brake duct scopes. wind screen

Scratch Built parts: Spaulding Flamethrower magneto, headers and exhaust, expansion tank

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Edited by afx

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Outstanding build. I love it

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Never seen this one modeled in 1/25th before. Very nicely done!

Chris

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I loved this build so much I actually purchased everything to complete my own, thanks JC for the inspiration, great build!!! ;)

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Very nice Cobra build.

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JC, beautiful build!

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Nice cobra

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Very nice!

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Very cool outstanding work!

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Sweet, and well researched............love it!

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BEAUTIFUL!!!!!!!

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That is a great model. The wheels and tires add a lot to the overall look. Excellent work all the way around.

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Great model!

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Very nice. Love it.

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This is a VERY nice build!!

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Fantastic looking replica!

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sweet

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well built, nicely detailed

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Nice work JC B)

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stunning ! , the theme is just soo awsome , i just love the vintage race look and feel , perfect job !!

Edited by crazyrichard

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Superb recreation of the Cobra's first win. I have much of what is needed for this build as well. I was unaware of the availability of the brake scoops though. Must get those as well as the wheels. What brand and shade of red did you use?

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That's one handsome looking cobra.

nice build

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Outstanding build!

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That's an excellent build and a very interesting bit of history. Who would guess that the first race winning Cobra was painted red? What was Shelby thinking? :lol:

Edited by mr moto

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Looks awesome! Love the Spaulding! The Spaulding Flamethrower was also in the AMT parts pack motors (I think the hemi). I have the decals for this one but need to finish the Coventry Executor first...

Very nice build. Love the detail!

Did you just get the parts individually from HRM or did you get the trans-kit for the AMT?

Edited by torinobradley

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