Box Art AMT '56 Ford

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Finally got this one finished after a long time. I used one of the more recent issues for the build and although one of my favorite all time kits I think the molds are shot.(just my humble opinion here). It was a fun challenge fitting this one together. I deviated from the art on the wheels for no other reason than I just thought the chrome reversed would look better on a car like this. B)

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Car looks great, great paint and colour choice. Your wheel choice is perfect

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Great looking model Ron. Did you glue the doors shut..??

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Great looking model Ron. Did you glue the doors shut..??

Thanks, yes the doors are fixed shut.

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Nice.

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Great color choice, nice build...

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Nice work Ron, the wheels suit it perfectly B)

Edited by Helix

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Nice "old school" custom!

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nice job i like that kit also

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Great job. Looks period perfect.

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Sweet !

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Nice!!!!

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Very nice job!

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Cool cruiser! Nice foil, and paint.

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Stunner !

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That came out so sweet, great job Ron!!!

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Se sure looks purdy! :wub: It's nice and clean and all around, a very nice depiction of a true classic from a time long gone when life was much more simple and the music was a hell of a lot better!! Your build reflects that era well and if you hold that little car tenderly and listen closely, I'll bet that you can hear Elvis singing "Love Me Tender" and see the car parked under the moonlight in a secluded, private place with - well - it's hard to tell with the windows steamed up life that.. :rolleyes: just use your imagination.. :P

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Great Ron. Rare that you see a build better than the box art, but this is it!

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Many thanks all! I appreciate all your comments! B)

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Ron, Great build! B)

Always loved this kit built mine stock, black and red.

How did you tint the roof glass?

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Better than the box art!!! Like the rake!!!

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Very nice looking custom Ron! I really like this! Makes me want to build one for myself. Great work!

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The A-brothers would be proud!!

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I really really like this car!!

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Just incredible!

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