AMT "BOSS NOVA"

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Built for a club challenge over the past 4 weeks…

AMT’s “BOSS NOVA”…the wheels and tires are from a die cast dragster, injection manifold and valve covers from Speed City Resin, prewired magneto from Pro Tech, and the paint is from both Tamiya and Testers topped with Tester’s Wet Look clear.

Narrowed the rear, changed the front axle to a “dropped” unit from the stash, and molded in the hood.

Thanks in advance for takin’ time to look

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Nice

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Cool Nova build! I like the decals a lot, are they from Model King's Austin Gasser kit? Nice paint job and detailing, too. Really like the Rake on it also.

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Man that is soo sharp and cool. Awsume paint,decals and detail....

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Pete, that's totally wicked! What a cool paint job! And the stance is perfect too! Looks like a lot of work went into that puppy...I'm with Niko....the decals alone are worth that Model King Austin kit. Beautiful build sir.

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killer! love it

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Thanks for the feedback....Most of the decals are from the Austin Gasser, the flames are from Revell's 67 SS 396 Chevelle (cut up and "reassembled"), and the rest are from Slixx.

The light purple is Tamiya TS 24 with a pearl clear, and the dark purple is Testers one coat laquer "Purple Licious" all covered with Wet Look clear.

Aloha...Pete

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Nice job. The purple is awesome.

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What a killer looking build. It turned out very nice. Great job!

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Awesome looking build... I love everthing about this one.. the paint and decals are awesome... great pictures too...

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Thats a standout build...Nice pics also!

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What everyone else said...thats cool stuff right there man!!!!!!! I dig it all!!

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Totally cool re-do/update of this kit with an eye to all the right changes to achieve your vision. Really well executed too! Shows what happens when you know what you want and have the skills and knowledge to get there. :)B)

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Yup!

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Very sharp build. love it !

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Pete

Nice Build. Thanks for posting.

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I'm not much into drag cars, but this build is just fantastic.

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Really, really nice!

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swweeeet

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Great paint, great build, love it!

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great looking build and that paint scheme is killer

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Looks cool as hell! Nice job!

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Wicked looking ride. Very nice work.

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Very nice looking nova wagon Love the colors and decals

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Probably the best looking Bodd Nova ive ever seen..... Great work.

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