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Pickup Build Off Anybody
Posted by Chris guthro on Monday, March 31, 2008 6:50 PM

Im just shooting this idea out there. I need to get started again. So heres the plan. It Can Be any type of Truck out there (Besides Semis) 4x4-4x2. Doesnt matter...Dodge....Chevy...Ford.....Toyota...Does not matter at all. Lets just start a pickup truck build off. If theres enough people joining ill get you guys to decide starting and ending point.You guys can shoot some ideas and restrictions too.

Chris Guthro- 1978 Dodge 4x4 440- Dodge Dually Crew Cab
mpmodeler -2 Chevy Silverados

Duane- 1960 All out Custom Chevy Drag Truck
CrazyJ- 1974 F-250 4x4 hi boy- 1977 Dodge 4x4
WhiteBoy Customs- 1993 ford ranger stx , 1941 chevy truck
LyLERRAWSON- 454SS
D.R.T Some Kinda Tow truck
Bobss396- 1932 Ford pickup
Jakem4213- hummer H2 sut
East Coast Customs- 1955 Chevy Stepside
Dodge Raminator Monster Truck
1984 GMC
1929 Ford Pickup
Nissan dually
Toyota dually
mltoth30 -2 1972 Chevy Fleetsides

Justin2020- 49 flip nose custom
BigEd- 70's Dodge pick-up
burlllee- Dodge D-50, Little Red Wagon
plasticracer-1972 Chevy Cheyenne with cabover camper
BIGBLOCKMOPAR-1974 Ford F-150 and Lil red express tow truck
Isufan7002-55 Chevy Pickup, Scout

STUNNABOI- 84 GMC Shop truck

ewaskew -Southern Comfort 41

fatfenderfreedy-50 Ford Pickup 41 chevy pickup


 

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Posted by Anonymous on Monday, March 31, 2008 6:58 PM
sure, i can use my build that im also building in the 4x4 build, so put me down for a 74 F-250 4x4 hi boy
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Posted by Chris guthro on Monday, March 31, 2008 7:05 PM
Thatll work for me. Anybody Else. I think i may go with a 1978 Dodge Lil Red Express Kit. Not sur yet
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Posted by LYLERAWSON on Monday, March 31, 2008 7:42 PM
Yeah, I'm in with a 1978 Dodge Monster Truck.
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Posted by East Coast Customs on Tuesday, April 1, 2008 7:10 AM
Okay here it goes

1955 Chevy Stepside
Dodge Raminator Monster Truck
1984 GMC
1929 Ford Pickup
Nissan dually
Toyota dually

Gives me a reason to build them lol
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Posted by bobss396 on Tuesday, April 1, 2008 9:49 AM
I've got a '32 Ford pickup in the works, could be interesting.

Bob

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Posted by Chris guthro on Tuesday, April 1, 2008 12:52 PM
What do u guys think a good start date and finish date? and if you have any rules or anything tell me
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Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, April 1, 2008 2:58 PM
hey count me in with a 77 Dodge 4x4 and my 74 F-250 4x4
well i have already started my Ford, its actully a built kit that i took apart and am redoing, so id say start date anytime, end date, im going to need atleast 2 months cause im waiting on parts and i have a ton of other projects going on at the same time,
what does everybody else think?

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Posted by LYLERAWSON on Tuesday, April 1, 2008 7:07 PM
I have an idea for the start end date that would allow for some people that are a little slower at building, whenever to 12/31/08. How's that sound? It'll give me time to find a couple parts.
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Posted by Chris guthro on Wednesday, April 2, 2008 5:03 AM
I could Work with that, anybody else?
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Posted by Chris guthro on Thursday, April 3, 2008 12:52 PM
Well, when ur ready to start posting pics you can start, and if theres anybody wanting to join just reply and say what truck u would like to build. Ill start on the frame of mine tonight.
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Posted by Chris guthro on Thursday, April 3, 2008 12:55 PM
Eastcoastcustoms. Tell me what truck or trucks ur actually gonna build for this Build off
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Posted by jakem4213 on Thursday, April 3, 2008 2:33 PM
r hummers alound in the build off?
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Posted by Chris guthro on Thursday, April 3, 2008 2:55 PM
Sure why not, I have no problems with that. SUV's are aloud to clear that up.
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Posted by jakem4213 on Thursday, April 3, 2008 3:35 PM
im in!
im gonna build a hummer H2 sut
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Posted by Chris guthro on Thursday, April 3, 2008 6:14 PM
Sure thing boss. I tried to get stuff done to frame but i couldnt get myself too yet, but i will later tonight and post pics tomrowow
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Posted by East Coast Customs on Thursday, April 3, 2008 6:33 PM
how come you havent added me to the main list?????
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Posted by Chris guthro on Thursday, April 3, 2008 6:38 PM
which ones do u wanna build, i need to know which ones. i diidnt know if u were serious with ur other post. just tell me which ones and bam, ur on.
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Posted by East Coast Customs on Friday, April 4, 2008 7:13 AM
im building these

1955 Chevy Stepside
Dodge Raminator Monster Truck
1984 GMC
1929 Ford Pickup
Nissan dually
Toyota dually

This is not a contest so i can do as many as i want right?
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Posted by Chris guthro on Friday, April 4, 2008 9:07 AM
ya, have no problem with that. I just wasnt sure if u were serious or not. But ill put your name down with those. You have alot to do there, lol. You think u can get those done By December 31st?
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Posted by East Coast Customs on Friday, April 4, 2008 7:18 PM
yes i do, I get at least 6 hrs a day in modeling time
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Posted by Anonymous on Saturday, April 5, 2008 12:37 AM
well guys looks like im the first with ppics so i guess ill get the ball rolling,
here are pics of my real truck and the truck im useing to create the truck in model world lol, so far i have the kit stripped down and im working on trim removal and relocating the rear wheel wheels since my real truck isnt a camper specail and the kit is, ill have more pics soon





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Posted by Chris guthro on Saturday, April 5, 2008 8:46 AM
Good progress. I started my frame last night. Ill take pics soon. Anybody else
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Posted by LYLERAWSON on Saturday, April 5, 2008 1:40 PM
I have some progress made on mine, axles assemble and springs glued together. I'll post pics tonight.
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Posted by LYLERAWSON on Saturday, April 5, 2008 10:13 PM
Here's my pics guys.

Axles and springs.


All 4 wheels. These are from the AMT 1/16 1957 Thunderbird.


A closeup of one of the wheels.
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Posted by East Coast Customs on Sunday, April 6, 2008 12:10 PM
Heres the First one of my many. Started today


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Posted by Chris guthro on Sunday, April 6, 2008 1:21 PM
I keep goin to post pics and then something pops Up.. I hate it But ive gotta take em to put em on.
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Posted by justin2020 on Sunday, April 6, 2008 3:08 PM
I will be entering a 49 flip nose custom. Ill post the pics tonight. When is the dead line for this? some one let me know please. everyones projects look good so far this will be a good contest.
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Posted by jakem4213 on Sunday, April 6, 2008 3:09 PM






this is how far i am
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Posted by jakem4213 on Sunday, April 6, 2008 3:10 PM
i had to cut off the back half of the H2 to make it a H2 SUT

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