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Finally! 70 1/2 Camaro finished!

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    April, 2013
Finally! 70 1/2 Camaro finished!
Posted by Retro Joe on Friday, December 29, 2017 8:00 PM

According to the date on my first photos of this model in primer, I started it on October 14, 2014. This one got put on the back burner several times, while I built other models that I was more interested in. Finished just in time to call it a 2017 build. Here are the specs: Paint is Dark Cherry Pearl lacquer, interior is Semi-Gloss Black lacquer with Molotow pen chrome details. Exterior window trim is Bare Metal Foil. Wheels are from parts bin, and the nice Cragar S/S wheels from the kit will go on a future build. 

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Posted by Retro Joe on Friday, December 29, 2017 8:02 PM

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Posted by Retro Joe on Friday, December 29, 2017 8:03 PM

  • Member since
    December, 2003
  • From: Louisville, KY
Posted by jroc1989 on Friday, December 29, 2017 9:02 PM

Very nice work!  Love the garage display too.

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    November, 2003
  • From: East Bethel, Mn
Posted by midnightprowler on Saturday, December 30, 2017 6:48 AM

Beautiful job.

1 Corinthians 15:51-54
1 Thessalonians 4:13-18

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    March, 2006
  • From: Spring, Tx
Posted by modelcarjr on Sunday, December 31, 2017 6:32 AM

Looks really good, Joe! I just built this kit not too long ago and thought it went together nicely. That dark cherry is really dark! Nice work! CoolThumbs Up

If you cannot have a good time, what kinda time can you have? JR

Next on the bench:  Another 1970 Hemi 'Cuda, 1958 Chevy Impala, 1987 Buick GNX, 1950 Chevy Pick-up, Indy Reynard, 1965 Corvette, probably not in this order.

  • Member since
    December, 2005
  • From: Upstate New York
Posted by spencer1984 on Sunday, December 31, 2017 8:49 AM
Turned out great, nicely done!
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    April, 2013
Posted by Retro Joe on Sunday, December 31, 2017 9:21 AM
Thanks guys! I was following your build, Jr, and you made a lot more mods than I did. Great work, as always! If I use this color again, I will try it over a silver base. That would probably look totally different.
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    March, 2017
  • From: Brighton England
Posted by Spencer Mopar Fan on Sunday, December 31, 2017 3:02 PM
A Yenco , with that Deep paint , Even I'm tempted ! LOL Spot on Joe !
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    January, 2008
  • From: Plano (Dallas), Texas
Posted by mmthrax on Tuesday, January 02, 2018 10:47 AM

Looks great.  Really nice work !!

Just keep picking away at it...

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    January, 2005
  • From: Canberra, Australia
Posted by aussiemuscle308 on Wednesday, January 03, 2018 12:23 AM
Looks fabulous. that color really makes it good.

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