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Well since my monte....updated 9/22

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TnT
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Well since my monte....updated 9/22
Posted by TnT on Tuesday, September 05, 2017 4:47 PM

Since the paint on my monte will not strip off with purple power or oven cleaner , i set it aside and started this on a whim.

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Posted by shoop on Tuesday, September 05, 2017 5:06 PM

What's happened with the Monte? The dark blue one posted awhile back I assume.

TnT
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Posted by TnT on Tuesday, September 05, 2017 7:36 PM

shoop

What's happened with the Monte? The dark blue one posted awhile back I assume.

 

yeah. Just did not come out like i wanted. I can still polish it up and build it. Probably will not show in pics. It still has a shine on it.

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  • From: East Templeton Ma
Posted by streetrod on Tuesday, September 05, 2017 8:47 PM

Hi TnT,

What paint was the Monte painted with?

Barry Fadden

 

Classic Plastic Model Club

TnT
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Posted by TnT on Tuesday, September 05, 2017 9:42 PM

streetrod

Hi TnT,

What paint was the Monte painted with?

Barry Fadden

 

 

testors laquer with dupli color clear.

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Posted by shoop on Tuesday, September 05, 2017 9:48 PM

You soaked it in the Purple pond and oven cleaner and you can still polish it up? OMG ! 

The Vicky is a nice kit and with your stance is gonna look great.

TnT
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Posted by TnT on Tuesday, September 05, 2017 11:41 PM

I had polished it. Only thing i can think of is pores may be so tight nothing can get in.

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  • From: Brighton England
Posted by Spencer Mopar Fan on Wednesday, September 06, 2017 3:56 PM
I'm not usually a fan of vickys , but this one is gonna be a great looking beast ! Love the Z'd frame TNT ! Wild colour paint ??
TnT
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Posted by TnT on Wednesday, September 06, 2017 4:44 PM

Thing flat blue rubbed out to show primer. Not sure yet. Trying to find a 6 cylinder to put in it.

Pics of monte after purplr piwer and oven cleaner. Then polished and waxed.

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    April, 2017
Posted by aliasT.W. on Wednesday, September 06, 2017 11:17 PM

You'll find a period 6 in the mpc '69 firebird & camaro.

TnT
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Posted by TnT on Thursday, September 07, 2017 12:22 AM

aliasT.W.

You'll find a period 6 in the mpc '69 firebird & camaro.

 

Thanks. I will look for it.

TnT
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    September, 2016
Posted by TnT on Thursday, September 21, 2017 4:47 PM

Added some length to the frame and accidently glue the rear further back, but i like it so i left it. Bought the 51 chevy for the stovebolt six. Will have to fab some motor mounts.

Better pic.

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