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23 T rod.

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    August, 2016
23 T rod.
Posted by mini man on Sunday, February 11, 2018 9:53 AM

Fancy doing a T,not sure what direction it will take yet..

 

It's tiny wee critter.

 

With a single opening door.

 

Next to the 56..

 

 

Nigel.

 

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    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Monday, February 12, 2018 9:17 AM

One pet hate of mine is when mfrgs attach wheels on the outer rim,well this is fine in that respect and the rims are a goodun.

 

 

Got the chassis primed.

 

And mocked up...

 

 

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Monday, February 12, 2018 1:08 PM

Decided to go for a parts pack 421 Pontiac blown engine.

 

The kit tranny fits ok.

 

 

Nigel.

 

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    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Monday, February 12, 2018 5:09 PM

Got the blower fitted.

 

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    May, 2008
  • From: Louisville, CO
Posted by maniacalmodeler on Monday, February 12, 2018 5:32 PM

Nice work so far! I built that kit a long time ago. I like your engine choice much better!

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Posted by mini man on Monday, February 12, 2018 6:30 PM

maniacalmodeler

Nice work so far! I built that kit a long time ago. I like your engine choice much better!

 

Cheers.it aint much of a kit,in fact if I owned a dog it would go in its dinner! Laugh

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Monday, February 12, 2018 7:05 PM

One thing abut the kit it is molded in the HARD Monogram plastic - anyone remember that! also it is made in the USA not just boxed there!

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 10:03 AM

Got the engine painted and fitted up,the headers had their flanges sanded at an angle to clear the chassis rails.

 

 

Big engine,small car!

 

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    March, 2017
  • From: Brighton England
Posted by Spencer Mopar Fan on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 1:33 PM
Love it so far Nigel. Big motor ....? PAH ! http://www.rodsnsods.co.uk/forum/whatever-happened/nick-butler-model-t-andromeda-42060
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Posted by mini man on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 5:03 PM

He done a C cab didn't he? jag V12 rings a bell...........

 

Nigel.

 

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    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 10:06 AM

Today she was sprayed flat green and the chrome firewall was fitted.

 

She is going to be ratified...

 

 

 

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    January, 2008
  • From: Plano (Dallas), Texas
Posted by mmthrax on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 10:18 AM

Cool stuff.  That is a super short wheelbase.  That vehicle is all engine. Smile

Just keep picking away at it...

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Posted by mini man on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 4:09 PM

Cheers Mark,

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by Big Gary on Thursday, February 15, 2018 3:53 AM
Might need more rubber on the back. :-)
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Posted by mini man on Thursday, February 15, 2018 9:27 AM

Big Gary
Might need more rubber on the back. :-)
 

Sorted.

 

Got the interior part done today,starting off with a P.E. dash.

 

Along with AK leather for the sides and seat.

 

Some carpeting..

 

Might have the r rubber sorted,off a fezzer 250gto.

 

 

Nigel.

 

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    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Thursday, February 15, 2018 4:47 PM

Mental note to self...wheelie bars!

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    March, 2017
  • From: Brighton England
Posted by Spencer Mopar Fan on Thursday, February 15, 2018 5:26 PM

Hey Nige , Geeked I know its a "Weirdo Roth car"  'n' all but ......TWO windscreens ?? Mischief

That leather goes well with the green . 

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Posted by mini man on Thursday, February 15, 2018 8:05 PM

Spencer Mopar Fan

Hey Nige , Geeked I know its a "Weirdo Roth car"  'n' all but ......TWO windscreens ?? Mischief

That leather goes well with the green . 

 

Not given much thought about the screen's but might go for 'aero screens' Cool

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Friday, February 16, 2018 9:19 AM

Chosen the rear tyres they are off a fezzer 250 gto,and are near bald which I like.

 

Did a pair of  wheelie bars,just plastruct.

 

Might need oxygen...

 

 

 

Got more leather applied and fitted the pedals.

 

Radiator fitted too.

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Saturday, February 17, 2018 9:42 AM

Started on the aero screen,a bit of evergreen as a mount.

 

Done..

 

Steering column/wheel and gear lever in.

 

Spares box rear lights.

 

Engine and radiator mounted.

 

Mock up...

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Sunday, February 18, 2018 8:47 AM

Made a simple lapstrap seat belt for her.

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    January, 2008
  • From: Plano (Dallas), Texas
Posted by mmthrax on Monday, February 19, 2018 1:15 AM

Really digging that gold Nigel.  Yes

Just keep picking away at it...

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    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Monday, February 19, 2018 6:54 PM

Cheers Mark,green,gold ad red are a classis combo - checkout that redhead in a green t shirt..Cool

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 8:40 AM

Got the wheelie bars Molotowed..

 

Nigel.

 

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