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Ford Econoline 4x4..
Posted by mini man on Saturday, May 26, 2018 3:03 PM

Going for a Ford - surprise!.. and it sure aint going to be standard,

 

As you can tell by the tyres!

 

Got the sponsorship sorted.

 

Nigel.

 

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    March, 2017
  • From: Brighton England
Posted by Spencer Mopar Fan on Saturday, May 26, 2018 4:39 PM
This will be a giggle . no change there then eh Nige ..........
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Posted by mini man on Saturday, May 26, 2018 5:08 PM

I dnt know what you mean Spencer.Laugh

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Sunday, May 27, 2018 10:39 AM

The floor/chassis.

 

 

Hmm?

 

Honest guv,they just fell orff...........

 

 

The part done sub chassis.

 

Mockup.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ckAn45HoJr4

 

 

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Sunday, May 27, 2018 12:24 PM

Got the chassis done.

 

Axles mounted too.

 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pm7I2TCVk1o

 

 

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Sunday, May 27, 2018 5:20 PM

Got the dash,firewall/inner fenders and radiator/core support in place.

 

 

Nigel.

 

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    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Sunday, May 27, 2018 7:24 PM

Got  'er mocked up with a 32 as roadfill..

 

Nigel.

 

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    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Monday, May 28, 2018 9:59 AM

A monster van requires a roll cage..

 

 

Wheel arches/flares on - a tad small! and bonnet on.

 

Captains seat and steering column in too.

 

Fuel tank.

 

As is.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U4Wtsa3HPjA

 

 

 

Nigel.

 

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    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Monday, May 28, 2018 11:53 AM

Got a bonnet scoop for 'er.

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    March, 2017
  • From: Brighton England
Posted by Spencer Mopar Fan on Monday, May 28, 2018 4:48 PM

I remember a Transit back in the '80's ....

Devil And I saw this & thought of you  " don't turn left ... don't turn left .... " Big Smile

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Posted by mini man on Monday, May 28, 2018 4:54 PM

Laugh

 

Nigel.

 

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Posted by mini man on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 9:39 AM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IZQa5kyp4Fk

 

 

 

Got the dash and cage gloss and the seat matt black.

 

 

The colour is Tamiya ts59 light pearl red.

 

 

Went for a  custom dash.

 

 

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 11:32 AM

Got the  bumpers and grille on and applied some hiroboy decals - truly dreadfull cracking  up on the sheet and NOT sticking on the model..

 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FmSB15isLCQ

 

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
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  • From: Plano (Dallas), Texas
Posted by mmthrax on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 12:11 PM

Dig it Nigel.  Yes

Just keep picking away at it...

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  • From: Brighton England
Posted by Spencer Mopar Fan on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 6:37 PM

Light pearl red my eye !

Smile, Wink & Grin THATS PINK ---- admit it !

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Posted by mini man on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 7:40 PM

Spencer Mopar Fan

Light pearl red my eye !

Smile, Wink & Grin THATS PINK ---- admit it !

 

Yes  as  pink as a  poofs rslole.seen them mincing along madera  drive..Laugh

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Friday, June 01, 2018 11:48 AM

Got the screen in and the 'rubber' molotowed a well as the  ford script.

 

Side script and  handles/locks molotowed too.

 

 

Plus the rear lights are in too.

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Friday, June 01, 2018 1:21 PM

Got the wheels done - gloss black centres and molotowed rims.

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Saturday, June 02, 2018 11:51 AM

Got the steering wheel on.

 

Started doing a  harness,the carpet monster got my last bit of webbing - so war is going to be declared on the c/m.

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    January, 2015
Posted by mustang1989 on Sunday, June 03, 2018 5:44 AM

Very cool take on this kit! That's some good work so far Nigel. Yes

Being really stupid is the new smart!! 

    Joe

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    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Sunday, June 03, 2018 1:14 PM

Thanks Joe.Big Smile  she is nigh done now.

Near done now,molotowed the rear lamps.

 

And got the  side windows in.

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    March, 2017
  • From: Brighton England
Posted by Spencer Mopar Fan on Sunday, June 03, 2018 2:09 PM
" If the van is a rockin' , don't get near it , it might fall over & squash you flat ..... " or something like that ....
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Posted by mini man on Monday, June 04, 2018 7:27 PM

Spencer Mopar Fan
" If the van is a rockin' , don't get near it , it might fall over & squash you flat ..... " or something like that ....
 

You could  join the  mile high club in this....Laugh

 

Nigel.

 

  • Member since
    August, 2016
Posted by mini man on Thursday, June 07, 2018 12:28 PM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N60oo_3TOi0

 

 

 

Got the chassis painted.

 

 

Nigel.

 

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