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  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
59 Impala
Posted by crown r n 7 on Thursday, February 1, 2018 10:59 AM

lets keep the order

Nick.

  • Member since
    January 2008
  • From: Plano (Dallas), Texas
Posted by mmthrax on Friday, February 2, 2018 1:51 PM

Yum...Dinner

Just keep picking away at it...

  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Monday, March 5, 2018 8:37 PM

got the 348 cubic inch engine together pumbed and started wiring. gave a tamiya black wash.

Nick.

  • Member since
    February 2018
Posted by lacquer-lover on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 7:00 AM

Looks great. What color did you use for the bock?

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  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 8:51 AM

thank you LL I used model master chevrolet engine red enamel.

Nick.

  • Member since
    July 2014
Posted by tachyonbb on Sunday, March 11, 2018 4:12 PM

That engine is beautiful.  Clean build, just the right amount of wash and detail. 

  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Sunday, March 11, 2018 8:08 PM

Thank you tachyonbb have the chassis done will post pic soon

Nick.

  • Member since
    November 2003
  • From: East Bethel, Mn
Posted by midnightprowler on Monday, March 12, 2018 6:12 PM

Nice looking 348.

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    January 2015
Posted by mustang1989 on Monday, March 12, 2018 8:45 PM

Man that is one good lookin' motor right there Nick. I like the way you worked the washes and weathering to make it look all that much more realistic. Thumbs up brutha.Thumbs UpCoolThumbs Up

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    Joe

  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 3:32 PM

thank you Joe the 348 is in and the chassis is done.

Nick.

  • Member since
    December 2003
  • From: Nova Scotia
Posted by Bainford on Thursday, March 15, 2018 7:50 AM

Good clean work, Nick. It's going to be a  nice one.

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- Douglas Adams

Trevor

  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Friday, March 30, 2018 8:25 PM

Midnightprowler Im sorry its my ADD thank you. sorry  for late reply my friend.

Bainford thank you Im trying to get the right color combo it will come to me I hope.

got the wheels on I didnt like the spinners so left them off and placed logo's on.

Nick.

  • Member since
    November 2003
  • From: East Bethel, Mn
Posted by midnightprowler on Saturday, March 31, 2018 6:33 AM

Chassis looks good. One suggestion, paint the fuel tank steel.

1 Corinthians 15:51-54
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    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Saturday, March 31, 2018 8:04 AM

thank you and just did.

Nick.

  • Member since
    September 2016
Posted by chevy3258 on Saturday, March 31, 2018 3:24 PM

Great WIP, very clean and detailed engine - curious to see more progress!

 

  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Monday, April 2, 2018 9:13 AM

Chevy3258 thank you I debating the color still .but I'll start the primer soon

Nick.

  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 12:37 PM

primered the body and base coat of light ivory also the interior.

Nick.

  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Monday, December 23, 2019 10:03 AM

I took a break from cars and been away from posting, have some catching up to do..

and geat job on those builds they are really beautiful all..

Nick.

  • Member since
    October 2017
  • From: New Prague MN
Posted by 60Buick on Monday, December 23, 2019 12:23 PM

Nice choice of colors. Can't wait to see this one done. Thanks for sharing.

  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Friday, January 24, 2020 8:24 AM

60Buick thankyou..

here is the dash.

Nick.

  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 8:53 AM

1st clear coat.

Nick.

  • Member since
    December 2003
  • From: Nova Scotia
Posted by Bainford on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 10:23 AM

Nice work so far, Nick. it's going to be stunning. Love the colours,

"A common mistake people make when designing something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools."
- Douglas Adams

Trevor

  • Member since
    August 2015
  • From: the redlands, Fl
Posted by crown r n 7 on Thursday, January 30, 2020 3:15 PM

Bainford. many thanks.

the interior is done..

Nick.

  • Member since
    January 2015
Posted by mustang1989 on Thursday, January 30, 2020 4:49 PM

That is one helluva job on that interior Nick!! Yes

Being really stupid is the new smart!! 

    Joe

  • Member since
    July 2019
Posted by diamxion on Friday, January 31, 2020 3:19 PM

WOW .. 

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