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1904 Northern Runabout 1/16

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1904 Northern Runabout 1/16
Posted by Stinky on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 7:04 AM

I have built a 1904 Northern Runabout in scale 1/16.

It consists of bodywork and some other parts from Shapeways:

Then I have supplemented with parts from the kit Oldsmobile 1904, published by the Aurora company

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    December 2019
  • From: New Braunfels,Tx.
Posted by Metalbender on Thursday, April 16, 2020 11:17 AM


 Now that's a cutie! I always liked the older cars like this. Just think, Cruising along at thirty miles an hour. Omigawd !! that was so fast it must be dangerous! But, one thing that has been lost is the craftsmanship that went into some of them as the years progressed to closed cars! Beautiful Rendition !

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  • From: East Bethel, Mn
Posted by midnightprowler on Friday, April 17, 2020 6:59 AM

Very nice.

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  • From: Spring, Tx
Posted by modelcarjr on Friday, April 17, 2020 11:44 AM

Its a nice piece of work! Its amazing that these vehicles started a whole industry that would be so important to transportation in the world! Nice work! Cool Thumbs Up

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  • From: nottingham,england
Posted by arcturus on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 5:46 AM

Never even heard of a Northern runabout, let alone a model of one in 1/16 scale. Great job on it. Are they metal lamps ?

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  • From: Canberra, Australia
Posted by aussiemuscle308 on Saturday, May 2, 2020 4:33 AM
now that's nice. not something we see much of

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Posted by diamxion on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 2:27 PM

Gem from the Brass Era . Extremly well done . Let's take a ride . I am unable to drive .. Thanx ..



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