SEARCH SCALEAUTOMAG.COM

Enter keywords or a search phrase below:

New front wheel location, Funny car

823 views
1 replies
1 rating 2 rating 3 rating 4 rating 5 rating
  • Member since
    February, 2016
New front wheel location, Funny car
Posted by smitherreen on Wednesday, December 07, 2016 12:13 PM

I am trying something that I have not tried before. I am taking a current funny car frame (firebird) that I have and wanting to put a totally new body (Plymouth) on it from another kit. After laying the car body on top the frame it appears I have to cut the frame back some 3/8"and re-attach it togather again for everything to line up. What is the best way to do this to have a strong frame after cut & re-attachment? Thanks Tom

  • Member since
    August, 2015
  • From: Hamptonville, NC
Posted by TarheelRick on Thursday, December 08, 2016 7:02 AM

My best suggestion would be to carefully drill into the end of each frame rail and superglue a piece of stiff wire (brass rod, paper clip, something like that) into them.  This should be strong enough.

I build models because I can't afford the real thing!

JOIN OUR COMMUNITY!

Our community is FREE to join. To participate you must either login or register for an account.

SEARCH FORUMS

FREE MONTHLY NEWSLETTER
By signing up you may also receive reader surveys and occasional special offers. We do not sell, rent or trade our email lists. View our privacy policy