56 Ford with damage!!

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Re: 56 Ford with damage!!

Postby arni » Fri Dec 29, 2017 10:29 pm

Am thinking of adding this as a stock car - driver Barry Lee!

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Re: 56 Ford with damage!!

Postby arni » Sat Dec 30, 2017 4:11 pm

Got the seats in.
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Air filter and driveshafts.
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Windows in..
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Body and chassis together.
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Grille and lights.
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Re: 56 Ford with damage!!

Postby arni » Sat Dec 30, 2017 6:24 pm

Going to do this a another banger/derby car it is an Austin FX4 and I have seen a few of them on the track and they just plough on through!!
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Re: 56 Ford with damage!!

Postby arni » Sat Dec 30, 2017 7:59 pm

Marked off the areas for damage/replacement...
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Re: 56 Ford with damage!!

Postby arni » Sun Dec 31, 2017 5:20 pm

Got the front bumper on.
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The glass went ok.
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Now the taxi,while the wheels are nice...
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While the joke of an engine is not.........
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Started cutting the bodywork.
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Re: 56 Ford with damage!!

Postby arni » Mon Jan 01, 2018 2:51 pm

Here's another soft foil I am fond of...
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The front end fell off!.
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Handily enough I had some spares..
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The rear 1/4 is off.
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You get the drift.
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Re: 56 Ford with damage!!

Postby arni » Tue Jan 02, 2018 3:27 pm

This kit is crude and (ex) motorised!!!
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The underside is not much better!!
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BUT the shell makes up for it being pretty accurate.
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Re: 56 Ford with damage!!

Postby arni » Tue Jan 02, 2018 11:58 pm

Here she is after her first race the driver didn't do too well thanks to listening to Rory Gallagher...
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Re: 56 Ford with damage!!

Postby arni » Wed Jan 03, 2018 3:46 pm

Removed the other 1/4 panel.
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Along with the floor for a hard hit!
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Might damage the hood a bit..
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The bare shell!
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Some of the new panels glued on.
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Re: 56 Ford with damage!!

Postby arni » Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:51 pm

Here is more foil..
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Been working on the rear end.
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