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1932 Ford Street Rod

I added another car to my model collection and it was built right out-of-the-box. The car was also called a Classic Cruzer by Monogram.

The kit had a “T” shirt decal included so I wondered how to use it. After cutting around all the decals to eliminate the extra clear film I just laid the “T-Shirt” decal down on the car seat, then moved different parts of the shirt so it looked like it was just tossed there by the driver and/or a passenger. I noticed that the shirt could be worn by a man and/or a lady.

I used some left-over lacquer paint for the exterior of the car body, then used my Tamiya paints for all the other parts including the inside of the car. I also spruced up the engine with some spark-plug’s and wires as I planed on leaving the side engine compartment door’s open.

This was an easy model to build with no fit problems but remember that you have to make sure that all 4 wheels are the same diameter so when your finished, the car sits on all “FOUR WHEELS.” Enjoy…Rodney

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7 responses to 1932 Ford Street Rod

  1. Sharp-looking car – love that color. Very nice.

  2. Nicely done! Monogram car kits are great, they are easier to build than their contemporaries (AMT and Revell notably) but still look the part.

    • I wonder if you are the “Rob Anderson” that lived in California and came to my house in San Jose, CA in the late 1980’s or in the 1990’s concerning my 1/32 scale F2G Corsair project?

      I’m in Irvine, CA now!

      Rodney J. Williams

  3. Nice job Rodney. That looks real sharp.

  4. Very nice. I am currently fighting an AMT 55 Chevy pick up. I will get there but it won’t be this month or next………

  5. Haslam:
    Start another model, then go back to it with new ideas on how to solve your problem……I do that every now and then….RJW

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