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Returning car modeler after being away from the hobby for 25yrs

Not Gampas old 53 ford

Finally finished this one.. it took me about 3 months only because I don't get much hobby time. Between Dodger games and my wife's crafting trips I have to squeese model building in no the rare free weekend. I painted it with one of the [...]

"Purple Haze" '71 Hemi Cuda

Hey guys heres my latest build. Revell Muscle 71 Hemi Cuda..built box stock using testors aztek pearl purple acrylic paint and clear coated with 3 coats of future polish..it was a fairly easy build all the parts went together pretty well [...]

“63” Corvette (snap kit)

So..heres my latest build it's the revell 63' Corvette Convertable sniptite kit..I've seen how some guys can make these kits look really cool with the right piant job so I thought I would try one. All I can say is these are fun little kits [...]

"The Boss"...70' Boss 429

Heres one I finished a while back Its an old 1:24 monagram 70' boss 429 kit..this one was actually the first time I ever used an airbrush to paint a model car. I used folkart metallic green acrylic..I saw some videos and read about how you [...]

Back after more than 20yrs 49" Merc..

Hello guys: I thought I lost these pics..This is the 1st kit I completed after being away from the hobby for more than 25yrs. I did alot of model building as a kid. But then came high school, parties, cars, and my wife...kids were not too [...]

Not dads old 65′ galaxie

Hello guys..just thought i would share this recent build it's the AMT 65 galaxie 500xl kit it can be built 3 ways. Stock car / factory stock or custom. I made up my own "factory custom" or pro touring I guess..I picked this kit [...]

1958 Impala 1st complete build for 2016

Hello All...This is my first time posting on these forums so hopefully I'm doing things correctly. As far as this kit I really love this body style and all the chrome that came on it. This is the amt kit it went together pretty well all [...]