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Old 04-02-2016, 07:46 AM   #5731
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Good luck seeing that on the carpet, Nicholas!

Reminds of the 1st RC plane I built. I covered it in blue & white Monokote. In the sky, it disappeared!

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He will have no problem seeing his car on the carpet. The real issue is NO ONE ELSE will be able to see his car and he will wonder why everyone hits it when he get stuck on a board/flapper.
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Old 04-02-2016, 11:05 AM   #5732
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Think it was this one ASM. Its a Challenger body, yes. Had to use that in order to be VTA legal. But, the General Lee idea still looks great! And, yes, it is historically accurate for those wishing to erase a great TV show.

That's the one! The grill and tail lights are completely awesome. I have always been a huge fan of the Charger up to about the 1974 model. You are to be commended for your skill and imagination! Very nice work.
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Old 04-09-2016, 04:58 PM   #5733
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Dick Brown Camaro
McAllister body, CSeils decals, crappy paint by me.

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Old 05-10-2016, 04:54 AM   #5734
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Beatiful paint job! I would LOVE to own a muscle car that looks like this in real life!

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Here's a new HPI '68 Camaro that I did this past weekend. I'm not trying to cause any contraversy. I know that there probably wasn't one like this on VTA circuit with flames. But, you gotta understand, I grew up in the 1970's and THIS is what I saw at the car shows I begged my parents to let me go to... A black Camaro is a black Camaro and a hot rod flame job just plain works!

Not sure if I will sell this body or keep it at this point. If I keep it and race it, I'll put numbers on it and make it USVTA legal, I promise.

All the paint is Faskolor. Just their basic colors with chrome accents. Most of my time was spent on layout and cutting Fasmask as you might guess. The actual painting part didn't take long.

The body is sitting too high on my TC5 chassis because I wasn't wanting to put holes in it yet until I decide what I'm doing with the body.
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I'm sure someone has already done it, but thought people might appreciate it.

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HEELLLOOO NURSE!!!!
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I'm sure someone has already done it, but thought people might appreciate it.

The wheel nuts aren't period correct.
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Post up pics of your rides!

I want a 68 Camaro body as well.
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Does anyone want to sell a HPI 68 Camaro Body?
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Steve McQueen would be proud!
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Work in progress. But I like it
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wooohooo...nice....
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Thanks! It's a nice fit on Fazer.
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Nice Mika, nailed the color.
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Nice Mika, nailed the color.
Many thanks, the tamiya light blue is indeed a good fit. Cheers

edit: Did the other nose today, came out better than the 1st one yesterday







It is difficult to get good photos. These aren't as good as it really is.

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