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tinbanger
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Posted: Monday, December 12, 2016 - 01:10 PM GMT+7
Another one to add to my Mustang stash!:-



Hwa-Rang
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Posted: Monday, December 12, 2016 - 06:48 PM GMT+7
Very nice Richard. The 69 Mach is one of my favorit Mustangs.
tinbanger
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Posted: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 02:06 PM GMT+7

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Very nice Richard. The 69 Mach is one of my favorit Mustangs.


Thank's Jesper!
I will not be using the paint that came in the box!
Hwa-Rang
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Posted: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 06:56 PM GMT+7
Richard: I'm guessing you won't be using the little brush either.
tinbanger
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Posted: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 09:24 PM GMT+7

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Richard: I'm guessing you won't be using the little brush either.



Littorio
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England - South East, United Kingdom
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Posted: Sunday, December 18, 2016 - 01:19 AM GMT+7
Richard I do like your Mustangs, be great to see once they are all done.

Well you guessed it another Lotus has arrived all the way from Japan this time.


A few more still to get mainly OOP Tamiya, the type 102 and 99T plus a couple of the Ebbro type 49's.
tinbanger
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Posted: Sunday, December 18, 2016 - 04:47 AM GMT+7
"Richard I do like your Mustangs, be great to see once they are all done".

Thank you, my latest was a open kit but only the motor halfs were glued together!
You colection is coming together nicely!
Hwa-Rang
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Posted: Sunday, December 18, 2016 - 07:17 PM GMT+7
Another fine Lotus.
Hwa-Rang
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Posted: Wednesday, January 04, 2017 - 07:11 PM GMT+7
My mother in law never gives me a birthday present. She give me money to buy it myself, so that's what I did.
Revell samba VW bus


Fujimi De Tomaso Pantera. Always loved that car. When I was a kid and played with automobile cards, this was one of my favorits.


And a 1/24 scale figure, from Maim.

Hwa-Rang
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Posted: Monday, March 06, 2017 - 06:59 PM GMT+7
Was at a hobby fair saturday. 3 armor kits and these two auto kits. The dealer also had Revell's '72 Olds pace car, but at 65us$ it was way to expensive.






windysean
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Wisconsin, United States
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Posted: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 - 09:54 PM GMT+7
I'm excited to see what you do with those Oldsmobiles!
-Sean
Hwa-Rang
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Posted: Wednesday, March 08, 2017 - 06:52 PM GMT+7
Sean: I'm contemplating a two tone paint job, for the 1950 Olds. Cream(Ish) with a black top.

Not sure what to do with the 66 model, other than am wheels.
AussieReg
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Victoria, Australia
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Posted: Monday, April 17, 2017 - 02:56 AM GMT+7
Harking back to page 2 of this thread, I posted up a 59 Impala and a 56 Nomad. I picked these 2 up today to add to the 50's stash:





Cheers, D
Hwa-Rang
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Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 05:40 PM GMT+7
Great buy's Damian.
The El Camino is the best looking pick-up of all times.
Szmann
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Netherlands Antilles
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Posted: Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 10:27 AM GMT+7
Hi, guys!

Just added a few kits to my stash for whenever their time shall come:

Tamiya's New Beetle:


AMT's Lowboy trailer with load:


and MPC's Mack DM600:


All should be fine builds, I guess. Apparently are some problems with the AMT kit but nothing unmanageable.

Cheers!
Gabriel
Szmann
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Netherlands Antilles
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Posted: Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 10:36 AM GMT+7
@ Jesper: Good picks, man. I love the Olds. Did you have the chance to start it yet?

Gabriel
Hwa-Rang
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Posted: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 08:39 AM GMT+7
Excellent buy's there Gabriel.

Na' havent started on the Old's yet. Have started some other builds though, but no pics until I have found a new image hosting site.
Szmann
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Netherlands Antilles
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Posted: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 08:43 AM GMT+7
Thanks, Jesper. I'm using Google Photos (former Picasa) It works nicely.

Cheers!
Gabriel
AussieReg
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Posted: Friday, December 22, 2017 - 12:53 AM GMT+7
It's been quiet here for a while! I picked this one up from a local BSS Facebook page:


Cheers, D
jimb
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New York, United States
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Posted: Friday, December 22, 2017 - 04:02 AM GMT+7
Very nice. Were these RHD or LHD in Australia back in the day? Are you going to make it Coral? I've heard that was a very popular color back in the 1950s.

Jim
Szmann
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Netherlands Antilles
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Posted: Friday, December 22, 2017 - 04:33 AM GMT+7
Very nice, Damian !
I always wanted to build one of those! Waiting with interest your build.
Cheers!
Gabriel
AussieReg
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Posted: Friday, December 22, 2017 - 09:35 PM GMT+7
I have had a good long fondle of the sprues and apart from a small amount of flash the detail looks good. I will be starting a thread soon with a few images and reviews, keep an eye out for it!

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Very nice. Were these RHD or LHD in Australia back in the day? Are you going to make it Coral? I've heard that was a very popular color back in the 1950s.

Jim



Jim, imported Chevs were assembled as RHD at the GM plant in Woodville, South Australia.

Cheers, D
Hwa-Rang
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Posted: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 - 11:01 PM GMT+7
Excellent buy Damian.
Hwa-Rang
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Posted: Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 06:48 PM GMT+7
3 kits found their way to my place.

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Szmann
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Netherlands Antilles
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Posted: Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 11:23 PM GMT+7
Beautiful Miura and Mustang! On my "wish-to-have-time" list too! Waiting for builds!

Cheers!
Gabriel