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PostSubject: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Sun 20 Mar - 23:00

This is another one of my older builds, but one of my favorites. I know some of you guys have seen these before, and I will be posting up new ones as I get them done.
This one is painted with House of Kolor paints, lowered stance, Corvette Engine, modified interior and parts box wheels and tires.











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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Sun 20 Mar - 23:51

looks cool! What that black pro mod with the blue flames?

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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 21 Mar - 0:12

That was the Team Sharks Realm Camaro that was on my bench at the time. It now resides at Bucks house and there is a post on it here. Honestly, I didn't even notice it when I posted this pic.

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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 21 Mar - 2:12

Holly crap dude, that thing is insane! Did you do the paint? Fantastic looking build. Any more pics?

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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 21 Mar - 9:13

Wot Curt said. Both really nice.


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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 21 Mar - 9:21

I have a soft spot for a 55. What you've done is very pleasing to the eye.
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 21 Mar - 9:27

Great color and paint on the ragtop. Max !!

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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 21 Mar - 9:32

This was always one of my favourites of your Max. The colours work so well together.

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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 21 Mar - 13:55

Beautiful job.
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 21 Mar - 17:33

One of my favorites of yours Max.
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 21 Mar - 21:40

Very nice. Did you add the windshield?
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 21 Mar - 21:44

Plastic Freak wrote:
Holly crap dude, that thing is insane! Did you do the paint? Fantastic looking build. Any more pics?
If it's the Pro Mod you are talking about, The whole story can be found here.
http://skidsplace.forumotion.co/t575-shark-s-realm-team-camaro
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Mon 28 Mar - 13:53

Beautiful build sir ........ quite stunning !
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Sat 2 Apr - 17:56

Very sweet build!
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Sat 2 Apr - 23:26

Paint looks great, very nicely done
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Sun 3 Apr - 2:12

midnightprowler wrote:
Very nice. Did you add the windshield?

Thanks guys!
Yes, I added the windshield after these pics were taken. The one that came in the kit was broken so I had to wait for a replacement to come from Revell.. It took about 6 weeks to arrive.
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Sun 22 May - 18:24

I think if I could have a 1 / 1 scale drop top 55 any way I wanted it, it would be just like this one.
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Sun 22 May - 18:39

Gorgeous build! The paint is fantastic and the customizing is superb!
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PostSubject: Re: 1955 Chevy Convertible Restomod   Wed 25 May - 23:55

Thanks guys! This is the build that took first place in it's class at RDUCON last weekend. I was both shocked and pleased.
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