07 kevin swindell mopar

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07 kevin swindell mopar

Post by lou s » Mon Apr 16, 2012 1:56 pm

all but finished this car.still have to put the tortion arms on the front but done none the less......im posting pics because i wasnt happy with the way the front rims turned out.i painted them with alclad and it just didnt look right.they look ok in the pics but in person thay are off and with all these awesome parts dirtmodeler has i was looking at the same affect of trying to paint brass.the only thing i could think to do was buy the crome and nickle plating kit from micro mark and give it a shot.....here are the finall pics.the crome still need to be pollished but you can see it works great..i highly recomend the plating kit its about $50.00 but wourth every penny.
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Re: 07 kevin swindell mopar

Post by clavender » Mon Apr 16, 2012 2:00 pm

Wow looks amazing

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Post by darnall » Mon Apr 16, 2012 2:35 pm

Those headers look more real than any real set of headers i have ever seen....Very nice work sir.

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Post by Joe » Mon Apr 16, 2012 5:17 pm

Looks awesome lou! You going to the HMCA show in Indy on May 5th? I am.

Also, what blue did you use as a base?
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Re: 07 kevin swindell mopar

Post by daveyracer » Mon Apr 16, 2012 7:46 pm

I was wondering when you were going to finish that car.. AWESOME AWESOME Work my friend!! I hope you dont mind but seeing your build makes me want to tackle this car one day!!!

Love it!


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Re: 07 kevin swindell mopar

Post by chris coller » Tue Apr 17, 2012 7:08 pm

Where did the air box come from? That thing is nice with the carbon fiber all over it. I love the body panels on it too!

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Re: 07 kevin swindell mopar

Post by Robbie27 » Tue Apr 17, 2012 7:41 pm

BEEEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAUUUUUTIFUL!!!!!!!!!!! should be a winner Lou ;)

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Re: 07 kevin swindell mopar

Post by Geoff » Wed Apr 18, 2012 1:13 am

:) What a Fantastic looking build Lou , your eye for detail is incredible ;)

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Re: 07 kevin swindell mopar

Post by Jeremy » Wed Apr 18, 2012 8:00 am

Very nice!! Impressive work, Lou!!

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