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1937 Ford Sedan – Monogram – Rescue

The Kit Ebay is a dangerous place! I set up a search for “Junkyard” listings. For the most part, it’s random parts, overpriced kits, sets…

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The Bench – April 2020

Decisions, Decisions… As the weather started to break, and I took my 1:1 project out of storage, I found that I didn’t want to build…

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The Bench – March 2020

Lock-down As many know, this is the month the US starting shutting down due to the Covid-19 Virus. In the model community, there were a…

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The Bench – February 2020

Plugging along February continues the pace I set in January in that I’m working many different projects but not committing to any one specifically. I…

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The Bench – January 2020

Starting off slowly Coming off the heels of an excellent build year, I thought I would take a more conservative approach for this year. I…

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The Bench – December 2019

I did it! Each year, my goal is to finish 5 kits. There was no plan to break my personal best record. Through the year,…

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Posted in 2019 Completed Projects GM

2004 Corvette Z06 – Revell

For the love of Corvettes Over the past few years, I’ve really grown to appreciate Corvettes. At this time, the C5 Z06 is one of…

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The Bench – November 2019

This month was huge for progress! I finished three builds! I can’t remember if it was last month or this month when I realized it…

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Posted in 2019 Completed Projects Ford

2006 Mustang GT – Revell

The Gamble This kit was part of an eBay listing that was more or less a gamble. At $20 shipped, I picked up 4 kits…

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Posted in 2019 Completed Projects Mopar/Dodge/Plymouth

1970 Dodge Coronet Super Bee – MPC

The Build As a lifelong fan of Mopars, this Super Bee was a must for my collection. As with many other projects, this kit had…

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Posted in 2019 Alfa Romeo Completed Projects

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTA – Tamiya

Motivation The first time I saw one of these Alpha’s was during a commercial for XM radio back in the early 2000’s. My enjoyment of…

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The Bench – October, 2019

Full steam ahead! I started the month by delving into my model/toy show bounty. I blew apart the Rivera and 40 Ford and stripped them…

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1963 Corvette – Revell

A Snap Tite? After finishing the 65 Corvette rework a couple of years ago, I wanted to build a ’63 Split window. Regarding easily accessible…

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The Bench – September 2019

Plugging along through September, I made excellent progress on the Mustang, Superbee, ’63 Snap Vette, and Alfa Romeo. I finished the Magnum build. My son…

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Posted in 2019 Completed Projects Mopar/Dodge/Plymouth

2006 Dodge Magnum

The Kit While watching a build videos from The Scale Modeler on Youtube, I saw his build of this kit. I then remembered how much…

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