Decided to do a factory stock build this time around. The car is Testors Model Master Metallic Turquoise enamel. I'll be running wires, heater hoses for a little more motor compartment detailing. In this one I clearcoat with Pledge Future Floor Wax (clear acrylic).
Revell 69 Chevy Nova COPO Part 3
Decided to do a factory stock build this time around. The car is Testors Model Master Metallic Turquoise enamel. I'll be talking about the progress of the Nova and about detailing the grille work with black wash. I had to shorten the video, it was to long for Youtube, forgot about the 15 minute limit. But I kept in a few tips.
Revell 69 Chevy Nova COPO (Final)
The specifications on these cars were all the same except, there were 4 exterior colors; Tripoli Turquoise, Matador Red, Grecian Green, and Fathom Blue. They had custom interiors with bucket seats, a center console and floor shift, in either black or blue.
Other features on these cars are heavy-duty 2:70 radiators, special front and rear suspension with a 4:10 Positraction, dual Exhausts, painted 14 X 6 steel wheels with E-70 Firestone Wide Oval Redlines, heavy-duty power drum brakes, and were radio delete. The car is Testors Model Master Metallic Turquoise enamel. I have still shots of the car on Fotki. http://public.fotki.com/chris731/chevy-builds/69-chevy-nova-copo/
Revell 69 Chevy Nova COPO
Decided to do a factory stock build this time around. The car is Testors Model Master Metallic Turquoise enamel. I'll be running wires, heater hoses for a little more motor compartment detailing.
Update on a build That I'm redoing and a how to
Just doing a vid on a build that I built last year, and I desided to redo since I was never happy with it. The how to is for people who keep requesting it, how I polish my model cars, again, you wight have a better way, but I do it this way and it works GREAT!
Final vid for the C.G.G Model Car Contest.wmv
Thank you to fastjimmy71 for the model contest & to all the judges ralph0061, bigstandamu & ripgabby. You guys seriously have your work cut out for you guys...lol!! Here is my contest entry, my 1970 monte carlo ss 454. Pictures at end of slideshow. Taking it back to the 70's, cruisin' with style!! Enjoy & thank you all for watching, peace!!
A Quick Vid On A Quick NEW Project
Was Shoe shopping in the city, and desided to stop at a hobby store while I was there and picked up some things I can't get at my lhs.
So guys enjoy the vid and let me know what you all think!
55 Chev Complete !
Finally got it finished !
Thanks to all the friends and builders out there... I learned a lot from your vids builds and great comments.I couldn't have done a good job without your contributions .
This is the best car model I've done by a mile !.... And there is Still a lot to learn !
Next up my 49 Ford Coupe build for the SMA contest
How to Paint a Car - Base Coat / Clear Coat
See the Products Used Here - http://www.refinishnetwork.com/howto/video/how_to_paint_a_car_yourself.htm
This is how to paint your car yourself. This is BASF paint being blended across a hood and fender. The clear being sprayed second is refered to a "wetbed", it allows the blend coat to land on a wet surface making for a better blend.
Aluminum Intake Manifold Clear Coat Experiment
13th part of the Oldsmobile 455 marine engine build. Trying to prevent oxidation on a new intake by putting a few layers of clear coat enamel on it. A results video of this experiment has been posted(1.5 years later).
What is Base Coat Clear Coat Paint Learn About Single Stage Paints & Primers!
Learn here: http://www.learnautobodyandpaint.com Learn and see what kind of paints that you may want to use when painting your car. The most popular basecoat clearcoat paints are on the new cars. Single stage paints are a cheaper paint but also have a great finish. You also can apply two coats of polyurethane clear over single stage enamel paints.
Base Coat 4:11
Clear Coat 6:56
Pearls & Flakes 9:37
Cheaper Paints (Synthetic Enamel/Acrylic Enamel) 14:19
NNL East 2011 Car Model Show
This is part one of the largest model show on the east coast. It happened to be their 25th . Sorry for some double pic's. Windows movie maker was giving me a real hard time. If anybody knows a editing tool other than windows, please tell me.
AMT Movie Faster Chevelle
I scratch built the shifter and added the NOS tank. The tail pipes are coffee stir sticks. License plate number is what was used on the real car, made from card stock using Paintshop Pro 9. Model is based on photo's of the actual car which was a 72 Chevelle with a 70 front clip.