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Big 6x6 truck

Discussion in 'Scale Build Projects' started by Freddy, Sep 18, 2013.

  1. Freddy

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    This week i started a new project , i want to build a monster of a truck , big , strong , old and rusty .
    The basic is a Axial SCX-10 chassis , 2.2 wheels and the rest whil be scratch build .

    Here are the first pictures .......

    First i fixed the rear axle :
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    Than i started with the body :
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  2. Freddy

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    Today i did some more body work :
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    Looking good!! :) Cant wait for more
     
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    Really good looking start to the project! Looking forward to seeing it grow.
     
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    That is looking great. Nice work.
     
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    Looks great man. Keep up the awesome work.
     
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    Thanks guys !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Here is a smal update :
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    WOW, fast progress! It's taking shape & coming together nicely.
     
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    What thickness of Styrene are you using?
     
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    The most 2 milimeter and the fenders are 1 milimeter thick .


    Here is a new update , Dimitry did some hard work today :
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    Today we also started to stretch the chassis a little :
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    Oh wow man, this is looking awesome! great work so far, looking forward to more! :)
     
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    Thanks man !!!

    Today the postman had a package for me from A MAIN HOBBIES .
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    So i could make it driving so that i could make a test drive .
    The General was there so when somthing goes wrong he can tow it back :
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    The General still can lift the truck :
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    He is so big he can pulverize a Tamiya CC01 :secret laugh:
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    Here is the video of the testdrive :
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    [MENTION=5464]Freddy[/MENTION] That is looking BEAST!!!! It's huge! Nice work i like it. Are you going to keep the rubber that you have on it now? or have the same tread both front and rear?
     
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    For the front axle there are new rims and tires on there way from the USA .
     
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    All other projects are ready so now i can stard building for my self .
    I also have a name for the truck , i will cal it THE DUKE .
    Here is the driver :
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    And here are the pictures of the truck :
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    And i'm still waiting for the postman to bring me my front wheels !!
     
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    Big 6x6 truck the DUKE

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