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Trying my hand at restorations

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Re: Trying my hand at restorations

Postby misterpop » Sat Mar 18, 2017 3:08 pm

Chevrolet Orange Engine Enamel?...Would look good on the early Moko prime mover as a suitable colour is not realy available in the UK.{I have a plan involving B & Q and a Spectrem analizer}. :o Nice restos BTW..keep up the posting of these. ;)
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Re: Trying my hand at restorations

Postby Tinman » Sat Mar 18, 2017 6:11 pm

Beautiful! One of my favorite models.
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Re: Trying my hand at restorations

Postby Bob/Ohio » Sat Jun 24, 2017 6:10 pm

Here is a Dinky 25x Commer that I got a at swap meet a few weeks ago. I am amazed how much these Commer Superpoise trucks look like the 1940/46 International K line trucks.
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Re: Trying my hand at restorations

Postby GHOSTHUNTER » Sat Jun 24, 2017 7:40 pm

That is a winner and very factory finish. A lot of skillfull work has gone into that restoration. Looking forward to even more... :)

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Re: Trying my hand at restorations

Postby zBret » Sun Jun 25, 2017 9:19 pm

Bob that looks great ! You have have really got a knack for that color matching, looks spot on.

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Re: Trying my hand at restorations

Postby Bob/Ohio » Sun Jun 25, 2017 10:49 pm

What I can tell you for sure about color matching from spray cans is, don't go by the color on the cap because it is usually off from the paint in the can.

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