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#1 Gene/ZR1


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Posted 11 July 2018 - 08:17 AM

This little (Lancer) sand buggy project was was started March 09 2018, I would kick it around a little here and there tweaking the mold from photos but finally getting it done.  The original had a few panel lines that will be cut in the resin vac mold. 

 The sides of the mold are extended down to make sure fit-up to chassis of choice will adapt since a original side template for this project was not available.


 Thanks to Mattb and Don Siegal for donor parts and technical support.


I didn't realize this buggy was a hard to find item.


Enjoy the photos 









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Posted 11 July 2018 - 08:53 AM

Oh wow! That's gorgeous :D :heart:
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Posted 11 July 2018 - 09:18 AM

Looks GREAT!   :clapping:  :good:  :good:

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Posted 11 July 2018 - 12:22 PM

Great job.   I hope you guys will appreciate how many hours Gene put in to make this as nice as it is.   I intercepted the body while on it's way from Terry in Oz to Don in Paris.   I made a rough plaster cast of the inside and Gene put in a lot of time to make a buck for the beautiful body you see here.  

I think I will need two of them to build for my home track.   I think Terry wants one or two also.   I will find out and get back to you Gene.



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Posted 11 July 2018 - 01:29 PM

And yet another awesome job by Gene!


I want a few of these dune buggy bodies

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Posted 11 July 2018 - 04:30 PM

Gene you are the MAN!

Nice, very nice.

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