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Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Sat 16 May 2009, 12:23 am

xr8's inspired me to have a crack at a big rig.......





lol just took the lid off the box and.............. OH @#$%!!!!!
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by mrxreight on Sat 16 May 2009, 9:47 am

well i must say you have picked a great kit to start with but also one of the hardest kits as it has a lot load of little part but i builds well with alot of great detail

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Post by allan on Sat 16 May 2009, 1:25 pm

that's going to one cool big rig,good luck, Cool
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Sat 16 May 2009, 6:14 pm

Yeh thankz blokes, i know what ya say'n xr8, never hav i seen so many parts, gunna keep it box stock, but i think it might look better in metallic red.........
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Sat 16 May 2009, 9:20 pm

almost forgot, does anyone know where to get referal piks for the 377 a/e engine? hav'n trouble trak'n em down............
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by mrxreight on Sat 16 May 2009, 9:30 pm

bones the engine is a series60 detroit so just head to the detroit web site mate so you can get your colours and detail keep up the good work and if you have any questions mat just ask as i em a truck driver and no my big rigs
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by checkmate on Sun 17 May 2009, 7:55 am

And your spelling proves your a truckie Ash! lol! Just kidding.

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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by mrxreight on Sun 17 May 2009, 3:32 pm

you get that
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Sun 17 May 2009, 4:02 pm

Lol, thanks big fella, will do!
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Sun 24 May 2009, 1:03 pm




So far so good, geez she builds well................
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by tezza43 on Mon 25 May 2009, 8:23 am

That's looking great Bones. Will you be using the same decals that come with the kit?

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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by mrxreight on Mon 25 May 2009, 10:44 am

looking good so far bone i like how you have painted the radiator it red and what colour is the chassic going to be
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Mon 25 May 2009, 11:37 am

G'day guys, yeh tezza, cant wait to put these decals on mate, they look auwsome, not too sure what colour the chassis'z go'n yet, sort of stuck on it, and still wait'n on biege flocking for the interior, thought the radiator would look kool be'n the same colour as the exterior.......
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Mon 08 Jun 2009, 10:48 pm




Get'n there......slowly slowly.......
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Wed 10 Jun 2009, 10:16 pm

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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by Bryce on Thu 11 Jun 2009, 10:08 am

Great colour - looking good so far.

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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by Clutch on Thu 11 Jun 2009, 6:38 pm

G'day Bones,
Great truck man, she's coming along nicely A+ .
That colour looks great and I like the sleeper.
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Fri 12 Jun 2009, 1:44 am

G'day clutch, cheers mate, pinched a bit of the missus'z tea towel to make it.......shhhhhhhhhh!
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Post by allan on Fri 12 Jun 2009, 9:24 pm

Looking great so far,great colour.
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by Paul on Fri 12 Jun 2009, 9:30 pm

Nice work Bones twothumbsup

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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by mrxreight on Fri 12 Jun 2009, 9:39 pm

nice mate thats the best out of the box377 i have ever seen
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Fri 12 Jun 2009, 11:45 pm

Cheers for the comments boys, take'n a break from this for a bit, got a few other ideas for other mods at the moment, geez you guys are a bad influence! lol
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Tue 16 Jun 2009, 10:43 pm

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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by OZBUILDER on Tue 16 Jun 2009, 11:00 pm

I dare say that its taken you a month to get this far. you must have alot of spare time man
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Re: Peterbilt 377 A/E

Post by bones on Wed 17 Jun 2009, 3:00 pm

Na not really OZ, cut a few corners on this one, be'n my first truck all, lol but ya probably right, i spend way too time in my man cave...
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