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Rat Rod Semi

Post by Nighthoon on Sun 25 Mar 2012, 9:02 pm

hey guys ive got a kit i wanna turn into one of those hot rod semi rat rod builds i got the inspiration from big bad wolfe's peterbilt but im finding it hard to find some reference pics on the net im going to try and and keep as original to a truck as i can dual rear axle and turn table stacks and etc but i cant find any inspiration apart from big bad wolfes if anyone has any pics or some links or even some ideas on how i could go about finding some info out on a build like this would be much appreciated

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Post by Adam Clark on Sun 25 Mar 2012, 9:29 pm

Just use your imagination mate.
Kind of like dad did with a peterbilt. (DeeCee)
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Post by zenrat on Mon 26 Mar 2012, 11:17 am


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Post by Nighthoon on Tue 27 Mar 2012, 9:43 am

i like that zen thats a beast of a peterbilt, i was going through some parts box's last night and oh my god i found an allison v12 engine so im going to make a few copies of it and use two of them hopefully haha
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Post by blatdriver on Wed 04 Apr 2012, 10:09 am

I've found these pics, it's not a ratrod but it's cool











Just have fun with it, and go with what you like bigthumbsup

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Post by tezza43 on Wed 04 Apr 2012, 10:56 am

How about something like this '50 Peterbilt rat???




The possibilities are endless...

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Post by Nighthoon on Wed 04 Apr 2012, 4:33 pm

i feel my inspirational juices flowing lol ive half made a mould of my allison engine and some truck wheels so once that is done i can start on the beasts chassis and wheels ive got a 34 ford ute cab i might use instead
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