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Post by dv8v8 on Sat 10 Nov 2018, 10:07 pm

i have had a Jaymar fiberglass  HK monaro for a very long time, it was originally purchased to one day convert into a HG monaro, however Tubman makes a very nice resin HG and i have one, so i have decided to turn this one into a South African Chevelle, it will remain a curbside, so the chassis is a piece of styrene, the wheels came from my spares box, the interior came from The Parts Box (i think), the body was so thin i had to reinforce it by pouring resin inside, still got a lot to do but this is where i am up to so far

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Post by allan on Sun 11 Nov 2018, 4:01 pm

lot of work on this one not the best body to work with.
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Post by dv8v8 on Sun 11 Nov 2018, 6:57 pm

needs a bit of refining but got the grille sorted out

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Post by allan on Mon 12 Nov 2018, 6:35 pm

Did not know that they were called Chevelle in South Africa thought they were just called Chevrolet.
Grille looking good too.
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Post by dv8v8 on Mon 12 Nov 2018, 6:41 pm

early ones were called a Chevrolet SS but later ones didnt have the SS Badges and are refered to as Chevelles
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Post by allan on Tue 13 Nov 2018, 6:23 pm

Thank's for the infor on it.
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