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  Topic: Salvino Lumina's
hurricane21

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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Sun May 15, 2022 1:56 pm   Subject: Salvino Lumina's
I would guess something Hendrick related. Can’t think of any other drivers/teams that ran Luminas that Salvinos has contracts with.
  Topic: New Nascar
hurricane21

Replies: 38
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Fri May 13, 2022 3:35 pm   Subject: New Nascar
Just checked the Salvinos site. They have 2 more HMS cars and 2 Petty GMS cars. Does anyone who's plugged in with them know if these will be part of the kit of the month? I got my Napa and Hendrick Ca ...
  Topic: Clear Earnhardt Car
hurricane21

Replies: 6
Views: 266

PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Fri May 13, 2022 8:26 am   Subject: Clear Earnhardt Car
This turned out so freaking cool. That was a really good idea to paint everything that wasn't chassis or body colored. You crushed it with the body cleanup. Your wheel detail is incredible. Well done.
  Topic: 3 AMIGOS DECALS...COMING SOON! 2022 CAMARO DECALS.
hurricane21

Replies: 10
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 25, 2022 8:39 am   Subject: 3 AMIGOS DECALS...COMING SOON! 2022 CAMARO DECALS.
Would be cool to see Ty Dillon's Gain ride from Bristol. I like very loud colored schemes.
  Topic: 2018 #41 Kurt Busch Monster Energy Ford Fusion
hurricane21

Replies: 12
Views: 847

PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Mon Apr 25, 2022 8:10 am   Subject: 2018 #41 Kurt Busch Monster Energy Ford Fusion
WOW. I built that exact car a few years ago and yours blows mine away!! Awesome job.
  Topic: 1968 Torino/Cyclone
hurricane21

Replies: 9
Views: 966

PostForum: Darkside Racers Corner 1948 - 1972   Posted: Mon Apr 11, 2022 1:19 pm   Subject: 1968 Torino/Cyclone
Thanks. Thats why I asked.
  Topic: 1968 Torino/Cyclone
hurricane21

Replies: 9
Views: 966

PostForum: Darkside Racers Corner 1948 - 1972   Posted: Mon Apr 11, 2022 10:43 am   Subject: 1968 Torino/Cyclone
AMT/Round2 has the 69 Torino Fastback kit out now and I'm wondering how difficult it would be to convert one of these to a 68 Mercury? To my novice eye, it looks like the primary difference is the 'W' ...
  Topic: Body to Frame Salvino JR
hurricane21

Replies: 2
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 07, 2022 8:43 am   Subject: Body to Frame Salvino JR
I've had that problem too. The body itself stretches pretty good and goes over the bars but that back valance pops loose on one of the sides. I've resigned myself to gluing it in last. Because of the ...
  Topic: Ricky Rudd Quaker State Buick
hurricane21

Replies: 4
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PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Tue Apr 05, 2022 9:12 am   Subject: Ricky Rudd Quaker State Buick
Beauty. The Quaker State Buicks are some of my favorite schemes ever. Green is my favorite color.
  Topic: 1991 #25 Ken Schrader Kodiak Lumina
hurricane21

Replies: 17
Views: 1325

PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Mon Apr 04, 2022 9:33 am   Subject: 1991 #25 Ken Schrader Kodiak Lumina
Wow. Absolutely flawless!!
  Topic: Jean Girard's #55 Perrier car from Talladega Nights
hurricane21

Replies: 7
Views: 2429

PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Mon Apr 04, 2022 9:31 am   Subject: Jean Girard's #55 Perrier car from Talladega Nights
Nice build. Thinking about building these to pair with the Days of Thunder cars.
  Topic: Rex white
hurricane21

Replies: 6
Views: 1127

PostForum: Darkside Racers Corner 1948 - 1972   Posted: Thu Mar 31, 2022 10:34 am   Subject: Rex white
MarkJ - That would be great. I'm just tring to get the basics of the engine compartment and undercarriage. I'm not doing anything with the trunk area.
  Topic: Rex white
hurricane21

Replies: 6
Views: 1127

PostForum: Darkside Racers Corner 1948 - 1972   Posted: Wed Mar 30, 2022 9:23 pm   Subject: Rex white
Jumping in on this to ask another Rex White question from that era. I’m starting his 61 Impala. I’m having trouble finding reference pics the show the underside of the car or the engine compartmen ...
  Topic: David Pearson Short Track ASA Camaro
hurricane21

Replies: 24
Views: 2259

PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Thu Mar 17, 2022 12:29 pm   Subject: David Pearson Short Track ASA Camaro
That's an amazing build. Can't wait to see it paired with the truck.
  Topic: First Nascar build, Dale Earnhardt Monte Carlo
hurricane21

Replies: 12
Views: 1654

PostForum: The Fab Shop   Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2022 12:02 pm   Subject: First Nascar build, Dale Earnhardt Monte Carlo
I appreciate you posting the pic. It's an excellent reference shot. Great fabrication on the seat again.
  Topic: 1989 BGN #42 Ames Pontiac
hurricane21

Replies: 3
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PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2022 8:09 am   Subject: 1989 BGN #42 Ames Pontiac
The white looks so crisp. The underlays definitely worked.
  Topic: First Nascar build, Dale Earnhardt Monte Carlo
hurricane21

Replies: 12
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PostForum: The Fab Shop   Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2022 8:32 am   Subject: First Nascar build, Dale Earnhardt Monte Carlo
That seat is excellent but if you're looking for an accurate Earnhardt car I'd be careful and do some research before you install it. Dale was notorious for using a very primitive drivers seat, right ...
  Topic: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
hurricane21

Replies: 14
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2022 9:21 am   Subject: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
The expensive Tamiya stuff. It doesn't leave residue but as it sits on the paint it leaves an indentation on the paint. I'm probably going to suck it up and order some enamels. I just like how easy it ...
  Topic: MODELS FOR SALE-Sale ended3-28
hurricane21

Replies: 9
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PostForum: The Trading Post   Posted: Tue Mar 08, 2022 11:27 am   Subject: MODELS FOR SALE-Sale ended3-28
PM sent on Elliott Dodge, Coke Monte, and Isaac Torino
  Topic: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
hurricane21

Replies: 14
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 08, 2022 9:08 am   Subject: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
kurth: I use rattle can primers. No specific reason, just what I've always done because it's cheap and easy to find at stores close by. Just got started airbrushing last fall.

I'm using Tamiya acry ...
  Topic: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
hurricane21

Replies: 14
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 07, 2022 11:32 am   Subject: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
lefty1820 What are you using for primer?

Now that you mention it I have recently switched to a different primer. I think its Rustoleum. It's thicker than I typically use. Could that be it? Does it ...
  Topic: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
hurricane21

Replies: 14
Views: 1428

PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 07, 2022 10:04 am   Subject: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
I'm using Mr Hobby for thinner.
  Topic: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
hurricane21

Replies: 14
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 06, 2022 11:13 pm   Subject: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
Just to elaborate a little. My biggest problem is wherever the tape touches the paint it leaves indentations and marks on the paint. It’s like the paint is still soft a week later. I’ve had this p ...
  Topic: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
hurricane21

Replies: 14
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 06, 2022 2:22 pm   Subject: Tamiya Acrylics Issues
Does anyone have any positive experience taping with Tamiya Acrylics? I’ve switched to the expensive Tamiya tape and I’ve left paint jobs to dry for over a week and I still end up with the paint r ...
  Topic: Allan Grice 1989 Pontiac Coke 600
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Replies: 47
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 03, 2022 11:58 am   Subject: Allan Grice 1989 Pontiac Coke 600
PM sent for this bad boy
  Topic: Allan Grice 1989 Pontiac Coke 600
hurricane21

Replies: 47
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 25, 2022 9:21 am   Subject: Allan Grice 1989 Pontiac Coke 600
Thats the cool thing about this forum that makes it the best place to come for NASCAR modeling. I've seen it done multiple times on here. Someone posts a pic of an obscure car asking a question and wi ...
  Topic: 1968 Cale Yarborough 60 Minute Cleaners Decal
hurricane21

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PostForum: The Trading Post   Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2022 11:18 am   Subject: 1968 Cale Yarborough 60 Minute Cleaners Decal
PPP has a great Wood Brothers 67-70 sheet with all the various engine displacements, drivers, and sponsors that appeared on the 21 for that period. It doesn't come with numbers but it's got seemingly ...
  Topic: Fireball Roberts 1957 Chevy
hurricane21

Replies: 8
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PostForum: Grayside Racers Corner 1973 - 1989   Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2022 10:39 am   Subject: Fireball Roberts 1957 Chevy
MarkJ - beautiful build. Your interior looks amazing
  Topic: Fireball Roberts 1957 Chevy
hurricane21

Replies: 8
Views: 1233

PostForum: Grayside Racers Corner 1973 - 1989   Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2022 9:09 am   Subject: Fireball Roberts 1957 Chevy
I recently built that car and I had the same trouble. Based on the few pics I was able to find I painted the whole interior black. The 2 close up shots I found on Google looked like everything on the ...
  Topic: Allan Grice 1989 Pontiac Coke 600
hurricane21

Replies: 47
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Thu Feb 17, 2022 1:16 pm   Subject: Allan Grice 1989 Pontiac Coke 600
That's a cool scheme with a great story. I'd buy a sheet.
  Topic: 1987 #3 Dale Earnhardt Wrangler Monte Carlo
hurricane21

Replies: 21
Views: 6313

PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Wed Feb 16, 2022 9:58 am   Subject: 1987 #3 Dale Earnhardt Wrangler Monte Carlo
You nailed it. Looks so good.
  Topic: 1994 Bobby Dotter #08 DeWalt Tools Lumina - with a twist...
hurricane21

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PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Tue Feb 15, 2022 11:36 am   Subject: 1994 Bobby Dotter #08 DeWalt Tools Lumina - with a twist...
I really dig the damage. Looks like a typical stock car after a race.
  Topic: Salisbury Swap Meet
hurricane21

Replies: 6
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 15, 2022 9:46 am   Subject: Salisbury Swap Meet
Where can I find the details on it? Thinking of making the drive from Fayetteville.
  Topic: Tire/wheel prep/assembly
hurricane21

Replies: 11
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Tue Feb 15, 2022 9:45 am   Subject: Tire/wheel prep/assembly
Thanks MarkJ. I appreciate it. Gonna give it a try.
  Topic: Tire/wheel prep/assembly
hurricane21

Replies: 11
Views: 1360

PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 14, 2022 2:47 pm   Subject: Tire/wheel prep/assembly
MarkJ: What product do you use? Is it a Tamiya?
  Topic: Tire/wheel prep/assembly
hurricane21

Replies: 11
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 14, 2022 11:21 am   Subject: Tire/wheel prep/assembly
MarkJ: Sometimes you have to push hard to get the tire in the wheel and can damage the decal, so I build first and then do the painting and decaling and dullcoat the tire with a brush, so I don't need ...
  Topic: Tire/wheel prep/assembly
hurricane21

Replies: 11
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 14, 2022 9:57 am   Subject: Tire/wheel prep/assembly
I use the dime. I sand my tires down and paint and clear the wheels. I then mount the wheels on the tires, do all the detail work (Center hubs, lugs, red/yellow/etc rings) then any decals on the wheel ...
  Topic: 81-85 Oldsmobile
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PostForum: Grayside Racers Corner 1973 - 1989   Posted: Fri Feb 11, 2022 4:34 pm   Subject: 81-85 Oldsmobile
Ace decals has one listed on his site. It's a SMH resin.

https://acemodelcardecals.com/product/81-85-oldsmobile-cutlass-nascar-body/
  Topic: 1989 #45 Schaefer Beer Machinist Union Joe Ruttman
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PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Wed Feb 09, 2022 8:57 am   Subject: 1989 #45 Schaefer Beer Machinist Union Joe Ruttman
Awesome build. I enjoy obscure builds. Don't think I've ever seen this car before. Great work.
  Topic: Nextgen Test Shots Photos
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 07, 2022 11:57 am   Subject: Nextgen Test Shots Photos
When will that be available????

Any day now. Salvino's has them posted on their website. I believe the goal was to get them to market by the Daytona 500.
  Topic: Chevy SS & Fusion combo sale
hurricane21

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PostForum: The Trading Post   Posted: Sun Feb 06, 2022 5:25 pm   Subject: Chevy SS & Fusion combo sale
PM sent
  Topic: Water Based Paints
hurricane21

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PostForum: Nascar Tips and Tricks   Posted: Mon Jan 24, 2022 11:57 am   Subject: Water Based Paints
Does anyone have any experience using water based paints for airbrushing? I'm having trouble finding the color I need in alcohol based acrylics and I noticed a large variety of color options at my LHS ...
  Topic: First Look At The Nexgen Kit
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Replies: 19
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 12, 2022 3:35 pm   Subject: First Look At The Nexgen Kit
As someone who builds from all the different NASCAR eras I wouldn't mind if these slipped into the builders club rotation. Classic car one month, modern car the next.
  Topic: First Look At The Nexgen Kit
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 10, 2022 3:42 pm   Subject: First Look At The Nexgen Kit
How does this work with the builders club? Are the Hendrick kits going to be part of that or is this a separate line of kits that won't be included in builders club?
  Topic: Tamiya rattle can overspray. How to remove?
hurricane21

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PostForum: Nascar Tips and Tricks   Posted: Fri Dec 10, 2021 9:03 am   Subject: Tamiya rattle can overspray. How to remove?
Wet sand it. Let the paint dry out for a couple of days then wet sand with 2000 or 2500 grit. It'll look fine after you clear it. Worst case you'll have to tape the are off and touch up the paint a li ...
  Topic: Decal Coating Help
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Replies: 4
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PostForum: Nascar Tips and Tricks   Posted: Wed Dec 08, 2021 11:40 am   Subject: Decal Coating Help
I've had good luck and never have had to coat any decal sheets but I recently had a sheet that shattered when they hit the water. I'm looking for tips on coating my sheets to prevent this. Should I us ...
  Topic: Salvinos JR New Product News
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PostForum: Grayside Racers Corner 1973 - 1989   Posted: Thu Dec 02, 2021 10:21 am   Subject: Salvinos JR New Product News
If its an option that gets younger people interested in building then I say its a good thing. They'll likely never come up with a product that's better than paint and waterslide decals from an aesthet ...
  Topic: Foil printed hood pin decals
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Replies: 6
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 1:28 pm   Subject: Foil printed hood pin decals
mikesdecals.com is his site. He carries other brands as well but Powerslide is his brand and all his stuff is listed there. I can't recommend him enough. Check his site out. I can spend hours going th ...
  Topic: Foil printed hood pin decals
hurricane21

Replies: 6
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PostForum: Nascar Modeling Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 29, 2021 10:01 am   Subject: Foil printed hood pin decals
Anything from Powerslide is great. They're the top of the line decals. Extremely accurate in terms of looks/what was actually on the car and very easy to work with. Can't go wrong with them.
  Topic: Fireball Roberts 1963 Ford Galaxie
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Replies: 29
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PostForum: The Showroom   Posted: Fri Nov 26, 2021 3:29 am   Subject: Fireball Roberts 1963 Ford Galaxie
Wow. This thing came out immaculate.
 
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