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Re: 2017 Group Build: Rescue Units

Postby GLMFAA1 on Fri Jan 20, 2017 11:24 pm

chariots of fire wrote:I got a photo of that myself out at NNL Nationals in Toledo back in the day! If memory serves me correctly it was 1/16 scale. Pretty good size. That sound right, Greg?

I believe it is 1/24th as the figure at the hydrant is from the chevette kit. We had plans to do a Smith Miller B Mack swab like rescue with all the bells and whistles but we never got it off the blueprints, We planned on building in brass :)
If I'm not mistaken the cab of this unit is a Tom Showers cab.

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Re: 2017 Group Build: Rescue Units

Postby Modelmaker on Sun Feb 12, 2017 2:34 am

Hi Guys, Here is the starting point for my Entry in the group build,(ssb resins FDNY ambulance) will be done for West Granville FD. Gary

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Re: 2017 Group Build: Rescue Units

Postby jshep26101 on Wed Feb 15, 2017 10:14 pm

I was going to post more on this build but photos wont come back up so I am not going to try to post any on this one for now
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Re: 2017 Group Build: Rescue Units

Postby chariots of fire on Fri Feb 17, 2017 11:19 am

Welcome to the house Jim! Looking forward to your work!
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Re: 2017 Group Build: Rescue Units

Postby Icheymon on Thu May 18, 2017 9:50 pm

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Rescue 19

Postby jshep26101 on Fri May 19, 2017 10:24 pm

This is my entry to group builds I used the Revell 77 GMC snowplow kit and a aftermarket utility bed. I made my own
decals to replicate the Wood County WV Rescue Squad truck used in the 80's till mid 90's then it was replaced with a
1997 GMC SILVERADO CAB remounted box. I had to stretch the chassis a little to line up wheel base in the back but it was pretty nice build up.going to add photos again later.
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Re: 2017 Group Build: Rescue Units

Postby explorer2770 on Fri May 19, 2017 11:02 pm

Icheymon wrote:Would this count? Maybe it wil spur me on to finish it.

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While I'd love to see you finish this rig, this group build is for models started since November 2016.
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Re: Rescue 19

Postby explorer2770 on Fri May 19, 2017 11:03 pm

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Re: 2017 Group Build: Rescue Units

Postby jshep26101 on Tue Jul 04, 2017 6:02 pm

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Re: 2017 Group Build: Rescue Units

Postby chariots of fire on Tue Jul 04, 2017 7:13 pm

Looks like you are getting there. Keep on truckin! ;)
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Re: 2017 Group Build: Rescue Units

Postby explorer2770 on Sun Aug 06, 2017 2:02 pm

I hope everyone is chugging along with their builds. Only 4 months left!
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Rescue 419

Postby jshep26101 on Sat Aug 26, 2017 11:37 pm

Revell gmc 77 snowplow with a aftermarket utility bed,tarp was done by printing out on paper and gluing to box
finished in Gloss White with clear coat and custom decals ,spare parts for lightbar, rear flashers , crystal gems in red
clear amber for other lights.
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Re: 2017 Group Build: Rescue Units

Postby pyrman on Sun Aug 27, 2017 11:35 pm

Looks good so far.


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