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Scale Model Trucks => 1/24 & 1/25 Scale Model Trucks => Topic started by: DRIPTROIT 71 on December 05, 2017, 10:28:22 AM

Title: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: DRIPTROIT 71 on December 05, 2017, 10:28:22 AM
I finally finished this one. 1955 Highbinder with belt drive tandem.

(https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4584/37966430915_bbb1c97ff3_k.jpg) (https://flic.kr/p/ZQXTbt)IMG_6866 (https://flic.kr/p/ZQXTbt) by Brian Smith (https://www.flickr.com/photos/142089846@N05/), on Flickr

(https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4525/38137617594_8195577b9a_k.jpg) (https://flic.kr/p/2176g1W)IMG_6861 (https://flic.kr/p/2176g1W) by Brian Smith (https://www.flickr.com/photos/142089846@N05/), on Flickr

(https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4527/24980851518_c0ed29a2ec_k.jpg) (https://flic.kr/p/E4toQw)IMG_6857 (https://flic.kr/p/E4toQw) by Brian Smith (https://www.flickr.com/photos/142089846@N05/), on Flickr

(https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4549/38853450181_1bd356d218_k.jpg) (https://flic.kr/p/22cm676)IMG_6853 (https://flic.kr/p/22cm676) by Brian Smith (https://www.flickr.com/photos/142089846@N05/), on Flickr

(https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4533/27077210249_ce2b51e125_k.jpg) (https://flic.kr/p/HfHMfz)IMG_6836 (https://flic.kr/p/HfHMfz) by Brian Smith (https://www.flickr.com/photos/142089846@N05/), on Flickr

(https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4577/27077222179_ae20841d8b_k.jpg) (https://flic.kr/p/HfHQNg)IMG_6823 (https://flic.kr/p/HfHQNg) by Brian Smith (https://www.flickr.com/photos/142089846@N05/), on Flickr

(https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4517/38137921384_c41779fb8e_k.jpg) (https://flic.kr/p/2177PjG)IMG_6802 (https://flic.kr/p/2177PjG) by Brian Smith (https://www.flickr.com/photos/142089846@N05/), on Flickr
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: Wreckerman on December 05, 2017, 12:26:23 PM
Incredible work!
Very impressive detail work!
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: chuckyr on December 05, 2017, 03:38:40 PM
Wonderful!
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: dsldriver on December 05, 2017, 04:13:53 PM
Great work! Love the details!
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: DRIPTROIT 71 on December 05, 2017, 08:54:01 PM
Thanks for the kind words everyone!!
Special Thanks again to Wayne Crane for all the reference material!!
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: JJG on December 05, 2017, 11:28:33 PM
What a finish Brian, looks amazing, ready for the road!

Jim.
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: Doug1966 on December 06, 2017, 08:06:12 AM
Looks Great ! Doug.
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: DRIPTROIT 71 on December 06, 2017, 08:12:26 PM
Thanks Guys!!!!
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: Danmodels on December 09, 2017, 09:19:18 AM
CONGRATULATIONS  !!!!!!!!!
Is a great work - very  realistic !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Dan
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: DRIPTROIT 71 on December 11, 2017, 06:29:27 PM
CONGRATULATIONS  !!!!!!!!!
Is a great work - very  realistic !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Dan
Thanks Dan!!! Your engine was great! I almost hated to hide it under that cab.
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: tery on December 12, 2017, 08:33:32 AM
Wow ! you nailed it ... I remember those Belt Drives , they were better than a tag axle in the snow .
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: Danmodels on December 13, 2017, 01:13:27 AM
Brian,
I have a question : the front wheels were you was find ? Is resin ?
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: DRIPTROIT 71 on December 13, 2017, 03:10:22 AM
Brian,
I have a question : the front wheels were you was find ? Is resin ?
All of the wheels are resin. All were purchased on Ebay. I think the the front may have originally been from Ben Wicker. Moluminum now sells Ben Wicker's wheels. These look to be the same.
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: Cardboardfido on December 23, 2017, 08:08:26 PM
CONGRATULATIONS  !!!!!!!!!
Is a great work - very  realistic !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Dan

(My thoughts too) I had to look twice, = (is it a model?, or is this the real rig?)   8)
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: DRIPTROIT 71 on January 03, 2018, 08:14:02 PM
Thanks for the kind words!!
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: Danmodels on January 04, 2018, 07:32:00 AM
Brian,
Thank you for information ! Other question : The front tires is resin too ?? I like it !
Dan
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: Jimmy B on January 07, 2018, 04:55:08 PM
Blown away, just super!

Jimmy B
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: DRIPTROIT 71 on January 09, 2018, 07:34:52 PM
Brian,
Thank you for information ! Other question : The front tires is resin too ?? I like it !
Dan
The front tires are AMT kit tires.
Blown away, just super!

Jimmy B
Thanks so much!!
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: Danmodels on January 12, 2018, 02:30:11 AM
Thank you Brian for information.
Great work Congratulations !!!!!
This is an truck I like mach !
Will be an honor to me to help you with resin pieces on the future projects.
Dan
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: US MAIL GUY on January 12, 2018, 04:59:58 PM
Brian,
   Great replica!! Details are realistic to say the least.
                                                        Gary
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: DRIPTROIT 71 on January 30, 2018, 02:11:11 PM
Brian,
   Great replica!! Details are realistic to say the least.
                                                        Gary
Thanks so much!!
Title: Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
Post by: DRIPTROIT 71 on January 30, 2018, 02:12:11 PM
Thank you Brian for information.
Great work Congratulations !!!!!
This is an truck I like mach !
Will be an honor to me to help you with resin pieces on the future projects.
Dan
Thanks Dan! Look forward to seeing more of your products in the future.