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1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« on: December 05, 2017, 10:28:22 AM »
I finally finished this one. 1955 Highbinder with belt drive tandem.

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1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« on: December 05, 2017, 10:28:22 AM »

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2017, 12:26:23 PM »
Incredible work!
Very impressive detail work!
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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2017, 03:38:40 PM »
Wonderful!

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #3 on: December 05, 2017, 04:13:53 PM »
Great work! Love the details!

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #4 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!!

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #5 on: December 05, 2017, 11:28:33 PM »
What a finish Brian, looks amazing, ready for the road!

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #6 on: December 06, 2017, 08:06:12 AM »
Looks Great ! Doug.

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #7 on: December 06, 2017, 08:12:26 PM »
Thanks Guys!!!!

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #8 on: December 09, 2017, 09:19:18 AM »
CONGRATULATIONS  !!!!!!!!!
Is a great work - very  realistic !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #9 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.

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #10 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 .
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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #11 on: December 13, 2017, 01:13:27 AM »
Brian,
I have a question : the front wheels were you was find ? Is resin ?

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #12 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.

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #13 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)

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Re: 1955 IH RDTC Highbinder Finished
« Reply #14 on: January 03, 2018, 08:14:02 PM »
Thanks for the kind words!!

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