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Chev vs Hemi - The Rivalry Revival !
jimb
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Posted: Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 12:57 AM UTC
There's something not quite right with you guys!

Jim
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Posted: Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 05:03 PM UTC
We need a banner for this thing so I can promote it on our Facebook page. Anybody good at this stuff?
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Posted: Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 07:31 PM UTC
I realized something today. I have a Chevy pickup and a Chrysler Turbine car in my stash. I could have used them for the build instead of the CMP and WC military vehicles I chose. It would have saved me the cost of buying them, but then, what is this hobby for other than building kits we we don't have in our stash and need to buy.
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Posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 01:33 AM UTC

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We need a banner for this thing so I can promote it on our Facebook page. Anybody good at this stuff?



We have a Facebook page? Am I the only person on the planet that doesn't use Facebook?

Jim
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Posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 01:44 AM UTC

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We need a banner for this thing so I can promote it on our Facebook page. Anybody good at this stuff?



We have a Facebook page? Am I the only person on the planet that doesn't use Facebook?

Jim



Yes we do Jim!
AutoModeler FB

I'm not a fan of Facebook either although it is a good way to promote the site.
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2002hummer
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Posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 02:33 PM UTC

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We need a banner for this thing so I can promote it on our Facebook page. Anybody good at this stuff?



We have a Facebook page? Am I the only person on the planet that doesn't use Facebook?

Jim



Yes we do Jim!
AutoModeler FB

I'm not a fan of Facebook either although it is a good way to promote the site.



Whats Facebook? I am not a fan either or a member of Facebook. If it helps to promote our hobby maybe I should join it.
Dragon164
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Posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 06:31 PM UTC
Here are a couple of banners.





Cheers Rob.
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Posted: Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 07:47 PM UTC
Hopefully this one is easier to read.



Cheers Rob.
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Posted: Monday, September 01, 2014 - 09:43 AM UTC
This is just my idea for a joke banner. Please don't take offense anyone.

Chev vs Hemi - The Rivalry Revival !

No offense or harm intended.

Randy
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Posted: Monday, September 01, 2014 - 09:56 AM UTC
Perfect Randy...if only I could use it without taking some flak

Actually, for FB, that is more the size I need, I made a mistake with the banner size (FB requires something like 830 x 250). Can you resize them Rob?
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Posted: Monday, September 01, 2014 - 10:35 AM UTC
Sure.



Cheers Rob.
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Posted: Monday, September 01, 2014 - 01:58 PM UTC
Thanks Rob! I couldn't make your picture work to the correct size but I did use your idea and creativeness

(and as an unexpected bonus, the AutoModeler logo is blocking some of that ugly Dodge. Seriously, I didn't plan that...)
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Posted: Monday, September 01, 2014 - 10:27 PM UTC
Cheby: Since I can't find a Chevrolet Spark kit, I think I will build Revell's 1968 Corvette.

Hemi: Revell's gorgeous 1969 Charger og perhaps The beautiful Christine by AMT.
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Posted: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 12:59 AM UTC
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Posted: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 - 01:58 PM UTC

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I read that as ;- Chevy slow down and try to keep to the speed limit!
(85 Km/hr?)
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Posted: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 01:17 PM UTC
Have just recently ordered AMTs 1950 Chevrolet 3100 Pickup



Would Ford's 1950 Pickup be an acceptable pairing?
Dragon164
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Posted: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 05:07 PM UTC
No,
It needs to be a Mopar vehicle to go with the Chevy not Ford.

Cheers Rob.
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Posted: Tuesday, September 09, 2014 - 05:20 PM UTC

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No,
It needs to be a Mopar vehicle to go with the Chevy not Ford.

Cheers Rob.



Gotcha
Dragon164
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Posted: Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 08:48 PM UTC
Well...

I finally bought a Mopar kit so these will be the kits I use.

Cheers Rob.

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Posted: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 04:30 PM UTC
Hi I'm interested to join the campaign for next year.

would be ok for this pair?

I have a Revell 2010 Camaro, best choice would be Revell 2009 Dodge Challenger (Still have to order online)

if not can I do a 2010 Camaro vs 70 Cuda?

Cheers!!!

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Posted: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 05:01 PM UTC
Hi folks. Catch up time, there seems to be quite a bit of interest still developing. Excellent!

Chester, welcome to the greatest scale modeling forum in the entire universe! I'm sure you will enjoy your time here. Either of your proposed pairings will be fine, I look forward to watching your builds evolve, so please make sure you post up plenty of progress pics.

Rob, LOVE the Camaro mate, great choice! That other thing, well, just do your best. Cool banner as well, looks like they took that photo a fraction of a second before the con rods shot out through the side of the Hemi block and the driver threw his hands in the air with an all too familiar "Not Again!"

Pricklehead, I've always considered picking up that truck but just never quite managed it, so I'm keen to see how it builds up. Let us know which MOPAR/HEMI mechanical disaster you dredge up to go with it.

Jesper, my man, '68 Vette, awesome! I suppose I will just have to tolerate whichever you select to build alongside it.



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Posted: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 07:55 PM UTC
Thanks Damian,
It was a lot nicer when I still had one.

Cheers Rob.
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Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 03:49 AM UTC
Thanks Damian!!! will have to look for relative or a friend to bring the kit here
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Posted: Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 06:31 PM UTC

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Pricklehead, I've always considered picking up that truck but just never quite managed it, so I'm keen to see how it builds up. Let us know which MOPAR/HEMI mechanical disaster you dredge up to go with it.




Been having trouble matching it with something, so I am thinking of a bit of a diorama based around a Texaco station and perhaps a '57 Chevy Bel Air and a '56 Chrysler 300B