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PostSubject: Re: 1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa    1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa  - Page 2 Icon_minitimeMon 26 Mar 2018, 2:50 am

So satisfying to see how a wash brings out the details.

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Looking real good, I'm watching this!
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Lovely clean building David, very much looking forward to the body work.
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PostSubject: Re: 1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa    1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa  - Page 2 Icon_minitimeWed 28 Mar 2018, 7:06 pm

Heckuva good kit!!!! Better than any U.S. ones of the era. Excellent engine and paintwork too!
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Hello all, I'm progressing with the engine nicely.
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The plug leads were especially challenging.
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Fantastic!
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Ok, the engine has been finished. I don't think there's anything else to add to it. The decals weren't too bad for 34 years old.
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Superb work David. 1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa  - Page 2 1705482731
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Thanks Gary!!
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Beautifully done, that engine looks amazing
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A beautiful engine!
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I'd nearly display that beside the car, it's a shame to hide it.
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This is all looking great Dave and the engine is spot on. 1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa  - Page 2 1705482731

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Thanks all!!
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Magnificent work on the engine!
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Weather is picking up a bit. A silver undercoat befor the final colour.
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PostSubject: Re: 1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa    1984 Porsche 911 Carrera Targa  - Page 2 Icon_minitimeMon 23 Apr 2018, 12:53 pm

More fantastic work David.
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Very nice, sir. popcorn
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Colour coat down. Now to clear or not to clear, still undecided.
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Really lovely. Thanx for making me smile today.!
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Beautiful paint!
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Clear it.
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Thanks all!
Shay, you're probably right, I should clear it. I hate clearing, It's my weakest point. Something always goes awry when I do it.
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