Mercedes 540k coupe.

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Mercedes 540k coupe.

Postby arni » Fri Apr 13, 2018 6:52 pm

Going to start this shortly. [smilie=banana.gif]
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Re: Mercedes 540k coupe.

Postby arni » Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:29 pm

Started on this,got the suspension and wheels together.
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The bodywerk is very nice s I may try polishing the shell tonight.
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Re: Mercedes 540k coupe.

Postby arni » Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:03 pm



I tried polishing her with T cut all in one and it looks fine,a few mold lines on the rear wings but beyond that it's ok.
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Re: Mercedes 540k coupe.

Postby arni » Sun Apr 15, 2018 3:45 pm



Sanded the mold lines down ending in 12000 grit,
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Then polished the parts.
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Re: Mercedes 540k coupe.

Postby arni » Sun Apr 15, 2018 5:24 pm



Got the sexy 8 banger done.
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Re: Mercedes 540k coupe.

Postby arni » Sun Apr 15, 2018 6:42 pm

Running boards on.
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Re: Mercedes 540k coupe.

Postby arni » Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:17 am

Just found a nail file that is ULTRA smooth,tried it and will check in daylight,
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Re: Mercedes 540k coupe.

Postby arni » Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:20 pm


Got the dash done,gave the instruments a wash even though it cant be seen here!
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The three seat interior..
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And done.
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Some good looking bloke in the reflection..
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Wheels on.
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Just a mockup...
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Re: Mercedes 540k coupe.

Postby arni » Tue Apr 17, 2018 3:54 pm



Got the screen in,the roof on and the grille fitted.
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Re: Mercedes 540k coupe.

Postby arni » Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:39 pm



Got the exhaust on,frustrating as my pain levels were high today.....
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Same with the bumpers and lights,
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Reminds me of a ponton merc from the 50s.
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ok..
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