Revell's 69 Dart on the Bench -Wheel Decisions

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  1. pntastar69

    pntastar69 Well-Known Member

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    The Dart is back on the bench and I picked up steelies from Scenes Unlimited with the red circle caps. I was planning on using wheels from a Vette model but I'm torn between the 2. The steelies will be beige body color. Opinions?

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    Frnknsteen FABO Gold Member FABO Gold Member

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    I guess it depends on what you are going to do with the body. I really like the wheels in the first pick. Reminds me of the wheels that were on a convertible Corvette Gasser model I built years ago. I'd use those, unless you are going stock paint scheme on the body, then I might consider the steelies.

    Is this the corvette kit the wheels came from?

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  3. diymirage

    diymirage HP@idle > hondaHP@redline

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    yup needs more info

    steelies would look great on a sleeper...the other ones look like wheels on roccodart's car
     
  4. pntastar69

    pntastar69 Well-Known Member

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    Yup, that's the kit the wheels and slicks came from. Going beige to mimick my Dart. Still undecided but leaning sleeper look.
     
  5. toolmanmike

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    I like the ones in the first photo myself.
     
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      I like the Vette wheels
       
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      I'm a sucker for body color painted steelies and dog dish caps. The whole "poverty pack" look, but thats just me.
       
    • pishta

      pishta I know I'm right....

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      semigloss black steelies with chrome lugs?
       
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