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#2588194 - 12/06/18 03:35 PM vegas rat rods pulled me in
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with a 67 coronet , it may be a real r/t but they added to the patina and clear coated it realcrazy my twocents use a mat finish so it don't have shine to it


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#2588210 - 12/06/18 04:08 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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Originally Posted By theraif
with a 67 coronet , it may be a real r/t but they added to the patina and clear coated it realcrazy my twocents use a mat finish so it don't have shine to it




Just be glad they did not put a compound turbo cummins in it. whistling
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#2588213 - 12/06/18 04:12 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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He LOVES those 5.9 moders ,... doesn't he ? Santa4
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#2588271 - 12/06/18 05:54 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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Originally Posted By theraif
with a 67 coronet , it may be a real r/t but they added to the patina and clear coated it realcrazy my twocents use a mat finish so it don't have shine to it



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#2588286 - 12/06/18 06:19 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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For the amount of effort expended to hillbilly-up that R/T, I'd prefer he instead respected the car and IMPROVED its condition.

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#2588308 - 12/06/18 07:11 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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Nope.

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#2588314 - 12/06/18 07:48 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: Not_A_Duster]
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Tried watching that show for a while. Cannot stand the main guy (and personally don't like their stuff either)
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#2588318 - 12/06/18 07:55 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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Could be worse....if Richard Rawlings did it, it would have a LS motor with sidepipes, and air ride suspension with him doing his "WOOO" girl impression wearing girls jeans and all of his jewelery.

Drive it down the Vegas strip and see if you can lure out the guy that wears a shirt sleeve on his forehead to hide his receeding hairline.

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#2588384 - 12/06/18 09:59 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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I like it.👍

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#2588387 - 12/06/18 10:14 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: rapom]
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Originally Posted By rapom
I like it.👍


X 2

but he MUSTA found those customers after they HIT IT BIG at the casino !
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#2588396 - 12/06/18 10:33 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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I like a lot of stuff they build... like road kill vehicles, after doing body work/paint for years, the idea of not having to make stuff look perfect sure is appealing.
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#2588407 - 12/06/18 10:57 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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#2588408 - 12/06/18 11:04 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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Me thimks he might have a STASH of Cummins motors !
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#2588409 - 12/06/18 11:05 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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#2588412 - 12/06/18 11:17 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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Don't like............
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#2588425 - 12/06/18 11:42 PM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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I like it,it has an old school 70s vibe to it.
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#2588439 - 12/07/18 12:46 AM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: chargervert]
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Originally Posted By chargervert
I like it,it has an old school 70s vibe to it.


Do remember anything like that in the 70s, maybe the shackles but that’s about it.

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#2588458 - 12/07/18 04:20 AM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: theraif]
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Snow tires are a softer compound and were poor mans racing slick in the day. Are those snow tire on the rear?

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#2588481 - 12/07/18 06:49 AM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: dart4forte]
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Originally Posted By dart4forte
Originally Posted By chargervert
I like it,it has an old school 70s vibe to it.


Do remember anything like that in the 70s, maybe the shackles but that’s about it.


Other than the color of the wheels, it looks like the street cruisers that I saw on the Avenue back in the day! My 70 Charger R/T SE, was jacked up with Gabriel Hi jacker air shocks,shackles, Cragars and N-50-15 tires on the back. It was a yellow car,that I sprayed flat black with spray cans,with a gold tail stripe, and had "Back in Black" with lighting bolts hand painted on the back edge of the trunk lid.


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#2588483 - 12/07/18 07:03 AM Re: vegas rat rods pulled me in [Re: 2boltmain]
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Originally Posted By 2boltmain
Snow tires are a softer compound and were poor mans racing slick in the day. Are those snow tire on the rear?


Slicks and cheater slicks from back in the fifties and sixties had the ribbed sidewall like that.
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