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'64 Chevy Fleetside; at least a place to sit!
Mechworker
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Ontario, Canada
Joined: September 20, 2013
KitMaker: 229 posts
ModelGeek: 15 posts
Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 02:50 AM UTC
One of my favourite parts of a car kit is the interior. Since this is where most of us spend the our time with our cars, I like to make it as authentic as possible within the confines of what the kit gives me. Usuall, car interiors aren’t bad. However, the interior on the ’64 Chev Fleetside I’m working on is, well, a bit confused.

The problem is that it has features of both the standard and the “Custom” cab, so getting everything sorted out took a bit of work! Thankfully, I was able to mostly get it looking like it should, and now the Fleetside at least has an “office” to work with!

Check it out below; feedback is welcome as always!

https://adamrehorn.wordpress.com/2018/01/03/64-chevy-fleetside-update-2-inner-conflict/


jimb
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New York, United States
Joined: August 25, 2006
KitMaker: 2,046 posts
ModelGeek: 276 posts
Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 10:04 AM UTC
Nice looking interior. Well done.

Jim
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Victoria, Australia
Joined: June 09, 2009
KitMaker: 5,478 posts
ModelGeek: 18 posts
Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 10:36 AM UTC
Super job Adam, love the dash detail and the tone and textural variations on the bench.
Top blog content as always, love your commentary style.

Cheers, D
Hwa-Rang
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Kobenhavn, Denmark
Joined: June 29, 2004
KitMaker: 6,113 posts
ModelGeek: 1,288 posts
Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 11:40 AM UTC
Excellent work on the interior Adam.
Mechworker
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Ontario, Canada
Joined: September 20, 2013
KitMaker: 229 posts
ModelGeek: 15 posts
Posted: Thursday, January 04, 2018 - 03:51 AM UTC
Thanks guys, for the compliments on both the build and the blog!

My brother recently got his hands on a, I believe, '60 Chev pickup from Revell; they actually have the sail plane with the nearly correct pattern on it. I wonder why they changed the mould there?

The pastels on seats do help make them look a little more "plush" while still giving an indication of use, without filth, I think.