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Discussion in 'Traditional Customs' started by straykatkustoms, Oct 6, 2014.

  1. rudestude
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    Thanks 'Mo ....... I was going to ask if anyone had a rear view of the car ..now I kind of ..well...aaaaahhhh...OK it's very KOOL...a bit over the top...but f%''"- Bitchn .. in fact I think I'm going to do a front end treatment something like that on a 57 Chevy that I'm working on.. I sectioned it already I was going to go with 53 Buick style head lights any ways...oh ya it's a 1/12 scale model or did I mention that....time to get out the Good Glue ......[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

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    Chopped 4 door Merc is interesting, looks like they used '50 baby Lincoln side trim but angled up more in the front. It's got the tail lights to match. Looks like it retains all of the vent wings too. Pretty slick.
     
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    This was my grandpas car he built when it was only a few years old. My uncle has it now. Thanks for posting, it’s good to see it get some attention.


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  11. I like it! Does the car still look like that or has your uncle added his own touches? Some current pics would be swell..!

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    The car currently looks like this. My uncle and dad redid the interior and my uncle and his boys put a new built flathead in it. I’ll have to dig though some of my photo archives to find more pictures.


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    from St. Louis

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    The Night Stalker owned by Bob Laemmel in the early 80s. Pic by my Father 04AF68AD-ACFC-467F-99E2-96FFE746569F.jpeg
    Jim Mathis in his 1950 Bad Boy Mercury in 1990 at the Decatur show. Pic by my Father E9141BDF-216D-449D-A917-8CDC9069B7A2.jpeg
    Gene Elgan and his Low Rider Mercury at the Ford Mercury Club of America national show in downtown St Louis. I believe 1983 Pic by my Father. FE830B84-C9DC-4070-9EE2-4BF4CC1DA41C.jpeg Don Donavan’s custom 50 Mercury in the early 90s. Pic by my Father
    These are some of the cars I grew up with in the 80s and 90s all Ford Mercury Club of St Louis Members. Enjoy them as much as I did.
     
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    Custom in progress. Will be back to work on it soon.

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    Thanks for posting the pics, lot of kool shots


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    40LUV...were those pics one show or several...???

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  24. Several. The last six pix in 40LUV's post were of one show, Jalopyrama 2017.
     
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