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Cars > CorvairJim’s Garage > “"Tiny Toni"” > Albums > "Tiny Toni", Start to Finish

 

Photo of a 1965 Chevrolet Corvair Monza 1:25 Scale Model ("Tiny Toni")

"Tiny Toni"

1965 Chevrolet Corvair Monza 1:25 Scale Model

 
 

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Photos in the “"Tiny Toni", Start to Finish” Album

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Description: This is the story, in words and photos, of what went into building my replica of my first Corvair.
By: CorvairJim
Filed under: 1965 Chevrolet Corvair Monza 1:25 Scale Model ("Tiny Toni")
Number of photos: 85
Updated: Sun Dec 4, 2011 12:59 am
Trophies: 395 total

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Album photo 63
More plastic surgery. This area is tough to rework, because of the...
Trophies: 4
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Album photo 64
Something the model company forgot about: The lip around the inside...
Trophies: 4
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Album photo 65
Something else that they didn't do so well is the trim around the...
Trophies: 5
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Album photo 66
All set for it's final primer and then COLOR! (The two engine lids...
Trophies: 4
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Album photo 67
Well, whaddaya know? It's GREEN!
Trophies: 5
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Album photo 68
Darker colors tend to show flaws in the bodywork, and this dark...
Trophies: 6
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Album photo 69
This side looks OK to me too.
Trophies: 5
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Album photo 70
Not much shine inthat paint, but it hasn't been polished out yet...
Trophies: 5
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Album photo 71
... And it looks like it's gonna need a bunch of polishing!
Trophies: 4
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Album photo 72
Good thing I laid down several coats of clear.
Trophies: 5
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Album photo 73
I generally use regular automotive compounds and polishes on my...
Trophies: 4
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Album photo 74
The actual car had the reart cove area painted gold. The Corsa...
Trophies: 4
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Album photo 75
Masking off for the pinstripe that the actual car had. I worked as...
Trophies: 6
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Album photo 76
I used the stock seats from one of the other "Victims" to replace...
Trophies: 6
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Album photo 77
The instrument panel is painted aluminum, which is what Chevy did...
Trophies: 6
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Album photo 78
The completed interior, ready to go into the restored, refinished...
Trophies: 7
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Album photo 79
Here's the body with it's chassis and running gear. Those wheel...
Trophies: 8
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Album photo 80
Here she is, folks! I've been wanting to build a replica of my...
Trophies: 10
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Album photo 81
In profile, the paint really seems to shine. Here you can see the...
Trophies: 9
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Album photo 82
The engine from that other model was stripped down and repainted...
Trophies: 9
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Album photo 83
This is still one of my favorite color combinations on a Corvair!
Trophies: 8
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