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Old 06-21-2008, 11:17 AM
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I'm currently scratchbuilding a reasonably scaled Toyota 4A-GE engine for a concourse project. I'm also trying to incorporate as many working features as my clumsy fingers and limited skills will allow The fun starts:













































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Old 06-21-2008, 11:21 AM
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I'll update as time and progress allows. Thanks for looking folks....cheers!
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your kidding me. that is amazing.
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Holy moly, this is unreal. How amazing is that, still can't beleive my eyes
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WOW!!!!!!! THat is insane.
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no ing way.......that is SICK, the detail is ing AWESOME
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I wondered when you'd stage your "big comeback"

Nice work as usual. But I don't see any piston rings
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OK, I quit, I'm not going to try any more... Is it possible for someone to win the forum?
I mean seriously, .
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Simply amazing. You are a man of vision.
Thanks for posting all those pics.... I can't get enough... that's truly inspirational.
Got any more pics?
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I never believed it but I guess patience IS of virtue...

Great job
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that is just phycotic. incredible and amazing and jaw-droppingly awe inspiring, but phycotic none the less.. wow.
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Im going to shoot myself....I am such a loser...
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wow!!!!!! all your builds just amaze me. proof that there is no limits to what can be done good job.
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do you actally have some styrene petrol to burn in that engine?what is estimated MPG?
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