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Model Team supercharged V8 motor (MOC)


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#1 Kierna

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 05:18 AM

Small Block Chevy, more or less.
Details include:

-White ceramic coated zoomie headers
-Dual four barrel carbs
-8-point distributor and spark plug boots under headers (no cables in this render)
-Fuel pump to carbies (red 180 degree connector on crankshaft, no fuel lines in this render)
-Braced supercharger pulley with idler


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Who wants to see a dragbike built around it? :wink:

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#2 Alasdair Ryan

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 01:41 PM

Looks good,but I would use stud-less beams or studded beams for the frame.
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#3 Kierna

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 02:18 PM

View PostAlasdair Ryan, on 12 November 2012 - 01:41 PM, said:

Looks good,but I would use stud-less beams or studded beams for the frame.

Why? This is Model Team.
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#4 hrontos

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 02:59 PM

View PostKierna, on 12 November 2012 - 02:18 PM, said:

Why? This is Model Team.

I think, to make it more sturdy. These axle based connections disassembly quickly.

#5 Kierna

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:24 AM

View Posthrontos, on 12 November 2012 - 02:59 PM, said:

I think, to make it more sturdy. These axle based connections disassembly quickly.

Not everything is built like a truck :wink:
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#6 Tadej

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 10:08 AM

.I agree model team is about look not functionality

#7 hrontos

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 03:05 PM

View PostKierna, on 13 November 2012 - 01:24 AM, said:

Not everything is built like a truck :wink:
A model is just to look at.

OK, understand. Than it is perfect to use axles, they give much more realistic look if you really want it for display and not for playing purposes.Beams wouldn't be so nice and realistic.



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