Big things with little cars

Custom Datsun Wagon

This particular custom is all philipilihp fault. I traded for a Datsun wagon with him. When it showed up, it had an older hot wheels along with it.

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I immediately wondered what the wheels off the other car would look like on the Datsun. A bit of grinding later the answer was “pretty good”, and again reminded me of a more period car running smaller wheels with fatter tires.

A coat of green paint and some detail painting, and it was done.

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The wheels are definitely oversized, and required some grinding of the wheelwells to fit, but in person they look more beefy than overlarge.

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He is also responsible for my only other Datsun wagon, an error car with on incorrect wheel on the right front.

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