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P ROTOTYPE MODE L E R - D ECEMBE R 1978

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Model and photo by the author.

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Fuel and Water Tank Details

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the frame. I cut through the end cross piece and removed in completely. I also removed the mounting lugs on the frame. Since the holes in the shell were previously filled, you must come up with some way of attaching the body shell to the frame . I used the technique used by Tom Vanden Bosch in the October, 197 7 , issue of
Prototype Modeler.

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Pilot Details

Remove all cast-on detail from the fuel tanks using fine files and sandpaper. If a 300 or 800 series unit is being modeled, cut a slot between the tanks so they appear seperated. If a 400 series unit is being done, remove the forward tank. I
Larry D. Dilts photo.

BN 6194, 6141, 6179 Southbound at Custer, SD, on 3 -27-74.

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