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Who build this diorama???
Topic Started: Jan 1 2010, 03:35 PM (762 Views)
modelmarknz
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Hey guys was lookin on the good old internet last night for a new project to build and came across this diorama , anyone know who build it ???
what a great idea , thats one Awesome looking speedway sign... and by the look of the newspaper article behind it , it has a great history too,
Can anyone shed some light on this??

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Throback
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Dont know who built it but it sure is COOL!!!!!!
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same said as throback,i know of some pict of a track in the us that has the same idea of the stocker on a pole,very cool dio :))) clutch
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ronr
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That Dio was built by Ken Hamilton who in my opinion is a Master Modeler. He also writes articles for Scale Auto Mag.
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modelmarknz
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thanks Pop , have to agree with you on this one Ron that ken sure can build one cool diorama ,

check out Ken Fotki web site , has a WIP shots of this dio being build , plus heaps more amazing models , well worth a look
http://public.fotki.com/khamilton/models/v...-speedway-sign/

Cheers Mark fbr fbr .z.
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racing77247
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Lil Track I use to run at when it was still open, Had a Midget On a Pole, Kids always knew we was gettin close when they could see the Pole Car in the Horizon
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Madd Mike
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Anit there a drag strip on the east coast with a flopper on a pole, :unsure:
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