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Dirt Late Model 2 car stacker trailer; (Part 2) Adding of the axles
Topic Started: Sep 5 2013, 06:59 AM (2,386 Views)
john54
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In this section I have built the axles springs and other suspension components out of plastic stock. These axles are made to move to make them look more realistic, this is my own design for I am not really for sure how exactly they would be built in real life usage but I feel this would be close. .?.
[url=[IMG]http://i1362.photobucket.com/albums/r700/john5411/359%20Peterbuilt%20Dirt%20Late%20Model%20Toter%20and%20Trailer/ModelLateModelToterandTrailer048_zpsbccb55be.jpg[/IMG]]Axle hangers to frame location[/URL][url=[IMG]http://i1362.photobucket.com/albums/r700/john5411/359%20Peterbuilt%20Dirt%20Late%20Model%20Toter%20and%20Trailer/ModelLateModelToterandTrailer041_zps943c741b.jpg[/IMG]]Hangers[/URL]
[url=[IMG]http://i1362.photobucket.com/albums/r700/john5411/359%20Peterbuilt%20Dirt%20Late%20Model%20Toter%20and%20Trailer/ModelLateModelToterandTrailer047_zps5df39908.jpg[/IMG]]Constructed walking beam and support tubes[/URL][url=[IMG]http://i1362.photobucket.com/albums/r700/john5411/359%20Peterbuilt%20Dirt%20Late%20Model%20Toter%20and%20Trailer/ModelLateModelToterandTrailer046_zpsbfdde70b.jpg[/IMG]]Springs and axle shafts[/URL][url=[IMG]http://i1362.photobucket.com/albums/r700/john5411/359%20Peterbuilt%20Dirt%20Late%20Model%20Toter%20and%20Trailer/ModelLateModelToterandTrailer045_zps07d02cc1.jpg[/IMG]]Item after being built[/URL][url=[IMG]http://i1362.photobucket.com/albums/r700/john5411/359%20Peterbuilt%20Dirt%20Late%20Model%20Toter%20and%20Trailer/ModelLateModelToterandTrailer049_zps011e8737.jpg[/IMG]]Springs and walking beams installed to frame[/URL][url=[IMG]http://i1362.photobucket.com/albums/r700/john5411/359%20Peterbuilt%20Dirt%20Late%20Model%20Toter%20and%20Trailer/ModelLateModelToterandTrailer051_zps364f9479.jpg[/IMG]]Wheels and tires installed to frame[/URL][url=[IMG]http://i1362.photobucket.com/albums/r700/john5411/359%20Peterbuilt%20Dirt%20Late%20Model%20Toter%20and%20Trailer/ModelLateModelToterandTrailer052_zpsb8f251c6.jpg[/IMG]]As you can see the axles here do function by to movement of the trailer[/URL] badd
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:))) :))) rlr
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Another Rick
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jsm That is some mighty fine looking scratchbuilding. Going to be one awesome hauler.
I build models because GOD allows me to and because I can't afford the real thing!!
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