1971 Plymouth HEMI Cuda Tripple Black


Tompidom
03-24-2013, 01:22 PM
Lately i have taken a big interrest in American muscle. Especially HEMI's
So to start of i took a Simple kit.
Some contents
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/365030_zpsf57a7937.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda001_zps8f75efd6.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda002_zps7cfcff26.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda003_zpsa1772dd3.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda004_zpsf7f1745b.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda005_zps1706715e.jpg
I have made a lot of progress this weekend so this won't be a Mega WIP.
Here's a couple of pic's of what I've done so far
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda006_zpsde18b7df.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda007_zps0eace819.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda008_zpsc7feb8b0.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda010_zps2041dab9.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda011_zps0fba30a8.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda012_zpsf20eab54.jpg
I wanted to do vinyl top s i had to add a plastic stip
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/PlymouthHemiCuda013_zps2217fb23.jpg

Thats it for now, More pic's Tomorrow

Tompidom
03-25-2013, 01:50 PM
Some more work on this one
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/1_zpseaa56f2d.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/2_zps4c8189df.jpg
Also did some BMF
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/5_zps5283b08c.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/4_zps3db5a738.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/3_zpsfb12dadf.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/6_zpsff65c2a7.jpg
Cleared the body
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/7_zps32602377.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/8_zps131d458a.jpg
Painted the engine and cleared it
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/11_zps62d42426.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/12_zpscddf9615.jpg
Made a start on the detail painting of the chassis
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/9_zpsa3f29026.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/10_zps19a375ce.jpg

mopar man
03-25-2013, 10:12 PM
good work so far love the cuda

corvettekid_7684
03-27-2013, 09:31 AM
Very nice!

El Destructo Inc
03-27-2013, 06:44 PM
A little heads up, sand down the carbs so the hood will sit flush when the shaker scoop is on.

Tompidom
03-28-2013, 02:05 PM
And here is what i have done with the vynil top

http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/365klaar022_zps1c4cc993.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/365klaar023_zpsc4e59aff.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/365klaar024_zpse9e999bf.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/365klaar025_zpsa1a5f15c.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/365klaar026_zps23ce55d6.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/365klaar027_zps9e0b0475.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/365klaar028_zps5195af83.jpg
I have also done a little detail painting in the engine bay
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/365klaar029_zps378f8e55.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/3001_zps24b5349c.jpg

Tompidom
03-31-2013, 09:33 AM
This one is nearing the end.

I floked the interior tub
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/365klaar030_zps4ed49069.jpg
Added some seatbelts
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/4007_zps5d83a9f8.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/4008_zps5bdad709.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/4010_zpsebbd2280.jpg
Did some silver on the wheels
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/4023_zpsf59ff659.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/4002_zpsb9890fd2.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/4003_zps70890cc7.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/4004_zpsab8c1e03.jpg
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/4005_zps2ec9674f.jpg

In the end I had to take of the cabels and sink the shaker in a little deeper because it did not clear the hood. It really does not matter that much cause you could'nt even see the cabels....

mopar man
03-31-2013, 06:23 PM
looks amazing I did this kit and had the same problem with the shaker hood shaving down the carbs fixed the problem

Tompidom
04-01-2013, 12:58 PM
Finished this one
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff483/XRCFLASH/71%20Plymouth%20Hemi%20Cuda/4011_zps707e3016.jpg
http://www.automotiveforums.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?p=7034129#post7034129

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