1957 Cameo Pickup

AMT 1957 Cameo pickup built as a street machine.    The stock front clip has been replaced by one from an AMT Nascar kit.  Wheels and tires are from the parts box.  Motor also came from the Nascar kit as did the rear end

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1.  Nascar front frame is glued in and checking the stance
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2.  From the side.
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3.  From the front...
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4.  Frame and body is painted, Nascar block is built up and test fitted.
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5.  Close up of the front suspension and Nascar block.
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6.  Checking for clearance between the motor and interior tub
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7.  Checking the fit of the interior tub and body.
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8.  Front suspension completed.
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9.  Overall shot of the frame with suspension
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10.  Motor installed
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11.  Exhaust also installed
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12.  Chassis from the top.
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13.  From the bottom
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14.  We have a rolling chassis
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15.  Rolling chassis with the interior tub.
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16.  Mockup with completed interior and firewall.
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17.  Mockup with painted body and completed chassis.
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18.  Still needs BMF and the wood bed painted
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19.  From another angle
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20.  Front and center on the bench....