Name: Brian ‘Down Shifter’ Furlong
Location: Durango, CO
Brand name of kit: Moebius Melrose Missile (converted from a super stock to a pro stock)
Moebius/Model King Melrose Missile Completed 6/20/16 by: Brian ‘Down Shifter’ Furlong
Chassis: Painted with ACE Flat Black & Krylon Color Master Gloss Black, Scratch built Narrowed rear axle, Leaf springs from Nova Pro Street kit, Modified K-member, Lowered front suspension with Posable wheels, Modified Scratch built Fuel Tank.
Motor: Painted with VHT Chevy Orange & Aluminum, M.A.D. Wired Dizzy, Parts by Parks Pulleys, Detail Masters Alt Bracket, Vintage MPC Tunnel Ram, Dual Plumbed Dominators, Detail Masters Carb Linkage, Detail Masters Detail Wire, Detail Master #1 AN Fittings, Solder Brake Line, Detail Masters #3 AN Fittings/Solid Core Black Wire for Rad Hose, Headers (unknown) – Hollowed out, Detail Masters Radiator Cap.
Rims/Tires: JDS Centerlines w/ Front Runner Tires, Sanded.
Interior: Painted with VHT Cast Aluminum & ACE Flat Black, Scratch Built Roll Cage, Seats out of parts box, Pistol Grip Shifter, Detail Masters 60’s Tach, Dash Detailed.
Body: Painted with Krylon Color Master White, Rust-Oleum 2X Clear, Vent windows/Rear Scallops/Cowl Vents & Badges removed, BMF, Detailed Taillights, Chrome removed from Bumpers and painted Aluminum (to replicate fiberglass units), Grill detailed, Rear Wheel Wells opened up, Kit Decals & Slixx Decals, Hole in hood filled, Snorkel scoop, Detail Masters Dzus Fasteners.
I want to thank: Moebius/ModelKing, Wes Hurst, Joe @JDS, Detail Masters, M.A.D., Parts by Parks,Walthers, Testors, Exacto, Slixx, and everyone for the inspiration & support.
I also Have a slide show video of this build at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d2pVGY00Zz