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Kirley

CIE SS Class Bus

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Pickup two bus kits last year but only getting round to building them now.

 

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SS Class School bus and a KE Class bus.

 

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Many thanks to ttc0169 for his painting advice on the School Bus. Weshty provided the decals.

 

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The KE bus is drying after spraying with lacquer to fix the decals and then I'll install the glazing, not one of my favorite jobs.

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Excellent work, Kirley! Seeing that school bus reminds me of countless cold, damp mornings waiting on the side of the road. *shudder*

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I convinced my parents at the age of 9 , to buy me a bike, and cycled the 6 miles to school, ( each way ) just to get away from those busses ... Shudder

 

By the way , where did you get the kits from ?

 

Dave

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.Does the glazing come with the kit?

 

No you just get the body. I was able to use the surplus plastic from the Jim Poots KE Bus Kit but you have to cut it to fit.

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No you just get the body. I was able to use the surplus plastic from the Jim Poots KE Bus Kit but you have to cut it to fit.

Ouch! I have a feeling you'll prevail nonetheless. They look well

 

EDIT: Based in NY! Didn't realize. Might grab one but windows sound troublesome

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