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Toy costruction #96: WS Tractor Semi #3

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Blog entry by htl posted 09-03-2016 12:02 AM 502 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 95: WS Tractor Semi #2 Part 96 of Toy costruction series Part 97: WS Tractor Semi Fenders and cab »

Finally got back to building my truck.
Using oak and walnut for this build just love the way the grain in the oak shows up in these models.
Needed to cut out the engine compartment.
Wanted it cut in one pass so it would be nise and smooth so the clamp keeps it from being able to move.

Next up was the grill and made some doors..

Then on to the dash board and finish the inside so I could close it up..

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.



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GR8HUNTER

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#1 posted 09-03-2016 12:10 AM

looks like your well on your way Bruce ….. should be done in 2 days ..LMAO ,........... GREAT JOB

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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htl

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#2 posted 09-03-2016 12:12 AM

Ya!!! That’s right then I need to start on the wheels. AAAAAAAaaaa!!!!!!!!!
I’m going to have to mix up a batch of that tire blacker upper.

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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ralbuck

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#3 posted 09-03-2016 12:19 AM

Looking very nice—and a whole lot of work left!

-- just rjR

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#4 posted 09-03-2016 11:41 AM

That is looking real good Brian and with the top photos of how you did it, you make it look so easy….thank you!

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#5 posted 09-03-2016 03:36 PM

looking good Bruce.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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#6 posted 09-03-2016 05:07 PM

I’m surprised you didn’t do the wheels FIRST !

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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htl

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#7 posted 09-03-2016 08:34 PM

Joe For some reason maybe I know how now and not in any hurry to start that project again but I will I want some black tired wheels to match my lowboy trailer.. lol

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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bruce317

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#8 posted 09-04-2016 09:13 PM

Bruce, The start of another great one. Love the seats.

-- Bruce - Indiana

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#9 posted 09-07-2016 08:55 PM

Looking good I like those seat cover colors.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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