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#1 posted 02-20-2016 08:18 PM
Great details – I like how you used contrasting wood for the fenders & body. Did you stain the tires? In one pic they look light colored – but darker in the finished product.
Thanks for sharing.
Bill in MI
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#2 posted 02-20-2016 08:25 PM
Beautiful car, nice lines. I like colours the most.
-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted
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#3 posted 02-20-2016 08:26 PM
It’s a very nice miniature.
helluvawreck aka Charleshttp://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com
-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau
#4 posted 02-20-2016 09:54 PM
Yes Bill I stained the tires with English walnut stain because they look to white.
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#5 posted 02-20-2016 10:31 PM
nice toy, I like the wheels
-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia
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#6 posted 02-21-2016 12:27 AM
That is absolutely Beautiful, I love the detail and the contrasting wood choices.Thank you for sharing.
-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.
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#7 posted 02-21-2016 12:55 AM
Nice picture. The truck is great too. :)
-- Joe - - Laughter is like a windshied wiper, it doesn't stop the rain but allows us to keep going.
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#8 posted 02-21-2016 01:17 AM
Your project turned out really nice, love the colors and blacking the wheels help put it over the top.
-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.
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#9 posted 02-21-2016 03:54 AM
My friend is building a similar project and I forwarded it to him
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#10 posted 02-21-2016 09:31 AM
Beautiful! Really well done!!!!
-- Jim, Marostica Italy
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#11 posted 02-21-2016 11:28 AM
The truck is georgous as is the art in the background. Are you a paint brush artist as well ?
-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - Your imagination is your only holdup
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#12 posted 02-21-2016 12:59 PM
Looks great. What woods did you use?
-- Bruce, Boise, ID
#13 posted 02-21-2016 07:55 PM
Dick the one right behind is a copy of self portrait of Picasso the other one is Don Quixote and yes I did that a long time ago.
#14 posted 02-21-2016 07:56 PM
Bruce I used purple heart for the body maple for the fenders and oak for the wheels and lights and also for the horns.
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#15 posted 02-21-2016 10:30 PM
Delightful to look at. Nice work, I’m sure your friends loves it.
-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.
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