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Project by GR8HUNTER posted 10-08-2016 07:16 PM 5293 views 2 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is my version of a 55 …going slightly off T & J plan …..... but mostly from pictures and memory …...made from maple ,popular ,dark walnut ,red heart , satinwood ….... took about 30 hours …....next up is a 65 Mustang NO PLANS just 4 pictures …......Wish me luck ….... LMAO

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





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BradsWood

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#1 posted 10-08-2016 07:32 PM

Looks awesome!

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Dutchy

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#2 posted 10-08-2016 07:44 PM

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#3 posted 10-08-2016 07:44 PM

great work

-- bambi

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ralbuck

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#4 posted 10-08-2016 08:08 PM

Very nicely made customized “street-rod” 55 FORD!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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htl

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#5 posted 10-08-2016 08:51 PM

Way cool love the down low look and them big fat tires.
The front end is outstanding!
Funny I’ve been looking to build a hot rod here lately the 32 chevy coupe looks like a winner to me.
I see a red boxes in the back and it came to me he’s puttin light in that thing. LOL

-- Learn More About Making Wooden Models. An Index Of My Model making Blogs. http://lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/116729

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#6 posted 10-08-2016 09:00 PM

Nicely done and a great year, I had wanted to get one of that year but ended up with the previous model. On this trip I am on I happened up on a gathering of old cars and trucks. Stopped and took pictures, This truck was so low it drug on the closely clipped grass.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#7 posted 10-08-2016 09:39 PM

This is a real beauty. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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

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PaulDoug

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#8 posted 10-08-2016 11:01 PM

Very “cool”! Modern day cars are soooo boring….

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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lew

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#9 posted 10-08-2016 11:13 PM

Can almost hear those “lake pipes” roar!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#10 posted 10-08-2016 11:30 PM

Very Nice tony love the wood bed with different woods very nice.
Dee1

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sras

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#11 posted 10-09-2016 12:13 AM

Nice!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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GR8HUNTER

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#12 posted 10-09-2016 01:13 AM

I see a red boxes in the back

hey Bruce that is a fuel cell ….. original fuel tank was in the cab ….. behind the seat

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

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Sonofabeech

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#13 posted 10-09-2016 02:34 AM

Thats a wiched hot rod, very nice job, hoping to make one for my son in the future.

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#14 posted 10-09-2016 03:49 AM

Similar to one on profile photo. I like the engine part outside and front mask.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#15 posted 10-09-2016 04:10 AM

This truck looks wonderful, love the detail and well done

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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