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Project by htl posted 10-17-2016 08:33 PM 1502 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Back two years ago I got talked into building an wooden toy air tri plane and it fired back up in me my love of building toys.
The second toy I made was a hot rod as shown in the first picture, it’s funny but I thought this was a great size to build but have come to find out if you want to add details you got to go bigger at least in my case.
It is made with cherry and walnut.
Here's the constrution blog.

Here'is the little hot rod post.

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#1 posted 10-17-2016 08:35 PM

Hay man, that’s real cool.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#2 posted 10-17-2016 09:06 PM

love this nice little hot rod …...even though its a chevy …..... GREAT JOB

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

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#3 posted 10-17-2016 10:00 PM

Nice job #4, incredible how one advances in such short a time… and that is not being derogatory to your earlier build.

Back two years ago…

- htl

It’s only taken you 2 years to learn that headlights have been invented!

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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#4 posted 10-17-2016 10:10 PM

Amazing tires !!!

Does it do burnouts?

-- John - Central Ohio - "too much is never enough"

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#5 posted 10-18-2016 12:00 AM

johnhutchinson This is build with cherry it did a bunch a burn outs but I sanded them all out.

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#6 posted 10-18-2016 12:35 AM

Little Deuce Coupe … NICE !

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#7 posted 10-18-2016 12:45 AM

The finish really makes the timber details stand out Bruce, another top job sir…

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

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#8 posted 10-18-2016 02:43 AM

Thanks all for checking it out.

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#9 posted 10-18-2016 06:08 AM

Those are cool.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#10 posted 10-18-2016 06:26 AM

Another….............................nice “little” car.


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#11 posted 10-18-2016 08:10 AM

I bet it’s an addiction. Those wheels looks fantastic!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#12 posted 10-20-2016 02:28 PM

Very nice work.

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

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#13 posted 10-21-2016 12:31 AM

You really did a wonderful job on these cars, love the wood choice, thank you for sharing

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

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