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Project by SouthavenToyMaker posted 03-22-2017 05:25 PM 959 views 0 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My newest completed project. Made mainly from white oak and walnut. As always i changed some things up to make it my own. This is this first toy that I used any finish. I think I like the way it turned out, and may be spraying some of my other projects..

-- Is "Good Enough " really ever good enough?





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majuvla

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#1 posted 03-22-2017 05:26 PM

Everything looks awesome, but lifting mechanisam is fantastic – very detailed.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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GR8HUNTER

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#2 posted 03-22-2017 05:42 PM

hey don’t scratch my dump truck with that hook LMAO ….....a very nice looking heavy duty tow truck …... good contrasting woods …GREAT JOB :<))

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

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diggerdelaney

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#3 posted 03-22-2017 05:47 PM

Very nice I like this alot.

-- Derek, Kent, UK, http://s702.photobucket.com/albums/ww21/diggerdelaney/

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Dutchy

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#4 posted 03-22-2017 06:11 PM

Very nice build. I’m enjoying. Great woodcombination. Great wheels.

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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jim65

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#5 posted 03-22-2017 06:23 PM

nice build, very well done!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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bruce317

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#6 posted 03-22-2017 07:33 PM

Great looking model. Well done.

-- Bruce - Indiana - Sawdust is just, MAN GLITTER!

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crowie

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#7 posted 03-22-2017 08:06 PM

Now that’s one top looking truck sir…love the timber contrasts.

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

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hunter71

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#8 posted 03-22-2017 08:34 PM

nice job man.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 03-22-2017 08:35 PM

This is a great model with so many fine details and so much fine craftsmanship.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://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

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htl

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#10 posted 03-22-2017 08:43 PM

Great project and so heavy duty for sure.

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

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Redoak49

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#11 posted 03-22-2017 08:47 PM

Exceptional work….the detail is fantastic

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ralbuck

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#12 posted 03-22-2017 09:22 PM

” Great looking model. Well done.” quoting Bruce.

I do have to agree 100%.

Making things like these is a lot more complicated than it first appears to be.

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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PPK

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#13 posted 03-22-2017 09:28 PM

I concur with ralbuck. I’m in awe of you guys that make all these models out of WOOD. I can’t fathom how much work goes into it. I was just looking at ONE detail – the hydraulic rams… I’m sure those things have to be hard to get just right!

-- Pete

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oldrivers

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#14 posted 03-22-2017 11:07 PM

Very good love the detail.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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bushmaster

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#15 posted 03-23-2017 12:16 AM

An extremely beautiful built model.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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