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Fordson Super Dexta wooden model (third one)

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Project by Dutchy posted 08-06-2017 08:25 PM 5268 views 14 times favorited 34 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A time ago I have made two same tractors as this one, but after made a building pattern, with help from Ducky for the SU 3D drawings, I would check it on mistakes, and that’s why I build this third one.

The wood I used is Ash, Cherry, Oak, Wenge, Imbuia and Beech. The model is about 30 cm (12”) long

If you are interested to build your own look here

I have made a blog of the building with a lot of picutes.

Below some more detail pictures, but first one of the real tractor.

Thanks for watching and all comments much appreciated.

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/





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Redoak49

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#1 posted 08-06-2017 08:33 PM

This is fantastic. Many thanks to Dutchy for the great and detailed blog showing how he built the various parts.

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MrUnix

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#2 posted 08-06-2017 08:45 PM

That is outstanding… makes me miss my old tractor :)

Cheers,
Brad

-- Brad in FL - In Dog I trust... everything else is questionable

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ralbuck

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#3 posted 08-06-2017 08:59 PM

Magnificent model!

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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hookfoot

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#4 posted 08-06-2017 09:13 PM

Beautiful.

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crowie

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#5 posted 08-06-2017 09:15 PM

The detailing is just WOW & WOW Dutchy…

Following and seeing the amount of work in your blog just “kicks the project out of the park”...
Your patience and precision are at skill set to be in awe of… EXTREMELY WELL DONE SIR…...

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

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#6 posted 08-06-2017 09:35 PM

That’s just plain fantastic!

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Dee1

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#7 posted 08-06-2017 10:30 PM

I agree with all of the above
Dutchy has set the bar very high, way too high for the likes of me .
All I can say is well done my friend
Very well done sir. !

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bruce317

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#8 posted 08-06-2017 10:46 PM

Great build, like all your builds! Thank you for sharing.

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

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socrbent

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#9 posted 08-06-2017 11:24 PM

Totally Awesome! Excellent detail. Brings back memories even though we were a Massey Harris Family. I can just imagine a plow, disk or cycle-mower on that 3 point hitch. THANKS for sharing.

-- socrbent Ohio

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PaulDoug

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#10 posted 08-06-2017 11:29 PM

The best of the best!

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

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#11 posted 08-06-2017 11:47 PM

Excellent, love the wood choices.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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Lazyman

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#12 posted 08-07-2017 12:00 AM

Uitstekend!

-- Nathan, TX -- Hire the lazy man. He may not do as much work but that's because he will find a better way.

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#13 posted 08-07-2017 12:12 AM

That is a work of art Dutchy. After 35 blogs, one gets tired of echoing “WOW… fantastic”, however, unquestionably it is justified.

So here we go again…

WOW… fantastic!

PS. Regarding the change of nationality… what is the Finish?

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

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marter1229

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#14 posted 08-07-2017 01:04 AM

Nicely done, I am jealous!

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho https://www.facebook.com/SillyLillyBowsAndMore

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shipwright

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#15 posted 08-07-2017 01:23 AM

Nice one my friend, very nice.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees. http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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