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Project by Edwin posted 08-19-2017 08:22 PM 1174 views 1 time favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from ipe, oak, and pine. The hood ornament is made from purple heart. Completed 8/2017.

I wanted to nickname this project “What now?!” because of the several problems I had during construction.

-- Ed Port Republic





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tinnman65

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#1 posted 08-19-2017 08:43 PM

Very nice work, you may have had several problems during construction but it turned out great.

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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Dutchy

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#2 posted 08-19-2017 09:13 PM

Another nice Woody. Well done.

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lew

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#3 posted 08-19-2017 09:24 PM

Sweet!

I think I hear Jan and Dean sing somewhere!

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

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htl

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#4 posted 08-19-2017 09:34 PM

lew I was thinking the same thing even before I saw your post!!
It’s just so sweet it hurts!!!
Got to love then woody’s, white walls and all.

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woodshaver Tony C

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#5 posted 08-19-2017 09:57 PM

What a gem of a model. Love all the great detail! Very nice! Thanks for sharing!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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tyvekboy

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#6 posted 08-19-2017 10:24 PM

Beautiful work of art and love. Thanks for sharing.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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bruce317

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#7 posted 08-19-2017 10:34 PM

Great build!

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

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Jim Jakosh

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#8 posted 08-19-2017 10:56 PM

That is a very good looking woody!!

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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GR8HUNTER

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#9 posted 08-20-2017 12:22 AM

What wood did you use for white walls ????
a very nice looking model …GREAT JOB :<))
GRATZ TOP 3

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

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#10 posted 08-20-2017 01:11 AM

Looking good, congrats on the Top 3.

-- Sean

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ralbuck

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#11 posted 08-20-2017 02:12 AM

FANTASTIC!

I am a big fan of 47 Ford woodies!

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

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BurlyBob

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#12 posted 08-20-2017 02:53 AM

That’s just fantastic. A true classic of a true classic.

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LittleBlackDuck

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#13 posted 08-20-2017 04:00 AM

Scrubbed up well Edwin, despite any problems. Incredible how a bit of “tunning” will get ‘er runnin’ smoothly.

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

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Blackie_

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#14 posted 08-20-2017 09:49 AM

Very nice.

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bj383ss

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#15 posted 08-20-2017 12:24 PM

Came out great. Also interested what wood you used for the whitewalls. On my 32’ Ford I used Aspen.

Bret

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