LumberJocks

Grain Hauler

  • Advertise with us
Project by 67flh posted 01-14-2018 06:17 PM 948 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first attempt at building a truck, the canvas cover is actually cloth canvas painted with a semi gloss paint. Two things I did not have at the time were a band saw and a spindle sander. The job would have been a lot easier with both.

-- Brad





9 comments so far

View ralbuck's profile (online now)

ralbuck

5118 posts in 2412 days


#1 posted 01-14-2018 06:32 PM

A very well done hopper bottom rig. Both the tractor and the trailer are excellent renditions!

Even the tarp is realistic.

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

View Dutchy's profile

Dutchy

3083 posts in 2314 days


#2 posted 01-14-2018 06:33 PM

This is a very nice build!

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

View majuvla's profile

majuvla

13038 posts in 3014 days


#3 posted 01-14-2018 07:30 PM

Very good wooden replica. I agree, bandsaw and spindle sander make work much faster.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View htl's profile

htl

4107 posts in 1305 days


#4 posted 01-14-2018 11:30 PM

Great project ain’t a blast to build such a beauty?

-- An Index Of My Model making Blogs here on Lumber Jocks.. http://lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/116729

View GR8HUNTER's profile

GR8HUNTER

4728 posts in 858 days


#5 posted 01-15-2018 03:09 AM

A very nice job and considering no band saw or spindle sander you did very well ….GREAT JOB :<))

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

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

32083 posts in 3013 days


#6 posted 01-15-2018 04:52 PM

This is a beautiful tractor trailer model and it shows a lot of wonderful details and fine craftsmanship.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

View HotRod1's profile

HotRod1

39 posts in 403 days


#7 posted 01-15-2018 09:14 PM

Great looking rig, well done.

View LittleBlackDuck's profile

LittleBlackDuck

2002 posts in 967 days


#8 posted 01-16-2018 05:11 AM

You’ve done yourself proud 67’.

Shame you haven’t provided a few more pictures (they can be imbedded with your story).

Also don’t be afraid of providing a longer narrative… I hate reading, but, I do love to hear about projects’ background and the build… warts and all… gives me a bloody good excuse for spending more time at my computer!

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

View LittleBlackDuck's profile

LittleBlackDuck

2002 posts in 967 days


#9 posted 01-19-2018 09:34 PM



That is superb
Great creativity
https://www.minimilitiaapkmod.com/
https://minimilitiamodcheats.com/mini-militia-one-shot-kill/

- prince383


67’
, Looks like you’ve won yourself some SPAM!

You might want to “flag” and remove it…

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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com