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Project by wiswood2 posted 08-22-2010 05:14 PM 1946 views 4 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I MADE THIS Peterbuilt tractor & duck tail low boy trailer for my son inlaw, It is just like the one he hauls his harvester and forwarder to his job sites. He is a logger. He brought me 18 coard of oak and maple, all standing dead trees, great fire wood. Now I whant to make him a model of his forwarder to put on it. I worked on this for about a month and a half off and on. Chuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#1 posted 08-22-2010 05:22 PM

Exquisite detail. Beautifully done as always.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#2 posted 08-22-2010 06:05 PM

again, you do beautiful work… obvious is you attention to minute detail… super nice. (of course who isn’t partial to big rigs?)

p.s. don’t let it fall off of that railing!!

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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#3 posted 08-22-2010 06:33 PM

another beauty chuck

-- robert dignam

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#4 posted 08-22-2010 06:57 PM

Chuck, I look at the picture and say nice. Then I really look at it. The badges on the hood and grille, the hand holds on the exhaust stack, the headache rack, the articulated mirrors, the horns, the running lights …

I think that this is one of the best if not the best vehicle you have done so far.

-- I am responsible for how I respond to everything in my life - - Deadwood SD

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#5 posted 08-22-2010 07:02 PM

Another great Truck Chuck

-- Tim - I usally measure twice after I cut......then I know for sure that I cut it short.....

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#6 posted 08-22-2010 07:33 PM

Great design, thanks for posting, When i am seeing this design think about your honest and hard work, well done

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#7 posted 08-22-2010 07:41 PM

Wow! very nice the detail is right on, great job, do you have any Harley Motorcycles

-- Roger

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#9 posted 08-23-2010 02:20 PM

Chuck you obviously have great talent and a great heart to go along with it! I am sure your son-in-law will love it.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#11 posted 08-23-2010 10:27 PM

That is fantastic! Do you turn your own tires too or use stock tires? The back tires look stock, but the hubcap in the front tire looks custom. Great work.

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#12 posted 08-24-2010 02:43 AM


-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#13 posted 08-25-2010 05:37 AM

very nice, great detail

-- Kory, Greensboro NC

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#14 posted 08-25-2010 05:44 AM

Oh, this is just wonderful. The details are perfect!
It reminds me of some fun and adventures I had a very long time ago.

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#15 posted 08-25-2010 08:35 PM

OOOPS! you did it again, another beautiful project!
Great looking rigg, keep them coming.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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