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Project by Bruce Barber posted 04-06-2018 12:28 AM 1137 views 5 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well Guys here is my Jeep from Toys & Joys
i used Oak and Walnut and some Blood wood to do the job ,, it took me about 58 hours but who is counting ,,, ME ,, LOL i stain the wheels with black stain ,, it makes the wheel look sharp

-- Bruce, Edmonton Alberta, Canada

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#1 posted 04-06-2018 12:43 AM

A very nice looking jeep Bruce …lots of very GR8 details ….love the seats… interior looks real….GREAT JOB :<))

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

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#2 posted 04-06-2018 01:02 AM

That interior is impressive!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#3 posted 04-06-2018 01:40 AM

Super nice Jeep Bruce! Great looking detail all around and those tires are awesome!

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

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#4 posted 04-06-2018 02:44 AM

That is flat out wonderful.

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#5 posted 04-06-2018 02:50 AM

Very impressive model.

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

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#6 posted 04-06-2018 02:56 AM

Your Jeep turned out nice, the interior is impressive and the black tires make it pop. Keep up the good work.

-- Sean

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#7 posted 04-06-2018 03:16 AM

That is one beautiful Jeep!!!!!!!!!
As all have said the interior is wonderful, love your color chooses and style.

Can we get a couple a shots from a better angle of the tires PLEASE!!!
Their so black it’s hard to really see the details.
And I’m with Ducky I love to see a great wheel and tread design.

-- An Index Of My Model making Blogs

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#8 posted 04-06-2018 04:42 AM

Excellent detailed job! All the best words for that work. Color contrast realy emphasises shapes and contours.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#9 posted 04-06-2018 06:15 AM

A nice piece of work Bruce. Great interior and with nice wind screen wipers. This isn’t a car from 70 miles in a hour but 1 car in 70 hours.


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#10 posted 04-06-2018 07:34 AM

Beautiful timber mix Bruce and great detail sir. Very well done!!

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

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#11 posted 04-06-2018 08:53 AM

Great job BB. Might have taken 58 hours but seems like 6 months in the “making”... however, well wotrth the wait.

All you guys are getting more and more fanciful/detailed so that it’s hard too keep up. Beaut detail in the interior… is that a BIG “sun roof” or did you use your memory encapsulator before gluing the roof on?

Agree with Dutchy about the wipers which give the front-on that additional layer of class.

Have you tried ebonising? Like you I prefer to paint my wheels black as I cannot seem to get that vinegar and iron concoction to make my tyres dark enough… must be the timber I’m using as some timber ebonises better than others… Having said that, Dutchy and PJonesy seem to have successfully surrendered to their dark side!

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

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#12 posted 04-06-2018 10:26 AM

Several jeeps are coming out right now, very nicely done.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#13 posted 04-06-2018 10:50 AM

everything about it is outstanding – well done !

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#14 posted 04-06-2018 11:00 AM

very nicely done

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#15 posted 04-06-2018 11:01 AM

really really nice job patience pays off in the end

-- Retired and lovin it

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