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Project by rkevins posted 09-18-2010 03:58 AM 1478 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This truck is from a 1995 Wood mag. I added a few touches of my own the upper part of the bumper, added twin stacks, a tailgate to the bed, and a short dowl to hold the bed up. The body of the truck is walnut, the bed is white oak, and I turned the fuel tanks from some scrap red oak.
Thanks for looking Kevin





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spunwood

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#1 posted 09-18-2010 04:08 AM

Fantastic, my boy would get such a kick out of one…maybe more than I do.

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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Jim1963

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#2 posted 09-18-2010 07:10 AM

Very cool !

-- SW la.

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souichiro

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#3 posted 09-18-2010 09:45 AM

Very nice truck! I’m curious, how does the bed attach to the truck?

-- Dale, Oregon

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toyguy

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#4 posted 09-18-2010 01:56 PM

Nice little truck..good job.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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workerinwood

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#5 posted 09-18-2010 04:42 PM

Nice job! Great gift idea for grand sons.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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wiswood2

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#6 posted 09-18-2010 06:28 PM

Nice truck .
Chuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2 www.wisconsinwoodchuck.com

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rkevins

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#7 posted 09-18-2010 10:16 PM

thanks everyone
souichiro..the bed is attached to a block with a dowl pin going through the truck frame sorry I don’t have a closeup shot of it.

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clieb91

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#8 posted 09-19-2010 01:38 AM

Great looking truck. The preview photo made me do a double take as it looked kinda real.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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meaded

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#9 posted 11-09-2010 02:31 PM

Good job keep it up, I like the truck models, keeps the hands busy when other projects are less important.

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robdem

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#10 posted 10-14-2013 11:17 PM

Great looking truck .

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