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Look for the differences, T and J Chevrolet truck 1932

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Project by Dutchy posted 07-27-2018 07:45 AM 3066 views 1 time favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This time I made a serie of four from the T and J chevrolet truck. It was Dee1 who sent me the plan for this little car. Till now I have made 6 of them. It’s clear that I like to make this model.

I used Oak (tyres), Beli (chairs and front), Ash (load bin), Meranti (mudgards and bottom), Wenge (door handles), Beech (dowels), Cherry (engine hood and cabin) and Pacific teak (bumper)

Below some more pictures.

Thanks for watching. All comments appreciated.

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/





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crowie

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#1 posted 07-27-2018 07:52 AM

Absolutely gorgeous wooden models Dutchy….

The vehicles of that era just look great,

and sir, you have certainly done one superb job on this batch; WELL DONE!!

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

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LittleBlackDuck

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#2 posted 07-27-2018 08:11 AM

Nice job Dutchy, I stutter with my mouth… not my hands.

Reminds me of 4 ducks in a row without feathers.

You can’t fool me. The top picture has a small ”1” and some writing while the second has a larger ”2”.

- Dutchy

If I’m wrong, steer me in the right direction.

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

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toyguy

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#3 posted 07-27-2018 09:45 AM

Very nice as usual Dutchy. The trim and hinges in 2 are a better looking arrangement.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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recycle1943

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#4 posted 07-27-2018 10:23 AM

OUTSTANDING !! I hope you get a ton of money for them, they are worthy

steering wheel, top windshield trim

tie bar between fenders

-- 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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woodshaver Tony C

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#5 posted 07-27-2018 11:51 AM

Fabulous work! And Yup what everyone above said. But I may have found one more that you didn’t even notice.
LittleBlackDuck Good catch on the 1 and 2

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

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LittleBlackDuck

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#6 posted 07-27-2018 12:39 PM

I think toyguy nailed it. The answer hinges on the question.

Also noticed some of the clamps are back the front, the pencil was blunt and one of the lazy buggers rolled over and went to sleep.

Bet you never realised you made sooo many mistakes Dutchy... relegated from Superman to Boy Wonder

You should take a straw poll on which hinge set looks better. With me the jury’s still out… though I’m hinging towards the symmetry of #1.

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

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Dee1

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#7 posted 07-27-2018 01:54 PM

Just fantastic Dutchy, as always your work just amazes me,
Doing maybe a little better here now, today is three months she has been with the lord.
hopefully one day soon I will get back out in the shop.
Dee

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 07-27-2018 02:07 PM

You did a wonderful job on these trucks and they show a lot of fine craftsmanship. Congratulations!

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

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Gary

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#9 posted 07-27-2018 03:53 PM

Inspirational. Real beauties.

-- Gary, Florida

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jbay

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#10 posted 07-27-2018 04:09 PM

Tires?
Nice work!

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ralbuck

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#11 posted 07-27-2018 04:10 PM

FANTASTIC WORK!

They are not differences; they are CUSTOMIZATION!

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

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hookfoot

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#12 posted 07-27-2018 04:58 PM

Beautiful job. Maby I should say Beautiful play, because this does not look like work.

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therealSteveN

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#13 posted 07-27-2018 05:04 PM

Very nice. A veritable kids playground. I looked closely at the side view comparisons and besides grain in the wood didn’t see what must be obvious. Now on the front look where you ask the question “find the differences” the car on the right has no tread on the tires, and the one on the left does.

Awesome work, thanks for posting.

-- Think safe, be safe

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Steve

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#14 posted 07-27-2018 08:36 PM

One of the cars has the crossbar across the front while the others don’t.

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Dutchy

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#15 posted 07-27-2018 09:25 PM

Thanks guys for all your responce!

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-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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