|Project by Dave Clause||posted 06-12-2011 03:28 AM||3188 views||2 times favorited||10 comments|
1931 Cadillac roadster from a set of Toys and Joys plans. This was my first attempt at using large scale automotive commercial plans and was impressed at the their level of detail.
Upper body is walnut, lower body is oak. Radiator and top are maple, the trunk is maple with ebony straps. Seats are paduck. Striping on the hood and body sides as well as the wide whitewalls is holly.
Years ago Doug Kenny published plans for a jig to build spoked wheels. Even with the jig, spoked wheels are still a pain in the … well, you know what I mean.