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Project by jacob34 posted 784 days ago 1377 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a piece my dad wanted to remind him of toys of his boyhood. He wants to hang it up so no landing gear.

-- so a bear and a rabbit are sitting on a log





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 784 days ago

Nice job on that bomber!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Martyroc

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#2 posted 784 days ago

Jacob, that came out great, you may have a new career ahead of you :)

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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kcmat

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#3 posted 784 days ago

Cool B-25!

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jacob34

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#4 posted 784 days ago

Marty if by career you mean playing with toys yes. It was a lot of fun.

-- so a bear and a rabbit are sitting on a log

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PRGDesigns

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#5 posted 782 days ago

Where did you happen to get the scale dimensions? My Dad was part of a B-24J Liberator crew in WWII and I am interested in developing a similar scale model of his plane. Thanks in advance for any consideration you can give this matter.

-- They call me Mr. Silly

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jacob34

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#6 posted 782 days ago

Prgd I will be honest I have a book called the Complete book of World War II combat aircraft.

I used the page for the B-25 but it was the same, I measured and if you look at some of the pictures on one of the blogs I put the parts on the page to compare and as a reference during sanding.

-- so a bear and a rabbit are sitting on a log

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sawdust55109

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#7 posted 782 days ago

Now that is cool!!

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Arnies

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#8 posted 782 days ago

Good job on the plane. You are a much better painter than i am. I tried painting windows etc but they did not turn out as good as yours.

-- arnies

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jacob34

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#9 posted 782 days ago

Arnies I cheated and used a paint pen, I am not a good painter but I can sketch and draw so I cheated and used the pens.

-- so a bear and a rabbit are sitting on a log

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Spofeo

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#10 posted 763 days ago

really nice bomber Jacob! turned out great hope you dad loves it :)

-- Spofeo/Kristian

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