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CURIOUSITY, THE 4 FOOT DRIVE

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Project by Sam Shakouri posted 688 days ago 5554 views 10 times favorited 32 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Once upon a time, many milions years ago, a man named Fred Flintstone was the first man from planet The Earth rambled on its surface by his newly self-invented Four Foot Drive ( 4FD ) vehicle, baptized as CURIOUSITY 2MBC.
Today, I’ve just finished building a replica of that prehistory 4FD vehicle. Yabba dabba dooooo.
photo # 5 is for the man of that moment.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....





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#1 posted 688 days ago

i never knew it was a right hand drive
did they just turn the film inside out
for the brits and aussies

great work sam

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#2 posted 688 days ago

Looks like it was a fun project Sam, nice work.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#3 posted 688 days ago

That’s just cool!

-- - Ni faru ion el ligno!

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#4 posted 688 days ago

Nice Job Sam but have to say all your work is great. Wish I had the time to put toward my woodworking so maybe in time I could do what I would consider great work as yours and a lot of other guys here on LJ.
The more I look at the quality of work that takes place here I realize this site has to product some of the finest and greatest pieces of work anywhere.
No market can came come close to the work that takes place here.
My hats off to all of you pro’s and soon to be pro’s

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (tom@thcww.com)

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#5 posted 688 days ago

Yabba Dabba Dooooooo!!!!!!!!

-- Isaac- Decatur, GA - "Your woodworking....NOT machining parts for NASA!!!"

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#6 posted 688 days ago

This really takes us back….....Thanks Sam!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#7 posted 688 days ago

Yaba daba doo! Nice one, Sam.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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#8 posted 688 days ago

Very nice

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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#9 posted 688 days ago

This cracked me up. May have to make one for my grandson. What are the dimensions?

-- J.C.Sellers

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#10 posted 688 days ago

That is really cool Sam !!! Visions of my childhood. Thanks.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#11 posted 688 days ago

What a fun idea! And better gas mileage than a hybrid ;)

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#12 posted 688 days ago

That’s awesome. Brings back great memories.
Cheers,
Richard

-- "It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it...It's the hard that makes it great."

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#13 posted 688 days ago

Love it

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#14 posted 688 days ago

What a great project – this really brings back memories for this Flintstones fan. Looks like it came right off the assemply line in Bedrock.

-- Kay - Just a girl who loves wood.

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#15 posted 688 days ago

Yaba Daba DOO!

COOL!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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