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Project by archie18 posted 618 days ago 1363 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

When I asked for suggestions for Christmas presents for family members, I was surprised to get a request for cars from a 40 year old TV show. I gave my grand nephew a model of the “General Lee” car last year so he wanted the rest of the cast this year. Car bodies carved from poplar, windshields and accessories made from oak and walnut. Wheels purchased from hobby shop.

-- Robert in middle TN





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#1 posted 618 days ago

Now aren’t they all great.

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#2 posted 618 days ago

Good choice and nice work.

-- From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned. Immanuel Kant

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#3 posted 618 days ago

That is AWESOME. You done the Duke Boys proud.

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Dan

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#4 posted 618 days ago

good job ,I just gotta get a saying out I remeber,
I used to love the part when they were talking on the CB radios …........lost sheep to shepard lost sheep to shepard you got your ears on Uncle Jesse? lol

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#5 posted 618 days ago

Well worth your effort and time. These are all great.

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#6 posted 618 days ago

Great looking cars!

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#7 posted 617 days ago

I loved that show as a kid…have you got a pic of the General Lee?

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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archie18

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#8 posted 617 days ago

Thanks for the nice comments. You can see the Gen. Lee in my projects.

-- Robert in middle TN

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#9 posted 572 days ago

G’Day Robert,
When I read the heading I was expecting to see the General Lee but you’ve done the rest of the vehicles from the series in this build…..top marks, though I’d still love to see a photo of the General Lee.
Cheers, crowie

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

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archie18

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#10 posted 572 days ago

Here is link to Gen. Lee http://lumberjocks.com/projects/57090

-- Robert in middle TN

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crowie

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#11 posted 572 days ago

Thank you…...The general Lee looks great….

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

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