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Project by nrs posted 01-14-2013 03:20 AM 1584 views 5 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This skidder is made out of black walnut and big leaf maple (sawmill scraps I get at work). I spent about 120 hours on this project just trying to get all the detail in. This is my third model I have made, each getting more and more detail.





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#1 posted 01-14-2013 03:21 AM

Beautiful work.

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#2 posted 01-14-2013 03:22 AM

Really cool project. Great job!

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#3 posted 01-14-2013 03:31 AM

That’s very nice work. Good on ya, mate!

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#4 posted 01-14-2013 03:39 AM

Excellent work nicely done,

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#5 posted 01-14-2013 03:43 AM

Very nice detail work.

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#6 posted 01-14-2013 05:01 AM

That’s incredible. The tires even look a little dirty.

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#7 posted 01-14-2013 06:39 AM

Realy amaizing details.Turned out magnificant!

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#8 posted 01-14-2013 09:02 AM

Great looking skidded did you have plans

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#9 posted 01-14-2013 04:28 PM

“You Did Yourself Proud” :-)

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#10 posted 01-14-2013 06:24 PM

Stunningly awesome

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#11 posted 01-14-2013 10:00 PM

Incredibly amazing!

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#12 posted 01-15-2013 02:38 AM

Your attention to detail really shows in this realistic skidder. GREAT job!

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#13 posted 01-15-2013 04:20 AM

Very nice work.

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#14 posted 01-18-2013 10:43 PM

Ya done good! I appreciate your great care with detail. Came out superb.

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#15 posted 01-24-2013 07:27 AM

One can see the 120hrs of time & effort with attention to detail.
The timbers look great and well done on the recycling of offcuts.
Top job.
Cheers, crowie

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

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