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This is a 28 Chevy Pick-up built from the Toys & Joys plan. Woods used in construction: Frame is roasted maple. Fenders are walnut. Body is cherry. Bed in truck oak. Finish is rattle can varethane.
This was a fun project to build. This model will be donated to the club I belong to and use in their upcoming car show in August. Should make a nice door prize.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,





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stefang

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#1 posted 470 days ago

Nice work Brian!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 470 days ago

Brian, that is a beautiful miniature.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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hunter71

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#3 posted 470 days ago

Nice job Brian. I sure miss my shop.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 470 days ago

Wonderful job beautiful looking truck.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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devann

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#5 posted 469 days ago

It’s a beauty. I like the door hinge detail. That’s a door prize I would love to win.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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bobman58

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#6 posted 469 days ago

Nice little truck brian

-- robert dignam

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Ken90712

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#7 posted 469 days ago

Its beautiful.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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peteg

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#8 posted 469 days ago

That is one very nice looking truck Brian, rekon if I lived handy I’d be standing by the door waiting for the “prize”, lovely in every detail. hey what size is it ?
:: ))
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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Hawaiilad

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#9 posted 469 days ago

A very beautiful job on this one Brian…another to be proud of

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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Woodbridge

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#10 posted 469 days ago

beautiful work. The dark frame and fenders look great against the lighter coloured body.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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crowie

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#11 posted 469 days ago

G’Day Brian,
That’s one very nice “ute” as we’d say in Australia.
Good mix of timbers with the colours highlighting the detail of the build, well done.
cheers from On Top DownUnder, crowie

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

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prez

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#12 posted 469 days ago

Yea, I like it too! I can see some similarities with the 1939 truck that I built earlier…I may put that project on my list for the fall….good job!

prez

-- George..." I love the smell of a workshop in the morning!"

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Fishinbo

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#13 posted 466 days ago

Great looking toy! Every little detail is well made and great choice of timbers. A great prize to have.

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