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Project by toyguy posted 03-29-2013 01:01 PM 2065 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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 03-29-2013 01:08 PM

Nice work Brian!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#2 posted 03-29-2013 01:10 PM

Brian, that is a beautiful miniature.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#3 posted 03-29-2013 01:47 PM

Nice job Brian. I sure miss my shop.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#4 posted 03-29-2013 01:48 PM

Wonderful job beautiful looking truck.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 03-29-2013 03:48 PM

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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#6 posted 03-29-2013 04:49 PM

Nice little truck brian

-- robert dignam

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#7 posted 03-29-2013 05:18 PM

Its beautiful.

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

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#8 posted 03-29-2013 07:08 PM

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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#9 posted 03-29-2013 08:56 PM

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

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#10 posted 03-30-2013 04:36 AM

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

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#11 posted 03-30-2013 11:21 AM

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 03-30-2013 01:32 PM

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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#13 posted 04-02-2013 01:51 PM

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

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