Monster Truck track for my boys this Easter

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Project by Kevin Violette posted 04-03-2013 12:47 AM 4066 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My kid’s ( and I ) love Monster Jam! i wanted to make them an easter present and decided it will be a Monster Jam monster truck arena track. The base is made of 3/4 baltic birch and I used silicone caulikng, polyurethane spray foam and lots of glue to create a textured dirt like surface. Splashed some paint on it and added some detail with model paints. This was designed to work with the Hot Wheels 1/64 scale Monster Jam Trucks and let me tell you my 3 year old boys LOVED IT!

-- Kevin -- (

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#2 posted 04-03-2013 01:09 AM

So cool my grandsons are into the monster trucks to your boys will get a lot of use out of it .

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#3 posted 04-03-2013 01:25 AM


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#4 posted 04-03-2013 05:05 AM

“let me tell you my 3 year old boys LOVED IT!”

Yeah and you’re having more fun than they are!
Great Job.

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#5 posted 04-03-2013 02:22 PM

That is awesome!!!

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#6 posted 04-04-2013 02:37 AM

Great job, love it!!!!
I kept all my son’s hot wheels and monster jam trucks after he grew out of them at 11yrs old…I will wait until the grand kids and I can play together.

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

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#7 posted 04-05-2013 03:33 PM

Totally cool build! The kids will get loads of fun and that will be the best gift ever. Way to go dad!

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#8 posted 04-07-2013 10:32 PM

G’Day Kevin,
That is excellent and the young bloke will have hours of fun & play though you may have to make a few more for his friends.
Cheers from On Top DownUnder, crowie

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

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