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Project by Grant Ritchey posted 201 days ago 968 views 1 time favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I bought plans for this but added a few details of my own such as the opening hood, motor and doors.
I have made quite a few more such as graders, backhoes, loaders etc but they are just prototypes and not worth showing.
When I make the real ones I will post some pics of them.

-- Grant





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Woodbridge

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#1 posted 201 days ago

wow, Super truck and lots of great details.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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Belg1960

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#2 posted 201 days ago

Fantastic work! I hope you decide to do a build blog on these projects. Welcome to the forum. Pat

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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archie18

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#3 posted 201 days ago

Great work.

-- Robert in middle TN

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HillbillyShooter

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#4 posted 201 days ago

Very nicely done—especially you personal additions.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Julian

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#5 posted 201 days ago

One of the best wooden trucks I have seen. I hope you continue to post more projects.

-- Julian

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jim65

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#6 posted 201 days ago

amazing detail! best truck yet!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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Dutchy

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#7 posted 201 days ago

WOW What a beautiful piece. Where did you bought the plans

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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woodcut

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#8 posted 201 days ago

Superb ! Awesome details !!

-- Carl, Iowa

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duckmanwv

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#9 posted 201 days ago

Dang! Have never seen one with a working hood and a motor. Very cool.

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luv2learn

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#10 posted 201 days ago

I live down the road from two mills. Your model would be a real hit with the truckers hauling logs. Beautiful model with great attention to detail. Load her up :-)

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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majuvla

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#11 posted 200 days ago

Totaly cool.Amaizing details. Opening motor is on top of all.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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nitewalker41

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#12 posted 200 days ago

Without a doubt “You did Yourself Proud”, love the extra detail:-)

-- "older I get, the more fun I have"

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kody

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#13 posted 200 days ago

Very cool.. nice work.

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Grant Ritchey

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#14 posted 199 days ago

Thanks for all the great comments.
Just started my new project a Western Star highway truck.
Will get some pics on here when done.
Thanks again.

-- Grant

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Belg1960

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#15 posted 199 days ago

Grant, would love to see the process. Is it possible to get some in the works shots? Thanks Pat

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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