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Forum topic by John Ormsby posted 11-18-2010 06:20 AM 1940 views 0 times favorited 15 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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John Ormsby

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11-18-2010 06:20 AM

This is the ultimate gift for any Ferrari owners out there. This guy made a replica engine in wood. Pretty cool!!!

Time to shell out some greenbacks!!!

http://cgi.ebay.com/Ferrari-365-V12-engine-/130400395269?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item1e5c782005

-- Oldworld, Fair Oaks, Ca


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gary351

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#1 posted 11-18-2010 01:14 PM

That’s really cool and to scale

-- A poor man has poor way's

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#2 posted 11-18-2010 03:13 PM

with your skills
and ability
you should be able to make this
pretty fast john

http://www.techyblog.com/automobiles/bugatti-veyron-1001-horsepower-16-cylinder-engine-geneva-2008.html

(maybe after the cab doors go up) lol

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#3 posted 11-18-2010 03:28 PM

Yowza!

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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#4 posted 11-18-2010 03:41 PM

Ya but, how did do on the dyno?

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#5 posted 11-18-2010 04:17 PM

cool :-)
thank´s for sharing

Dennis

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#6 posted 11-19-2010 02:11 PM

I can’t afford a Ferrarri but ought to hear my #8 Stanley purr.

-- "Not skilled enough to wipe jam on toast!"

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#7 posted 11-19-2010 04:01 PM

I want the wooden Ferrari Boat – this guy carved and drives through the canals of Venice!

-- 'Political correctness is fascism pretending to be manners' ~George Carlin

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#8 posted 11-19-2010 04:22 PM

John- Very cool

Patron- This will be fun to see when it is running. http://www.joeharmondesign.com/

-Jack

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#9 posted 11-19-2010 04:54 PM

Wow, quite a job. Thanks for posting John.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#10 posted 11-19-2010 06:34 PM

DAVE NESTING
if you want to see the vidio picture clips of what he has made
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6hlGJe0hJSU
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OOdofbQ9VZs&feature=related

take care
Dennis

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#11 posted 11-19-2010 10:33 PM

Thanks Dennis -
I though it would be really cool to tell the ladies in Venice that you are going to pick them up in your ferrari, and bring them to the canal instead of the street.

I’ve seen where this same guy did a cinderally carraige (Boat) with horses as well

-- 'Political correctness is fascism pretending to be manners' ~George Carlin

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#12 posted 11-20-2010 12:26 AM

cool that I hadn´t seen before
thank´s for sharing it

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#13 posted 11-20-2010 05:36 AM

Holy crap, that is dead sexy! I have been a Ferrari lover since I was a little kid. It’s the first car marque I lusted after. I’ve driven some very fast cars (faster than Ferraris), but have yet to drive a Ferrari.

If you could get this thing to turn over, I bet the resonance wouldn’t be quite the same as the real thing… probably more like an oboe than the wailing V12 acoustic symphony of the real thing.

MedicKen… that was too funny! This is definitely a dyno queen-type piece!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#14 posted 11-20-2010 12:54 PM

Darn!! That is his only item. I was gonna buy a wooden Ford Power Stroke, but he ain’t got none :-((

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#15 posted 11-24-2010 04:13 PM

I love the answer to the fuel question… Care and love! and it will run forever

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