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Forum topic by Dan'um Style posted 12-01-2012 05:48 PM 2450 views 0 times favorited 30 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-01-2012 05:48 PM

Topic tags/keywords: cool wood car

Saw this car on the internet and just had to share with my ole Lumberjock Buds. Looks like mahogany.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain


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#1 posted 12-01-2012 09:21 PM

It is mahogany but is that a Chrylser emblem on the front?
it looks kind of low to the ground. I wonder if it has air lift in it?

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 12-01-2012 09:44 PM

That is really cool. I saw one similar to it in Tennessee, near Pigeon Forge. several years ago.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#3 posted 12-01-2012 10:03 PM

That is the best woodie I have ever seen.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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#4 posted 12-01-2012 10:15 PM

Looks like wood to me. LOL

A Beaut job anyway.

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#5 posted 12-01-2012 10:32 PM

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#6 posted 12-01-2012 10:41 PM

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#7 posted 12-01-2012 10:44 PM

Wooden it be great to own one of these.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#8 posted 12-01-2012 10:53 PM

barn wood car

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#9 posted 12-02-2012 12:09 PM

I want that ‘barn wood car’ parked in my driveway!

-- Rick, south Sweden

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#10 posted 12-06-2012 07:48 PM

these are awesome…love all the picts…DO THEse cars RUN or just for display?

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#11 posted 12-06-2012 08:59 PM

Wow those are beautiful. I have made several toy cars, street cars, and trucks, from wood but hey the real thing? not yet I love you guys. Alistair

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#12 posted 12-06-2012 09:15 PM

The Splinter wooden sports carPosted by misticque3 in January 12th, 2009 Published in Cars

Splinter has 4,6 liter V8 engine, its long 4,6 meter with a six-speed gearbox. But main characteristic of this car is that its made from plywood, MDF and maple. It weighs 1,134 kg, 240 kg less than the lightweight Porsche 911 GT3. Despite its power, it will reach 20 mpg, according to its constructor, Joe Harmon, 27.
Chief of this project, Joe Harmon, said: “Wood has a higher strength-to-weight ratio than aluminium or steel, and it possesses a versatility that makes many types of construction techniques possible.

Read more: http://www.cars-show.org/cars/the-splinter-wooden-sports-car.html#ixzz2EJCPlzxA

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#13 posted 12-06-2012 09:25 PM

So very, very cool.

-- I cut it twice and it's still too short!

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#14 posted 12-06-2012 10:22 PM

More pics of the car Jim posted are here.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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