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Dan'um Style

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586 days ago

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 586 days ago

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 586 days ago

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 586 days ago

That is the best woodie I have ever seen.

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

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#4 posted 586 days ago

Looks like wood to me. LOL

A Beaut job anyway.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#5 posted 586 days ago

-- 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 586 days ago

-- 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 586 days ago

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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Dan'um Style

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#8 posted 586 days ago

barn wood car

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#9 posted 585 days ago

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

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#10 posted 581 days ago

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

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#11 posted 581 days ago

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 581 days ago

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 581 days ago

So very, very cool.

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

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#14 posted 581 days ago

More pics of the car Jim posted are here.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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