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#1 pete359driver

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Posted 01 August 2006 - 04:22 AM

this is a model that i scratch wuilt from wood
everything is wood exept the visor,rear fenders, bumper
the horns are modified screws
the pipes are alluminum,mirrors are little pieces of stainless
tanks and cleaners are wood dowels
real rubber flaps on the back and front fender.
i made little elbows for the pipes that go into the frame.
onlt thing i didnt make are the wheels

a lot of time was put into this



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Posted 01 August 2006 - 04:49 AM

Now this is what I call awesome. Looks great. This is what modeling is all about. Dan

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Posted 01 August 2006 - 07:37 AM

That is really SWEET! I've always had a great respect for a person that works with wood. Only thing I can make from wood is a fire! LOL!

#4 pete359driver

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Posted 01 August 2006 - 09:31 AM

thanks dan and lee!
im currently building 2 more 359s on a 1/32 scale and also making a dump trailer to go with this one