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Buick sedan 1932 #8: Seats, chapter 5 from the plan.

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Blog entry by Dutchy posted 02-08-2019 06:38 PM 462 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 7: Dashparts and fire screen, chapter 4 from the plan. Part 8 of Buick sedan 1932 series Part 9: Cabin sides, chapter 6 from the plan. »

During making the Buick Sedan I have made a lot of pictures and they will be used for this blog about the build process. This blog is mostly made in subdivisions according to the chapters of the building plan, but be aware that this is not the same as the chronological build. When questions are there feel free to ask. If I don’t know the answer there are a lot more LJ members which can and will help you.

There are many ways to build a wooden model and mine isn’t the best. Sometimes I have to redo it more often than I like. It also happens that after something is done I realize that there was a better way. And therefor feel free to comment when you think It can be done different or better.

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-- https://dutchypatterns.com/



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stefang

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#1 posted 02-08-2019 07:48 PM

Very nice result Jan. I would probably use a more plain grained wood for this to enhance the tuck and roll look of the upholstery. Just my personal choice.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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bushmaster

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#2 posted 02-08-2019 09:05 PM

Very fine workmanship with the details.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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Dutchy

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#3 posted 02-08-2019 09:21 PM



Very nice result Jan. I would probably use a more plain grained wood for this to enhance the tuck and roll look of the upholstery. Just my personal choice.

- stefang

I’m using this wood a lot for the seats in my models. In opposite to you I like it for this purpose. But whatever it is, when the car is ready you almost can’t see it anymore.

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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htl

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#4 posted 02-09-2019 01:33 AM

I sure loved it in the other pictures, but hey anyone that wears shoes like those ain’t going to have quiet seats. lol

-- An Index Of My Model making Blogs http://lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/116729

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ralbuck

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#5 posted 02-09-2019 02:00 AM



Very fine workmanship with the details.

- bushmaster


Really making fabulous models.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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LittleBlackDuck

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#6 posted 02-09-2019 08:43 AM

No matter how many times I see your projects and blogs Dutchy... you never fail to amaze me with your sanding techniques.

PS.

I thought that was your take on R2D2… but then I realized that Star Wars is yet to come to Holland.

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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Jason1974

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#7 posted 03-02-2019 12:04 AM

Dutchy, Nice clogs!

-- Jason, Camden, NC -- MEASURE TWICE, CUT ONCE, THEN FORCE IT TO FIT.

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crowie

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#8 posted 03-04-2019 12:59 AM

YEP, The seats have come up a treat sir!

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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