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Blog series by Jason1974 updated 11-16-2018 12:22 AM 5 parts 12601 reads 74 comments total

Part 1: Model Build #2 : WWII Jeep w/ Trailer plus M-3 Antitank Gun 37mm

10-28-2018 11:03 PM by Jason1974 | 14 comments »

Well guys I decided to make the WWII Jeep plus a little something extra, a M-3 Antitank Gun 37mm to tow behind the jeep. I Don’t have plans so this will be the first model (M-3 Antitank Gun 37mm) I’m going to build this based off of pictures. The model is going to made mostly out of Maple and I will probably use oak for the rims and walnut for some contrast. We will see.

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Part 2: Model Build #2 : WWII Jeep w/ Trailer plus M-3 Antitank Gun 37mm UPDATE!

11-01-2018 10:55 PM by Jason1974 | 5 comments »

Did a little more on the jeep. Had to make the grille 3 times before I got it right. The seats were fun to make. I still need to make the back seat then going to work on the machine gun and mount it between the front seats.

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Part 3: Model Build #3 : WWII Jeep w/ Trailer plus M-3 Antitank Gun 37mm UPDATE!

11-05-2018 01:29 AM by Jason1974 | 35 comments »

I did a little more this weekend. Actually I did a lot. Don’t pay attention to the wheels. They are the next thing I’m going to work on, then the 50 cal. By the way, what should I put on the wood? I have Tung oil, Danish oil and linseed oil. I can’t decide.

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Part 4: Model Build #4 : Tires for WWII Jeep w/ Trailer

11-11-2018 08:52 PM by Jason1974 | 11 comments »

Well guys its finally here…..The tires. Here is the way I did my tires or shall I say TYRES!... The Wheel Jig... The wheel blanks. The are 2-3/4” wide by 5/8” thick.... Cutting the grooves. Make sure the lines on the guide are lined up or your grooves will be all JACKED up!... Cutting the groves on the other side. Make sure you cut in between the grooves you cut earlier.... Finished cutting all the grooves for the tires. ... Not its time to cut a 1-1/2̶...

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Part 5: Update!

11-16-2018 12:22 AM by Jason1974 | 9 comments »

Well I got a little bit done on the jeep. Now I need to work on the 50cal. then coat everything with some Tung oil. I think I’m going to purchase the plans for the Abrams tank next. These military vehiclesare fun to build.

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