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Hot Rod FORDS #15: I need to be busy in the shed making a special toy vehicle

09-30-2021 09:53 PM by crowie | 38 comments »

G’day LumberJocks Friends. I need to be busy in the shed making a special toy vehicle. Our youngest grandson Asher now 3yrs 8mths had a 9hr heart surgery yesterday upgrading the fancy plumbing they put in to allow his half a heart to cover his whole bodies needs when he was 3mths old. He’s such a blessing doing very well in PICU today. Yesterday was a long day for the whole family with Healing Prayers for Asher from across the world. My wife is staying with our daughter, son-in-law and grandd...

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Hot Rod FORDS #14: The Lockdown continues BUT Christmas isn’t too far away so it’s Fund Raising gift donations time.

09-10-2021 06:57 AM by crowie | 13 comments »

The Lockdown continues BUT Christmas isn’t too far away so it’s Fund Raising gift donations time. My wife suggested a couple of Matchbox Toy Car Garages I’ve made about 30 of these over the years developing my own plan, so I’m happy to share it anyone who’d like to build one or a few. The livery I’ve chosen is an old icon Aussie Service Station of days gone by; Golden Fleece. The Golden Fleece decals are just paper print outs off the internet. Most children seem to like the mov...

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Peter Bilt Trucks #2: And on to the next part of this make it as I go build!

08-08-2020 06:53 AM by crowie | 6 comments »

And on to the next part of this make it as I go build! The rear axle can be screwed in place as the box will cover the screws. Two tone on the fuel takes make it look like straps. Double check the fitment of the lid. A couple of exhaust stacks. Fitting and strengthening the cabin roof with a couple of axle pegs through the “A” pillows.Air horns on the roof too….just shortened golf tees.. A rear bumper bar with taillights and an a...

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Peter Bilt Trucks #1: One mean looking PanTech is started!

08-07-2020 06:16 AM by crowie | 4 comments »

One mean looking PanTech is started! I firstly started with a engine and cabin on a chassis… It looks okay well a good start! Take the roof off to reveal the insides! And it even has a gearshift and a steering wheel for Aussie roads. Now to cut out and glue up the back…. Used most of my clamps to get that done! WOW! It looks big! And the back doors worked out well… The top of the PanTech Box or lid was tricky for...

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