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Toy Construction #244: Ford pickup 1955 glueing it up and getting ready for some wheels

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Blog entry by htl posted 12-28-2018 11:08 PM 3107 reads 0 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I haven’t been in the shop for around two weeks as a monster of all ear infection had got the better of me, but did work the last two days so heading for the finish with this project.

I finely found a place for my last signature plate.

Trying to figure out a way to use up some of my left over tires but may just have to make a set, we’ll see.
I do like the look of a set a Dually on the back how about you?

#4 over and out!

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Orvile Baker

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#1 posted 12-28-2018 11:11 PM

looking good.

-- Bud Baker , Ojibwa, WI. http://papabudswoodtoys.webs.com/

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crowie

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#2 posted 12-28-2018 11:38 PM

Love the duel tyres on the back Bruce.
The truck is looking superb, the lines are excellent.
Well done sir.

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

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#3 posted 12-28-2018 11:46 PM

love this truck but them door kerfs WOW GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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oldrivers

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#4 posted 12-29-2018 01:02 AM

Good looking Ford Truck.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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Jason1974

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#5 posted 12-29-2018 01:30 AM

Bruce, That is one sweet ride. Great job.

Btw, what’s up with the #4 thing. Did I miss something.

-- Jason, Camden, NC -- I didn't do it, Stupid Did!

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#6 posted 12-29-2018 02:03 AM

Outstanding job of shaping and building.

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htl

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#7 posted 12-29-2018 02:12 AM

Jason there has been four Bruce’s that build models here on LJ’s and I’m the #4.

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#8 posted 12-29-2018 02:41 AM



Bruce, That is one sweet ride. Great job.

Btw, what s up with the #4 thing. Did I miss something.

- Jason1974


if I remember Ducky started that :<)))))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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htl

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#9 posted 12-29-2018 02:42 AM

Yep! Ducky for the win.

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#10 posted 12-29-2018 04:09 AM

ARRRR…. The name of the Bruce…

John Cleese was the one who made Bruce famous in Australia….

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruces_sketch

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WuidQTppOMk

My brother is a Bruce, top bloke and in the day when John Cleese came out with this Bruce jokes, my bother who was built like a brick dunny, got the nick name of Charlie after his love for Charlie Brown comics….

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

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htl

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#11 posted 12-29-2018 05:39 AM

Crowie I hadn’t seen that before, Way Funny!!!

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crowie

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#12 posted 12-29-2018 05:48 AM



Crowie I hadn t seen that before, Way Funny!!!

- htl


Thank you Bruce for seeing the funny side of the crazy hilarious John Cleese.

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

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#13 posted 12-29-2018 06:09 AM

fantastic work
when finish take a girl and go ride…

-- bambi

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#14 posted 12-29-2018 07:04 AM

ear! ere! (just trying to out do crowies response)

Jason I think its got something to do with the number of Bruce’s on the forum.
I vaguely remember asking the same question some time ago, possibly connected with LBD.

Opps I just saw the previous reply

Otherwise thats a very impressive job.

The other wheels put a Firestone badge on the side of the door and mount them in the back as a delivery truck.

-- Regards Rob

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Jason1974

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#15 posted 12-29-2018 11:15 AM

I guess #4 it is then. haha

#4 hows the ear infection doing? Getting better I hope.

-- Jason, Camden, NC -- I didn't do it, Stupid Did!

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