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Project by diggerdelaney posted 08-26-2017 03:04 PM 2542 views 5 times favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have not posted much in the way of any woodworking/woodturning as I have been occupied with this little build. I do not keep a record of how long it takes but all I do know is that there are a load of bits that required making some on the small size.
The finished model measures 19 1/2” long 7 1/2” wide and 7” tall.
Made from loads of different wood out of the scrap box the most expensive outlay was the two cans of finish and not counting time.

-- Derek, Kent, UK, https://www.facebook.com/DLWoodart/?ref=bookmarks





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GR8HUNTER

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#1 posted 08-26-2017 03:22 PM

you did a fine job on this 2 1/2 loving all the details that really help bring it to life ..GREAT JOB :<))

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

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BrentH

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#2 posted 08-26-2017 03:51 PM

Absolutely incredible. Amazing detail!

-- Brent H. --"This retirement stuff is hard work. I need to go get a job so I can get some rest!"

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rtbrmb

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#3 posted 08-26-2017 05:35 PM

Beautiful work- your photography skills are also excellent.

Thanks for sharing

Bill in MI

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Northwest29

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#4 posted 08-26-2017 05:43 PM

Exactly what Bill in MI said and you are are great craftsman. Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 08-26-2017 05:48 PM

This is a beautiful military model and is a real eye catcher and it displays a lot of wonderful details and fine craftsmanship.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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htl

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#6 posted 08-26-2017 06:36 PM

So nicely do, and really loved following the blog on it’s creation.
It’s so nice to watch as a creator makes his choices for wood and what parts will be included or not.
And seeing the jigs used can’t forget the jigs. LOL

-- An Index Of My Model making Blogs https://www.lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/130264

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#7 posted 08-26-2017 06:58 PM

Very nice.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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NormG

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#8 posted 08-26-2017 07:14 PM

Well done, thank you for sharing

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#9 posted 08-26-2017 07:51 PM

Super beautiful model, well done, beyond frst class

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#10 posted 08-26-2017 07:59 PM

There is not any words to describe how well done this is. A real work of art.

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#11 posted 08-26-2017 08:11 PM

Wow! Amazingly refined and crisp detail. Super!

-- Bill, Yo!......in Brooklyn & Steel City :)

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woodcox

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#12 posted 08-26-2017 08:15 PM

That is amazing work, Derek!

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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Dee1

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#13 posted 08-26-2017 10:26 PM

Very Nice lots of detail and everything to great scale well done sir!
Dee1

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crowie

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#14 posted 08-26-2017 10:57 PM

First class, beautifully detailed and finished magnificent model Derek….
All the time, patience and skill to create such a beaut model are superb…

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

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bj383ss

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#15 posted 08-27-2017 12:23 AM

Derek another top notch project out of your workshop. The details are stunning as is your photography and wood specie choice.

So what is next on the workbench?

Bret

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