LumberJocks

VW BUS

  • Advertise with us
Project by GR8HUNTER posted 02-28-2018 09:09 PM 1900 views 7 times favorited 40 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is another Dutchy/ Jan pattern very easy to follow these patterns he does so a quality job with them mine is a little different then his as i made mine more surfer dude mobile LOL cherry base maple top stock wheels and tires i also changed up the engine trans to suit me about 30 hours to do ENJOY :<))

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





40 comments so far

View Redoak49's profile

Redoak49

4147 posts in 2472 days


#1 posted 02-28-2018 09:20 PM

Wonderful work.

View Dutchy's profile

Dutchy

3412 posts in 2652 days


#2 posted 02-28-2018 09:23 PM

This is the second one that makes me smile! Send me some good quality pictures and I will post them on my site,

I like the surfboards on the roof, and also the wood choices.
WELL DONE!

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

View Dave Polaschek's profile

Dave Polaschek

4119 posts in 1066 days


#3 posted 02-28-2018 09:28 PM

Nicely done, Tony! That’s a smart-lookin’ surfmobile.

-- Dave - Minneapolis

View Mean_Dean's profile

Mean_Dean

6984 posts in 3631 days


#4 posted 02-28-2018 09:48 PM

That’s a great looking VW bus! I like the wood choices you used—and love the details you included!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

View crowie's profile (online now)

crowie

3158 posts in 2435 days


#5 posted 02-28-2018 09:52 PM

Your beaut looking Kombi is a long way from the surf in your neck of the woods Tony…

You’ve certainly done yourself proud with the build and Dutchy’s plan….Top Marks Sir…

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

View bushmaster's profile

bushmaster

3671 posts in 2766 days


#6 posted 02-28-2018 09:58 PM

Ready for a camping trip now. professionally built. looks awsome.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

View LittleBlackDuck's profile

LittleBlackDuck

2856 posts in 1305 days


#7 posted 02-28-2018 10:03 PM

Great job GR8... nice contrast with the timbers…

Having assisted Dutchy with the Sketchup, I can appreciate the detail and “complexity” of the front… also impressed with the back corners which was a pain to simulate in the digital model.

And a smart VW to boot… better than a smart phone… obviously from the last gallery picture, it even tells you surf’s UP!

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

View ralbuck's profile

ralbuck

6099 posts in 2750 days


#8 posted 02-28-2018 10:03 PM

GREAT JOB!

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

View lew's profile

lew

12843 posts in 4239 days


#9 posted 02-28-2018 10:26 PM

Cowabunga, Dude!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

View htl's profile

htl

4793 posts in 1643 days


#10 posted 02-28-2018 11:37 PM

Nice job and love what little I can see of the seats, would you have a before picture of them?
The locks on the back doors is way cool.
And as you said the plans are first rate and I was really impressed with the thinking and details Dutchy put in to them.
Love it when when I come on here and there’s a new build to check out and such a nice one too!!!

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

View jeffswildwood's profile (online now)

jeffswildwood

4030 posts in 2461 days


#11 posted 03-01-2018 12:12 AM

Tony that is awesome. You have really became very good at making models. I like it a lot!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

View poospleasures's profile

poospleasures

832 posts in 2968 days


#12 posted 03-01-2018 12:33 AM

GR8 job Tony.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

View  woodshaver Tony C   's profile

woodshaver Tony C

6774 posts in 3837 days


#13 posted 03-01-2018 01:31 AM

Super nice buikd Tony! Love all the fine detail…. This little buggy brings back some old memories!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

View Don Broussard's profile

Don Broussard

3782 posts in 2735 days


#14 posted 03-01-2018 02:27 AM

Wonderful model and amazing details! +1 to the wood choices.

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

View Pjonesy's profile

Pjonesy

311 posts in 1310 days


#15 posted 03-01-2018 03:58 AM

Well done Tony.

-- Don't tell me it can't be done.

showing 1 through 15 of 40 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com