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Project by SouthavenToyMaker posted 08-15-2019 11:19 PM 499 views 1 time favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello fellow LJ’s. Recently finished this cab over truck. I used both the Toys and Joys plan and the Gatto plan with my spin. Truck came out better than I anticipated. I used Ash, Walnut and Purple Heart. I used plexi-glass for the windows as all the wiring runs through the cab and i want to hide that. I believe I will try to make a grain trailer for the truck. As always all comments are welcome. Thank you.

If your in the St. Louis area I would recommend running to St. Charles and checking out U-Pick hardwoods. I took my family to Six Flags and we swung by there to ‘look’. Ended up picking up the Purple Heart from there. Service and pricing were great.

-- Sean





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GR8HUNTER

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#1 posted 08-15-2019 11:38 PM

I love the purple heart accent strips it really sets it off and them tires WOW Fantastic work and then LED’s to add the extra special feel of a real truck GREAT JOB :<)))))
GRATZ TOP 3 ITS COMING LOL

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

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hookfoot

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#2 posted 08-15-2019 11:39 PM

Beautiful work.

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SouthavenToyMaker

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#3 posted 08-15-2019 11:46 PM

Thank you.

-- Sean

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htl

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#4 posted 08-16-2019 12:31 AM

Great job!!!
Super detailed, nice work all the way around!!!

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Pjonesy

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#5 posted 08-16-2019 01:38 AM

Well done, you should be proud of your work.

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

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Dutchy

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#6 posted 08-16-2019 05:06 AM

Another nice one. I like the lights and sometimes I consider to make myself a model with it, but till now I didn’t. I also like a model completely made out of wood. Nice wheels, nice colors, briefly; “Well done”

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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Ivan

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#7 posted 08-16-2019 05:54 AM

This is absolutely magnificant! Details are amaizing!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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crowie

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#8 posted 08-16-2019 07:07 AM

That is one beautiful truck sir.
Great detail and beaut finish; top marks.
Love the tyres and the lights; WOW!!

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

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#9 posted 08-16-2019 10:30 AM

Nice job man!!!

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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Underdog

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#10 posted 08-16-2019 10:52 AM

Just amazing. Another over the top model….

-- Jim, Georgia, USA

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#11 posted 08-16-2019 11:25 AM

craftsmanship, lumber combination, lights – outstanding !!

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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Sasha

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#12 posted 08-16-2019 12:06 PM

-- Ganchik Sasha. Life is not a draft, tomorrow you will not redo......

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SouthavenToyMaker

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#13 posted 08-16-2019 01:54 PM

Thank you Lumber Jocks for your nice comments, and Daily Top 3.

-- Sean

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Dee1

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#14 posted 08-16-2019 02:22 PM

Sean Just an outstanding effort way to go its just beautiful.
Dee1

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oldrivers

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#15 posted 08-16-2019 03:38 PM

Outstanding! Excellent design, wood combination and workmanship, jpb well done.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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