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Project by crowie posted 04-12-2021 03:33 AM 685 views 0 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ford “C” Cab Flatbed Trucks

I’m thrilled to say that I’ve had to make another couple of my trucks for the local shop.

These are the ones that Dutchy did a plan for adding it to his website as a free download.

https://dutchypatterns.com/links/

https://www.lumberjocks.com/projects/417603

While the plans are first class, but I’m just a toymaker and have as per usual personalized the build as I went.

Couldn’t have made the trucks without Handy’s assistance, he keeps me focused.

Just so pleased the shop sold the trucks and some lucky child has a good strong hand made wooden toy truck to play with, that’s my real reward.

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





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LittleBlackDuck

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#1 posted 04-12-2021 03:46 AM

Another nice addition crowie... however, with your prolific Ford roll out, you may not realise you are making Holden a rare comodity in this ever decreasing antique market.

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

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woodshaver Tony C

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#2 posted 04-12-2021 04:01 AM

Nice detail Crowie, Love those good looking truck!

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

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mtnwild

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#3 posted 04-12-2021 04:18 AM

A child would be lucky to play with one of these, but I figure their parents would make them set it aside to keep it nice. A “collector” piece…

Nice!

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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robscastle

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#4 posted 04-12-2021 05:30 AM

A very nice and well presented project …no wonder they are selling so well
Congrats on ….. wait for it …...Robscastle Choice

-- Regards Rob

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Dutchy

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#5 posted 04-12-2021 06:22 AM

Looks familiar to me :)
Again very nice made FORD’s Peter.

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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recycle1943

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#6 posted 04-12-2021 08:20 AM

it’s easy to see why they’re selling quickly – good looking trucks

-- 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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Eric

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#7 posted 04-12-2021 11:01 AM

Looking great Peter, another job well done. You will be building more, as the demand goes up. The way to a child’s heart. Fanatic design.

-- Eric, building the dream

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FrenchGoattoys

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#8 posted 04-12-2021 11:05 AM

As always, well done.

-- KJ, Spokane, WA.: Don’t count the days; make the days count.

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Jim Jakosh

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#9 posted 04-12-2021 11:42 AM

Nice old truck, crowie!!

cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Dave Polaschek

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#10 posted 04-12-2021 11:42 AM

Very nice, Peter! Making happy kids, and keeping Handy out of trouble, too.

-- Dave - Santa Fe

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PapaGary1

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#11 posted 04-12-2021 01:06 PM

Nice job!

Gary

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PaulDoug

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#12 posted 04-12-2021 01:57 PM

Great trucks!

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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htl

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#13 posted 04-12-2021 05:57 PM

So nicely done!!!
I like the way the same truck can be done with different woods to give a different feel to the truck.

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

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crowie

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#14 posted 04-12-2021 09:01 PM

Thank you ladies and gents for the encouragement, it’s my hope that the plans Jan made up will be used by many others to make the truck for the children in their lives.

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

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hookfoot

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#15 posted 04-12-2021 10:42 PM

Beautiful work. Love the different woods.

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