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Project by AussieLarks posted 10-13-2021 11:02 PM 499 views 2 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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First attempt air something this complex and am relatively pleased and proud of my effort.
Even managed to learn how to ebonise wood thanks to another LJ I’ll definetly saddle up again having learnt so much especially in the wheel department.

THANKS LJ’s for the assistance…...

Cheers Kerry

-- Kerry, Melbourne Australia





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GR8HUNTER

8982 posts in 1956 days


#1 posted 10-14-2021 12:07 AM

first attempt you should be very proud love the wood combo and the wheels are fantastic GREAT JOB :<)))))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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LittleBlackDuck

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#2 posted 10-14-2021 12:10 AM

Great job AL.


First attempt air something this complex…
- AussieLarks

Incredible how , as a novice, we tend to gravitate towards the more complex models… my first attempt at a model was the T & J Grader which I bought as it looked the most detailed/complex…

At least if you start on something complex, and finish it, all the rest will be like a stroll in a C19 free park.

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

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crowie

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#3 posted 10-14-2021 12:19 AM

Absolutely first class Kerry.
Beautiful timber contrast selection and great detail.
Top job on the wheels too!

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

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GR8HUNTER

8982 posts in 1956 days


#4 posted 10-14-2021 12:22 AM

my first was a total joke :<)))))

https://www.lumberjocks.com/projects/251914

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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drogsod

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#5 posted 10-14-2021 12:33 AM

Really nice work!

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Eric

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#6 posted 10-14-2021 01:43 AM

Looks like you hit the mark, great job. A beautiful crafted car.

-- Eric, building the dream

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htl

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#7 posted 10-14-2021 02:38 AM

Really nice project!!!
I just love the two tone colors and the grain really gives it a nice feel,
and can’t go with out pointing out your wonderful work on the wheels,
and the under neath is just as sweet as the top!!!
Can’t wait to see what you come up with next.

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

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AussieLarks

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#8 posted 10-14-2021 05:30 AM

Thanks for the generous comment LJ’s one and all…...

-- Kerry, Melbourne Australia

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Dutchy

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#9 posted 10-14-2021 07:09 AM

So nice, you may fur sure be proud on this one. Now you are hooked on model making? :)

To me it looks that the steering mechanism is working. Am I correct?

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#10 posted 10-14-2021 07:53 AM

Awesome. Especially for a first try ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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recycle1943

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#11 posted 10-14-2021 10:38 AM

top marks on this – very well done

-- 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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PapaGary1

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#12 posted 10-14-2021 12:27 PM

First Class Job!

Gary

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Ken90712

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#13 posted 10-14-2021 02:29 PM

Beautiful work!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Rich1955

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#14 posted 10-14-2021 03:02 PM

Great job, I would never thought this was your first time. Nice detail.

-- Rich

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#15 posted 10-19-2021 04:20 AM

Nice job – I love these older cars.

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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