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    Roughly based on a toy I played with when I was a few years younger. The son of my girlfriend plays with it when we visit my parents. Somebody asked if I could make something like that, and here it is.
    It still needs some minor work, sanding and clear lacquer. Total length of the truck is 53 cm, made from beech and aluminium.
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  • #2
    Very nice! I'm a truck driver so I really like anything to do with trucks.
    It's only a mistake if someone saw you do it.

    It's not about what saw you drive. It's about the skill you drive it with.

    Jim

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    • #3
      Spectacular! What a wonderful job!

      SQ
      If you can't fix it with sawdust and glue, it's not worth fixing.

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      • #4
        Great job! Thanks for sharing and God Bless! Spirithorse

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        • #5
          Good work Bob. I am currently visiting my son in Northern Sweden and we see trucks like this on the road wherever we go around here.

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