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charliechristmas58
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New project (Tow truck)

Post by charliechristmas58 » Tue Aug 21, 2012 7:31 pm

Ok guys its been sometime since i really have been in the mood to do anything. but i have started building my next project its in the teardown stage right now. getting parts together and what knots. well post photos when im done are almost done. :D It well be something you well like im sure. if not then there isnt any pleaseing you then. :lol: :lol: :lol: well just thought i would give everybody a heads up on this. thanks for taking the time to read this post. Charles :D
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Re: New project

Post by Kingclod27 » Tue Aug 21, 2012 7:54 pm

As always cant wait to see this Charlie...already got the Beer cooler next to the chair for this one lol
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Re: New project

Post by Camtek » Wed Aug 22, 2012 6:27 am

We need together sometime. I need to see these creations in person.

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Re: New project

Post by SFC K » Wed Aug 22, 2012 1:31 pm

Nice Charlie! But we do like in-progress pictures... :wink:
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Re: New project

Post by andymac0035 » Wed Aug 22, 2012 3:55 pm

^^^this..... :mrgreen:

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Re: New project

Post by charliechristmas58 » Wed Aug 22, 2012 5:43 pm

Im taking in progress photos as i go but im going to make everyone wait untill im done with it. :lol: that is if i can hold out but most likey i well give in and post some photos. maybe later on tonight. I have to take the wife fishing tonight after she closes the shop. thats our together time. no one around just the seabreeze water and fish and a few skeeters. only sounds are the tugboats going up and down the intercoastal waterway the fish jumping and me cussing because the wife caught another fish and i still havent got a bite yet. :lol:
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Re: New project

Post by todd ritchings » Wed Aug 22, 2012 6:00 pm

CC give us a tid bit!

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Re: New project

Post by charliechristmas58 » Wed Aug 22, 2012 6:17 pm

Ok let me upload them :D
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Re: New project

Post by charliechristmas58 » Wed Aug 22, 2012 6:45 pm

Ok had a couple pm's wanting photos so here they are.
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as you can see its going to be a towtruck. Thinking of plum and silver for the colors. :D
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Re: New project (Tow truck)

Post by Powerram426hemi » Thu Aug 23, 2012 5:55 pm

Wow I like the old Tonka body... I was thinking of trying to use an old toy tow truck body as well... The one im building is going to be a 6x6 I wanted to make it a flatbed but I really like the Wrecker Body look too....

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Re: New project (Tow truck)

Post by charliechristmas58 » Sat Aug 25, 2012 3:17 am

Here is some more photos. so pull up a chair get you a drink and some popcorn because here comes the show :lol: :D
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Re: New project (Tow truck)

Post by charliechristmas58 » Sat Aug 25, 2012 3:19 am

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Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming to the Lord,
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Re: New project (Tow truck)

Post by Justinswraps » Sat Aug 25, 2012 3:27 am

Thats going to be pretty sweet CC! Cant wait to see the end result. Wish I had the ability to sit down and do the things you do 8)
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Re: New project (Tow truck)

Post by charliechristmas58 » Sat Aug 25, 2012 3:30 am

Anyone can do it. hell even a monkey could do it :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: Not going to use those shocks there to long and i dont want it a mile high.
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming to the Lord,
"Wow, What a ride!"

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Re: New project (Tow truck)

Post by Camtek » Sat Aug 25, 2012 4:57 am

Looking good.

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