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Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by farmer013, Nov 29, 2020.

  1. captainjunk#2
    Joined: Mar 13, 2008
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    to bad there isnt a hamb HERO build award this thing is another work of art from a talented Hamb member bravo
     
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  2. 1-SHOT
    Joined: Sep 23, 2014
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    Outstanding Build
    But it has a OKLAHOMA GUARANTEE
     
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  3. Why do I get the feeling @Codywalls would be interested in this.


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  4. mtndone
    Joined: Jul 30, 2019
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    Just about the time I get cocky for making a small patch panel I tun across this- holy crap! Nice work- truly humbling


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  5. Crazy!
     
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  6. tubman
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    After reading this thread, I'll be over in the corner, curled up in the fetal position, sucking my thumb.:D
     
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  7. farmer013
    Joined: Feb 23, 2016
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    Thanks, I might do some of the upholstery, i did my 50'merc and it came out descent, but it's not something i enjoyed doing, so may have to get someone else doing it this time 20210109_181325.jpg
     

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  8. AHotRod
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  9. TCATTC
    Joined: Oct 12, 2019
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    Great skills! How many hours do you have in this thing so far?
     
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  10. farmer013.
    You have pushed the bar to another planet.
    You are inspiring so many to reach higher for themselves.
    You are supreme proof that if you put it all in you get it all out.
    Beyond the beyond of well done.
     
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  11. oldandkrusty
    Joined: Oct 8, 2002
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    Got room for me over there in that corner? I'll bring my own blanket and binkie.
     
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  12. wannabebubba
    Joined: Nov 24, 2008
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    Nice work. Determination and perseverance are one thing but you have the skill to make it work.
    I passed through Kamloops last September while on vacation and thought it was a pretty nice place, did not get to see as much of it as I would have liked.
     
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  13. verde742
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    GOOD GRIEF, !!! Who wants my tools?
    I gotta git a new hobby,

    this is unbelievable..
     
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  14. cadillacmike48
    Joined: May 27, 2014
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    Very nice work


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  15. I saw the first post and I was worried this might be a mess. Every post since just continued to show how unnecessary that concern was. And then the FENDERS! Holy crap you do amazing work!
     
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  16. Dan in Pasadena
    Joined: Sep 11, 2009
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    If I weren't seeing it with my own eyes I'd say it's unbelievable. Imagine if merchandise came on sheet metal pallets instead of wood....he'd not even have to buy metal!!

    You're a sculptor, sir. You just happen to build cars & trucks but I have no doubt if you wanted you could duplicate the Venus de Milo. Bowing & scraping here. HUGE respect.
     
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  17. nochop
    Joined: Nov 13, 2005
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    from norcal

    Damn nice tin knocking
     
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  18. klawockvet
    Joined: May 1, 2012
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    There are no words to describe this man and his project. His talents are on a higher level that I never knew existed.
     
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  19. Jay Leno needs you over at his place.
     
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  20. Ok class, can we all say, "Over the top?"
     
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  21. getow
    Joined: May 9, 2016
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    Unbelievable to sa da least again. I just, more or less, made my 3 piece trans tunnel and its not done yet, but im sure you could of made a front clip or more in da time ive invested. And im sure my tunnel wont compare to da scrap you throw away. Lol. Your skills and knowledge are off da charts. Again. Hats off....
     
  22. 7E909B87-4806-4DFE-A801-33E471BF60A6.jpeg You have a special skill my friend; superb skill I’d say. Gr8 eye and an even better imagination/exteremely COOL project—-well done!
     
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  23. J53
    Joined: Aug 8, 2005
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    from WI

    Whenever I see incredible metalwork like this here, I always think what a shame it will be to paint it. I make one little piece, it comes out really well, and I can’t stop looking at it thinking about how cool it is and thinking about all the stuff I’ve learned from watching guys on here. But damn, this is really something on another level- Hats off to you sir!



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  24. farmer013
    Joined: Feb 23, 2016
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    Got a little update on the truck ! I've got the man panel for the bed mostly done, did a bit more detail work to the firewall, and have pretty much finished the floor and driveshaft tunnel, also came up with a pretty cool aluminum transmission tunnel. Its actually 7 pieces welded together polished and mirror finished the highlights, pretty happy with how its come out and think it will be a highlight of the interior
     

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  25. The pictures you just posted aren't showing up.
     
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  26. farmer013
    Joined: Feb 23, 2016
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    Should be good now
     
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  27. gbones32coupe
    Joined: Jan 1, 2007
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  28. Stogy
    Joined: Feb 10, 2007
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  29. I see the pictures now! Very cool!
     
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  30. 32SEDAN
    Joined: Jul 30, 2008
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    Are you able to get enough legroom and headroom? Love the build and design!


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