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GARAGE ART: What'd you build?

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by neonloverrob, Oct 28, 2009.

  1. 35cab
    Joined: Jan 5, 2011
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    I just finished this Eddie Meyer sign, in the background IMG_1753.jpg are a couple my Dad did for me a few years ago.
     
  2. uncleandy 65
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    It was on the internet, it's great
     
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  4. dellyjonut
    Joined: Sep 19, 2009
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    from St. louis

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  5. Barrelnose pickup
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    ^^^^^^ That looks cool, or it could do if it was abit larger.
     
  6. patrick20
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    I built and hand lettered this to look like the original.

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    Original

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  7. RatPwrd
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    1. 37-38 Chevys

    IMG_20191104_173459787.jpg IMG_20191013_161001904.jpg IndyCar Speedway nose bought years ago. Finally worked on. Sanded about 4 paint jobs off down to bare carbon, I made wall mount, wing adjusters, and Gurney wickers. I had flames painted to match Dads truck, while it was getting some repairs done on the flames, then buried in clear. IMG_20191104_175448421.jpg Hung up next to traffic light I restored, and a buddy pinstriped flames on the sides, plus other cool s%#t!!
     
  8. RatPwrd
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    1. 37-38 Chevys

    IMG_20180507_124842195.jpg IMG_20180319_133611077.jpg Made a whole bunch of roses and vases for all the special women in our family 2 yrs ago for Mothers Day. Copper and brass petals, powder coated mild steel everything else, ornamental iron store bought leaves. Then had a local artist/pinstriper put designs of flowers and butterflies, and a little personalization for each one. Very fun project to do, just being creative, but alot of work! If I had known I was going to build so many i would have had alot of the pieces waterjetted out to save time!! But they were a VERY big hit, and earned alot of brownie points with the gals!!!
     
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    1. 37-38 Chevys

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    1. 37-38 Chevys

  11. WOW
     
  12. whtbaron
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    Well, I'm not as artistic as some of you guys... painted this on the washroom door in my heated shop (recently reno'd from a hog barn). Since there is no toilet installed yet, I decided to call it a jim instead of a john. I feel so much better about myself now that I can go to the jim several times a day... DSCN5261.JPG
     
  13. whtbaron
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    Mostly furnished with cast-offs... the counter top (made from church doors), window and drawers were salvaged from a local church that was tore down last fall. The doors under the sink came off our last barbeque, mirror off an old dresser DSCN5264.JPG ...
     
  14. saltflats
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  15. Wow, I like that.
     
  16. That's cool, I think: headscratch

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  17. saltflats
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  19. 57tailgater
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    That's GENIUS! Pun intended!
     
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  20. Long Roof Larry
    Joined: Jun 25, 2007
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    Tractor Grill wall light. Was fun to build.
     

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  21. ccain
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    Was afraid this stuff was gonna get trashed just laying around the shop, so, for safe keeping, I threw it together with some color changing LED lights inside. It's not pretty but it does start conversations. :p

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    I've made a couple of things for the shop. This Ford Service sign is two sided and is a 3/4 scale replica of the one that hung on the old dealership in my hometown, only mine doesn't have any neon tubes.

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    I only clean up and hang spare parts to keep myself from breaking them. :p
     
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  22. Had some leftover siding and felt creative:
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  24. olds vroom
    Joined: Jan 29, 2010
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    [​IMG] something I put together with some old rusty junk


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  25. 51504bat
    Joined: May 22, 2010
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    Been thinking about doing this for a while. Finally went for it. Apologizes to @Deuce Lover for stealing this idea. Not nearly as fancy as his 32 wall display but this is more appropriate for the Rusty Truck Orchard. wall1.jpg wall2.jpg wall3.jpg
     
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