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    Making yard art for yourself or for sale is better than sending your scrap metal to China, where most of it returns in another form of scrap that we buy.

    Sea Turtle.jpg

  • #2
    Now that's cool.. did you make that?
    3 ~ Tudor's
    Henry Ford said
    "It's all nuts and bolts"


    Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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    • Mitch
      Mitch commented
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      I hope it's not one of those V-8 pressure plates that the fingers fall out of. The turtle i liable to fall apart

  • #3
    Tom have you been feeling ok. that does not look like a Model A. But it is kind of neat.

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    • #4
      It's a turtle!
      Alaskan A's
      Antique Auto Mushers of Alaska
      Model A Ford Club of America
      Model A Restorers Club
      Antique Automobile Club of America
      Mullins Owners Club

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      • #5
        Originally posted by Mitch View Post
        Now that's cool.. did you make that?
        Not mine, but some guy on the Studebaker site made it.
        I've seen some cool stuff from old metal parts, and I've also seen some pretty high prices on much of it.

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        • Mitch
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          oh yea.. one of a kind collectors items

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