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One of my dads friends built this Wood model for us I had no idea he was doing this we just cant stop looking at it we are just amazed & it even has some equipment in the tool boxes  I hope you guys & gals enjoy the pictures

 

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Sirknucklehead said:

As a collector of toy trucks, especially wreckers, big rigs and old trucks, That is beautiful. The man is very talented. I would love to see it up close some day. Seeing that you all are in the great state of Wisconsin, I just may do that someday. My favorite state other than the state I'm in (the state of misery). lol laugh.gif   Most wooden mini's I have seen don't have the detail and the opening hood and doors etc. The detail is exceptional. Very nice.

 

wreckerman05 said:

Hes a true friend for sure--a great artist--man thats nice for sure--buy him a fine steak dinner

 

ben said:

Unbelievable,that man has a lot more patience and talent than I could ever think of having. 

 

TowZone said:

There is certainly quite a few hours in that one. It must be worth more a $1000.00 likely bring nearly $500.00 at an auction. But I am sure it is priceless to you dad, yourself and the company as a whole. BA has a really nice model in there lobby, but this one may even exceed it.

 

Fetch said:

What a beautiful model. Incredible talent!

 

towman92266 r55_1559570275.gif said:

That is Awesome!!

Chuck MacLellan
Operations Manager
Dave's Heavy Towing,Inc.
Hillsborough,NJ

 

casetowing said:

That is a true work of art.

eric gee towing manager 570 404-0346
case's towing mansfield pa 570-662-1163 

 

Niemans Towing r53_1559570274.gif said:

I wish all you guys could see it in person its really amazing, he has 196 hours in to this one, we are going to put this in a glass case in the office

 

TowZone  said:

Wow, am I way off. Factoring in the hours on this project the value would be from $2000.00 to $4000.00. Sadly this is why not many of this quality are created by wood artists. Generally something like this would be a commission piece. It should be in a sealed case.

 

BIGREDROTATOR said:

That model is the best piece of art I have seen in all my years, it needs to go to the Tow Shows! ALOHA from HAWAII !!

 

Perrys Towing said:

That is amazing. He must have studied your truck for quite a while to get it right down to the last detail. It is really cool how the boom slides and underlift comes off just like the real thing.

 

carl4tow said:

that is a work of art

 

wreck85 said:

wow, that is really detailed.

 

Niemans Towing r53_1559570274.gif said:

He took lots of pictures everytime he builds one he adds so much more detail to them

 

PRTOWING said:

wow

 

towman33 said:

That is truly amazing!! Are you guy's going to paint it to match the real one ?

 

builder2 said:

that folks is a artist! simply beautiful

 

Niemans Towing r53_1559570274.gif said:

We are not going to paint it because it would hide the quality workman ship and detail

 

There is 16 hours just to build the wheels.

 

1Towman r52_1559570274.gif said:

very nice indeed !! Priceless !!!

 

TowZone said:

To paint a masterpiece such as this one would only destroy the value and be disrespectful of the artist. It would be like placing a masterpiece in a dollar store frame.

Please tell me he etched his name or initials on the bottom someplace.

 

AWT902 r55_1559570275.gif said:

That is amazing! I didn't know your dad had any friends..... just kidding. I'll be sure to stop by and have a look at that in person.

 

Niemans Towing r53_1559570274.gif said:

He put his name on the frame and on the bottom of the wrecker body, thank you everyone for looking at this

 

bounty hunter II said:

I have never seen something so amazing .It is a work of art for sure

 

bcts said:

an absolute work of art ! now that's a true friend !!!

 

BigWheelRecovery r59_1559570276.gif said:

Wow awesome I want one....thanks Eric

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Randy1 said:

Incredible work of art.

 

eddiestowing82 said:

Absolutely INCREDIBLE

 

Niemans Towing r53_1559570274.gif said:

His name is John, I think his next one is going to be a sliding rotator

 

alpaactow said:

Awesome detail and workmanship and absolutely beautiful! !!!

 

Brinkleys said:

Very, very nice. That is truly a work of art. Enjoy it

 

Don Corleone said:

Wow ! You DEFINITELY owe that guy the finest steak dinner money can buy in your neck of the woods. That is incredible craftsmanship and detail. Blown away looking at the detail.

 

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