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  1. DesertRat

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    Here are the photos of a small toolcart I have been wanting for a couple of years. I could have bought a chinesium steel one but I had some material left over from another project. I kicked out a quick cad print of what I wanted and knocked this out last weekend. The paint color is the same as my parts storage shelf-scanned in from a Mopar sales brochure and custom mixed at our local Lowes.

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    • 318willrun

      318willrun Utube channel 318willrun

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      Nice
       
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      • toolmanmike

        toolmanmike FABO MODERATOR Staff Member FABO Gold Member

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        Nicely done! Looks like Petty Blue!
         
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        • DesertRat

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          The color was on one of the new challenger brochures from a few years ago. I scanned the red and the blue and used both in the finish of my shop/garage. I cant remember what they called the blue but upon reflection you are right-looks like Petty blue:)
           
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          • mopardude318

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            Very nice! I sure could use one of those!
             
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            • Lee Robinson

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              chinesium steel was my first laugh today.
               
            • DesertRat

              DesertRat FABO Gold Member FABO Gold Member

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              Thought someone might want this printed out.
               

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            • JeffisOld

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              Very nice cart!

              I have Chinesium from HF. But it works!
               
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              • JeffisOld

                JeffisOld Old, Ugly and generally Disagreeable!

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                What software are you using SketchUp?

                I can't see it but Ive heard that's pretty handy!
                 
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                It is a PDF file, if you have the PDF software on your computer it should open when you double click the little arrow.
                I work in VCadd V6.0, I use it for my job designing large pumping plants. I also use it for all my personal things including things automotive.
                I mocked up my tire/wheel combo on VCadd to make sure it would work before I bought the wheels and tires. Nice little tool to have:)
                 
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                JeffisOld Old, Ugly and generally Disagreeable!

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                Tablets get picky but I'll get it open!
                 
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                Jesus Chrysler Forgiving Sins Against Mopar Since 1983

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                • I8NEMO

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                  Nice work! I plan on building a large rolling work table after car is painted and im closer to assembly
                   
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