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Wooden Models #196: Gatto Reading train build Tender is on the table #2

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Blog entry by htl posted 03-24-2018 11:01 PM 2857 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 195: Gatto Reading train build wheels finished #10 1/2 Part 196 of Wooden Models series Part 197: Gatto Reading train build Tender Almost there #3 »

I heard you all and really out of my own model making addiction I got the tender started yesterday.
It took a day for the trucks and another for this.
Trying to match the sides of the train with the tender so dark half way up then a touch a maple, then walnut itty bitty stuff.
There’s really not that much to the tender other than the pain to make trucks.
O! And it’s like 14” long!!!

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GR8HUNTER

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#1 posted 03-24-2018 11:04 PM

very cool Bruce :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#2 posted 03-24-2018 11:40 PM

I will be waiting anxiously to see it!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#3 posted 03-25-2018 12:04 AM

I knew the rest of the train was not far behind.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#4 posted 03-25-2018 03:24 AM

What Brian said! Looking good so far!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#5 posted 03-25-2018 10:23 AM

This train will be steaming down the tracks pretty quickly with the speed this tender is coming together…

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#6 posted 03-25-2018 11:12 AM

You are doing a very nice job on this tender and it will be nice to see them united together. Congratulations.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#7 posted 03-25-2018 02:59 PM

I knew you couldn’t stop. Need cars to pull now.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#8 posted 03-26-2018 12:39 AM

-- An Index Of My Model making Blogs https://www.lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/130264

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