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Project by ralbuck posted 06-19-2018 01:58 AM 1488 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are made from pallet oak; with an unknown hard wood for the wheels.
A mancave special -toy cars. Will pop a top!

Length is from 8-1/2 9 inches to 9 inches, about 3 inches tall and 2-3/4 wide. At edges of wheels. Body is one inch wide.

A real test for the scrollsaw. Almost a polish to the cuts.

Just a very quick, sloppy spray of poly on them.

These are MAO’s fault. I Needed something to compliment his beautiful 6 pack carrier.

Trying to figure the resize on my pictures to work too.
As always rescued wood used!

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





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Grumpymike

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#1 posted 06-19-2018 02:13 AM

Maybe I’m being thick headed, but I really don’t know what you are talking about 8-1/2 9 to 9 inches?
how does this test a saw? or is it a saw operators test

Work on those photos, I’ll bet that would help
And thanks for the post

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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oldrivers

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#2 posted 06-19-2018 02:48 AM

Slick trick, job well done.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#3 posted 06-19-2018 10:14 AM

Hard to see the pictures.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#4 posted 06-19-2018 10:31 AM

Hey railbuck did you get a job with the CIA? ..... making microdots?

I can almost see 2 but the other 4 are a miss completely..

I just checked out your other projects the previous suffers the same problem then after that all are OK.

-- Regards Rob

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#5 posted 06-19-2018 11:49 AM

yes I agree with Rob what ever you changed Ralph please change it back :<((

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

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doubleDD

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#6 posted 06-19-2018 12:26 PM

It is hard to see the pictures but I can see you put the saw to the test.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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pottz

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#7 posted 06-19-2018 02:00 PM

yeah there so small i cant even judge them to make a comment.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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Dan P

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#8 posted 06-19-2018 02:26 PM

The one behind the ruler looks interesting, a little hard to see though.

maybe you are you conducting a social experiment?

-- Daniel P

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#9 posted 06-19-2018 02:30 PM

l Can’t see the picture at full size, but if you made it , it must be fabulous and useful

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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ralbuck

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#10 posted 06-19-2018 04:06 PM

Anyone who has ever cut old, hard oak with a scrollsaw knows that it does give the saw a good workout too.

I used to be able to just put the pictures on here; no problem! Now same camera, same sd card and all sorts of issues. The site does not accept them as it used to. I have tried taking them into paint and resizing; can NOT seem to find the right ratio yet.

Here is another attempt that I will not know how it works until I see it on LJ!

By using the resize on paint and going down to 35 % I did get it to accept this picture. Let’s see how it looks.

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

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pottz

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#11 posted 06-19-2018 05:39 PM

well a little better,whatever you did do it some more-lol.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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#12 posted 06-19-2018 07:37 PM

Good job on ‘em!!

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#13 posted 06-19-2018 11:14 PM

they look like a fun project

Bill

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Grumpymike

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#14 posted 06-19-2018 11:59 PM

OK, ok, now I see what your doing … And I agree that hard woods like oak and hard maple are a “work out” for any scroll saw unless they are very thin pieces … looks like a real fun project

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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