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High Track Dozer #2

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Project by htl posted 07-21-2018 04:15 PM 1914 views 1 time favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second High Track Dozer, this one using the Toys and joys plans.
The blog is here.

My first ever model build with plans was the Wood Magazines High Gear Dozer but it is plans for a child’s toy and after getting the plans I saw the Toys and Joys version so added some of the details from the pictures and was able to make a fairly close copy but there were no tracks in this version so I’ve always wanted to build another one all tracked up.
Here’s the Wood Mag Version I built..

and the T&J version.

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





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Orvile Baker

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#1 posted 07-21-2018 04:30 PM

And once again real top of the line joe, as always, Another job well done.

-- Bud Baker , Ojibwa, WI. http://papabudswoodtoys.webs.com/

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htl

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#2 posted 07-21-2018 04:41 PM

Thanks Orvile!!!
Hope your having a great day and feeling good, I’d say well but at our age good will work just fine. LOL

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

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PaulDoug

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#3 posted 07-21-2018 04:47 PM

Just your usual great craftsman ship! That is awesome.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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Woodknack

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#4 posted 07-21-2018 05:00 PM

A lot of work and detail, that is impressive.

-- Rick M, http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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#5 posted 07-21-2018 05:14 PM

As usual a great one with nice wood combinations.

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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#6 posted 07-21-2018 05:16 PM

I can only describe this as amaizing with incredible details

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 07-21-2018 05:19 PM

I also love all the combinations of different wood also engine is great looking blade is nice also I do like them better with tracks and not only the wheels ….GREAT JOB :<))

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

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#8 posted 07-21-2018 05:21 PM

Just excellent…...again!

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#9 posted 07-21-2018 06:10 PM

unbelievable work,your patience is limitless, mate
beautiful

-- bambi

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#10 posted 07-21-2018 06:18 PM

Those are really super.

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htl

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#11 posted 07-21-2018 07:02 PM

Thanks guys!!!
But I must add my patience is not limitless or I would have built the scraper [plow] that goes along with the project but at the end I had, had enough of this dozer. 😖

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

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#12 posted 07-21-2018 07:26 PM

Wow! This is a wonderful model dozer and it displays a lot of great details and fine craftsmanships.

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

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oldrivers

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#13 posted 07-21-2018 09:41 PM

That is one fine Machine with great wood combinations.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#14 posted 07-21-2018 11:01 PM

Nice! And a fun blog to follow.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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hookfoot

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#15 posted 07-21-2018 11:16 PM

A great job. Beautiful.

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