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How To Make A Wooden Monster Truck

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Project by John Malecki posted 11-21-2018 01:23 AM 1355 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In this video I build a gift for my Girlfriends nephew. Instead of making the typical box, or blanket chest. I give this two year old the worlds coolest Wooden Toy Truck!</h3>
With the holidays right around the corner, i felt this would be a good time to get ahead on some gifts. When talking to my Girlfriend, I wanted to make something timeless for her two year old nephew. Understandably, she wanted to do some timeless furniture piece. My mind quickly went to absurdity, and landed here. On a wooden toy truck. So i decided to make him my own version of a Monster Truck.

If you want to see how I built it, check out the full video HERE!

-- John Malecki, Pittsburgh PA, JohnMalecki.com





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#1 posted 11-21-2018 02:23 AM

Good choice… it is hard to push a piece of furniture and is not as much fun to make vroomy noises while doing so.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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#2 posted 11-21-2018 02:37 AM

That thing was bigger than I was expecting. Looks really cool

The link above didn’t work, but I was able to find the video.

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#3 posted 11-21-2018 09:21 PM

You’ve done well John and the little bloke will be over the moon with the truck…
Hours of fun, play and imagination ahead driving that truck everywhere…

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

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#4 posted 11-22-2018 06:09 AM

Where did the video go? Great job BTW

-- -Al, Oak Harbor, WA

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#5 posted 11-22-2018 04:12 PM

Nice truck…wheels too!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 11-22-2018 11:49 PM

Nice job!!!
That thing would really throw some mug!!!

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

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