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Project by keithk1 posted 12-17-2018 01:41 AM 676 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempt at a wood toy. Made from mahogany and maple. I did not use a plans. Just studied pictures of the firetruck and other toy wood vehicles. The inspiration is a 1953 Seagrave firetruck. I learned a lot of lesson with this projects. This was a fun project to figure out. Definitely going to make more. Hope my nephew likes it for Christmas. Thanks for looking.

-- Indecision may or may not be my problem -Keith





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GR8HUNTER

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#1 posted 12-17-2018 01:45 AM

you made a very nice toy fire truck uncle Keith GREAT JOB :<))

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

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#2 posted 12-17-2018 03:28 AM

Yes Uncle Keith, you’ll get high praise from your Nephew. Maybe not a direct thank you, but a big smile, and playing with it will be his thanks.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#3 posted 12-17-2018 05:25 AM

Nice toy!!
Was kind a scary seeing the mad toy creature in the back ground. LOL

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#4 posted 12-17-2018 11:50 AM

Great job. The smile on a child’s face is worth more than money

-- Retired and lovin it

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#5 posted 12-17-2018 04:52 PM

Very nice. I’m sure your nephew will love it. What method did you use to keep the ladder elevated?

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#6 posted 12-20-2018 05:21 PM

A great looking ladder truck. Nice work, Keith.

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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