Cattle cars all finished up

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Project by htl posted 07-14-2019 07:49 PM 1151 views 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These were cattle cars made for my Gatto Reading Train.

Walnut and Maple with Danish oil finish.
Scratch build from a picture.

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#1 posted 07-14-2019 08:10 PM

a very nice addition to that train #4 …. how long is it now ? ? GREAT JOB :<))))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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#2 posted 07-14-2019 08:23 PM

Very Nice, almost hear the Cattle lowing.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#3 posted 07-14-2019 08:27 PM

Well done Bruce. Your railroad company is getting bigger and bigger. I like the way you made this cattle cars. Making groves after it was glued. A great thought. And wood choices are in style with the earlier ones. Thanks for the blog which is always interesting.


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#4 posted 07-14-2019 08:29 PM

Because of you, I might became train lover

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 07-14-2019 08:35 PM

Excellent work as always.

-- Sean

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#6 posted 07-14-2019 08:47 PM

Well done!!!

-- KJ, Spokane, WA.: Don’t count the days; make the days count.

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#7 posted 07-15-2019 01:40 AM

No cattle class here, all first class!!
Beautiful job Bruce.

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

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#8 posted 07-15-2019 04:47 AM

A great job all the way around!

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#9 posted 07-15-2019 10:24 AM

Your train is coming along great.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#10 posted 07-15-2019 11:54 AM

wow..tremendous work!!

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#11 posted 07-15-2019 12:20 PM

Far too nice for livestock! You’ll be a railroad baron soon!

-- Dave - Santa Fe

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#12 posted 07-15-2019 01:16 PM

Thanks guys I do love my trains as it is all straight cuts and not to much fancy stuff. LOL

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#13 posted 07-16-2019 03:28 AM

Excellent work as always! Love it!

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

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#14 posted 07-17-2019 01:12 AM

Nice job and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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