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Project by sugarpine posted 09-19-2019 02:08 AM 419 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A little recreational woodworking. We’re having a one year old spend the weekend with us. I made wooden toys for his father (my nephew) when he was a kid, so I thought I’d revive the tradition. Primarily made of 1/2” alder, with a mahogany cab, padouk wheels and a dozen 2” birch blocks. The truck is finished with Deft Semi-Gloss lacquer. The blocks with General Finishes Wood Bowl Finish.

-- sugarpine





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MrWolfe

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#1 posted 09-19-2019 02:11 AM

Instant heirloom and years of fun!
Great gift and I like the idea of traditions.
Well done.
Jon

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Jerry

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#2 posted 09-19-2019 02:37 AM

It’s beautiful!

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://www.geraldlhunsucker.com/

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htl

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#3 posted 09-19-2019 03:35 AM

Way cute and just right for a first time truck driver!!!

-- An Index Of My Model making Blogs http://lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/116729

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recycle1943

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#4 posted 09-19-2019 12:42 PM

That is TOO cute !

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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GR8HUNTER

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#5 posted 09-19-2019 01:11 PM

sure to bring hours a pleasure and a couple smiles GREAT JOB :<))))

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

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#6 posted 09-19-2019 02:40 PM

Hope you put your name and date on the bottom, that is going to be played with by several generations. Very well done.

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

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#7 posted 09-20-2019 07:05 AM

That truck is just adorable!...Pretty unbreakable too.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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