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Project by FrenchGoattoys posted 12-06-2020 07:20 PM 961 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Henry Ford might of had a faster assembly line, but he had more employees. None the less, I managed to get the trucks built. I opted to go with a clear coat finish and let the wood speak for itself.

I still managed to get that worn look just from the wood.

Each truck has a personalized message on the sides, which is a made up company and slogan.

I hope my coworkers like their French Goat Toy Christmas.

Thanks for visiting my project.

Thanks to Pete for the sound advice on the finish.

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





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woodbutcherbynight

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#1 posted 12-06-2020 07:31 PM

Awesome, bet they enjoy those!!!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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Ivan

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#2 posted 12-06-2020 07:59 PM

Cute bunch!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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crowie

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#3 posted 12-06-2020 09:07 PM

Absolutely superb Ken, good simple strong handmade wooden toy trucks; winner!

The timber and finish are great, well done!

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

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Eric

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#4 posted 12-06-2020 09:20 PM

Great looking fleet, nicely finished.

-- Eric, building the dream

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LittleBlackDuck

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#5 posted 12-06-2020 10:01 PM

Net job FG...

With the similarity, bet your coworkers will fight over the barrels.

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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Vítězslav Kačor

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#6 posted 12-06-2020 10:05 PM

nice

-- Vítek

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GR8HUNTER

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#7 posted 12-06-2020 10:15 PM

a very nice gift collection GREAT JOB :<))

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

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htl

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#8 posted 12-06-2020 10:17 PM

Nice job!!!
Making many is always a challenge but you got er done!!!.

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

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Rich1955

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#9 posted 12-07-2020 02:32 PM

Nice job!

-- Rich

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recycle1943

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#10 posted 12-07-2020 08:49 PM

Awesome fleet – they’ll be a bunch of happy truckers

-- 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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