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Project by SuperJoe posted 10-02-2021 11:27 PM 695 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

One of our fellow LumberJocks (MtnWild) has given me over the years some large oak beams reclaimed from heavy equipment pallets. This train was created from the the resawn lumber from one of those beams. Not my design, I found it in an old toy making book a few years ago. A new car is created every year and now this train is 8’ long. And Tucker T is one of my best friends.

-- Some of my most creative moments have been when I've had to cover up an error in my woodworking.





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Eric

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#1 posted 10-02-2021 11:34 PM

Nicely done, and it’s a gift that keeps giving. Looks like it will be around for a few generation’s.

-- Eric, building the dream

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GR8HUNTER

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#2 posted 10-03-2021 12:13 AM

TUCKER T looks like a GR8 and happy conductor GREAT JOB :<)))))

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

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mtnwild

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#3 posted 10-03-2021 12:16 AM

Cool man…

Saw the pictures before, love them…but did not know I helped make them…Free wood is the best…

I would not make most of my projects if I had to spend money on the wood…

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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htl

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#4 posted 10-03-2021 01:28 AM

Nicely done!!!
I love the look and feel of this style train, long and lean.

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

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swirt

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#5 posted 10-03-2021 01:32 AM

Awesome work on the train.

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

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crowie

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#6 posted 10-03-2021 01:36 AM

Super stuff Joe!
What a beaut toy with the additions yearly, first class.
Once you run out of carriages to build it’ll be tracks!

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

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#7 posted 10-03-2021 02:12 AM

Fantastic train! Love that model and the book.

-- Jim, Georgia, USA

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#8 posted 10-03-2021 02:13 AM

Really nice work… how long can it go?

-- Hey I'm Dyslexic! I don't have all day to check and re-check forum post.

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Woodchuckswife

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#9 posted 10-03-2021 04:11 AM

Great job.
Chuck

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#10 posted 10-03-2021 11:44 AM

Cool looking train. Good job.

Gary

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#11 posted 10-03-2021 04:14 PM

There is a serious PROBLEM!

How do you TOP THIS!

Fantastic work and gift!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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