Rocking Horse

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Project by Blakespert posted 01-14-2014 04:56 PM 2408 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Made this rocking horse for my son for christmas. Followed plans from Woodsmith magazine No 65. Was a fun project, but thought I was getting in over my head when i started. Happy with the way it turned out. Made from pine and ordered the hardware from woodsmith store.

Question: is there anyway to add project pics to my profile without creating a post?

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#1 posted 01-14-2014 05:32 PM

Nice work. I also built one for my grand daughter but had to make it about 2/3s the size. I like the saddle.


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#2 posted 01-14-2014 07:09 PM

That’s a great plan, I’ve built two of them in the last 20 years and they both came out great.
When you are logged in, go to the upper right hand corner, and the drop down marked ”
My Lumberjocks” should show you “new project” to allow adding photos to a new project.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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#3 posted 01-14-2014 11:44 PM

Hah, yea paplou, my son is too small for it right now. But thats ok.
Appreciate it Steve.

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#4 posted 01-17-2014 05:16 PM

That is one of the nicest plans (and completed project) I have seen of a rocking horse.

We raise horses and I am always critical since they never really look like a horse, but this is a good one.

Well done!!

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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#5 posted 01-17-2014 05:34 PM

It looks great and sturdy. Great design and very well executed. I’m sure your son will enjoy it for many years. Great job!

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