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Toy Construction #190: Main build just about there #5 1/2

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Blog entry by htl posted 03-13-2018 12:01 AM 1629 reads 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 189: Reading Train Got the boiler under control to day. #4 1/2 Part 190 of Toy Construction series Part 191: Gatto Reading Train Building The Wheels #7 »

After being in the Hospital for 5 days with a leg infection that has been slowing me way down, I’m back!!!

And man have I been itching to get back at it.
The main train parts are pretty close to being done, after a Dr. visit tomorrow the wheels will get a looking at.

I’ve been on the out look for a small glue bottle as all from HD and Lowe’s are way big, then it hit me I’ve been throwing away the best free bottles, just what I was needing, the used up Gorilla Super glue bottles!!!

May be able to use more wood glue now that I got something that gives me just the right amount.

This is a maple and walnut build, with a touch a oak.

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oldrivers

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#1 posted 03-13-2018 12:03 AM

Looking good, I am glad you are out and about.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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ralbuck

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#2 posted 03-13-2018 12:31 AM

Looking great!

Keep going!

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

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#3 posted 03-13-2018 02:06 AM

awesome idea with the glue bottles…...Engine is looking great.

-- Sean

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Dutchy

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#4 posted 03-13-2018 06:15 AM

Super glue, super model, super build. Well done, super htl.

-- https://dutchypatterns.com/

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#5 posted 03-13-2018 07:45 AM



Super glue, super model, super build. Well done, super htl.

- Dutchy


Now Dutchy you took the words out of my mouth.

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

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#6 posted 03-13-2018 11:04 AM

This is really starting to look great. Glad you are doing better.

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#7 posted 03-13-2018 02:28 PM

Sorry to hear you were down, train is looking fantastic?
Dee1

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#8 posted 03-13-2018 02:55 PM

i was wondering about you Bruce …i figured something was wrong …then i was wondering if your better half had beaten you down with this train …. LOL ….LOOKING GOOD :<))

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

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#9 posted 03-13-2018 03:36 PM

Looks wonderful. Hope you have a speedy recovery.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#10 posted 03-14-2018 07:51 PM

Looking better with every post.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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