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Toy costruction #41: Combined Car train build #3

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Blog entry by htl posted 04-24-2016 11:44 PM 787 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Feeling a little better about the roof done a lot but it doesn’t show much at this stage.
I’ve got these major part glued up and needing to just shave or flatten it and one false move and I’m going to be starting over.
I thought this was supposed to be relaxing.
Can you say sand sand sand.

I haven’t glued the roof on yet need to do a search on seating and yes Alex the bar MAYBE???

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.



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#1 posted 04-25-2016 01:23 AM

I think the shape of the roof looks great. But I know how you feel. When I built the cabin to my train I completely scraped the whole first cab I made because I was not happy with it.

Bret

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#2 posted 04-25-2016 01:36 AM

Thanks Bret!

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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#3 posted 04-25-2016 03:34 AM

Thanks… Hic!

-- There's two ways to do things... My way or the right way.. LBD

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#4 posted 04-25-2016 04:18 AM

Bret that got me to thinking and I did the same thing when I built my excavator.
The cabin was nearly done and I just wanted a more modern looking cabin.
OLD

NEW

Much better me thinks.
It’s funny but T&J just last week came out with a newer more modern looking excavator.

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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#5 posted 04-27-2016 12:48 AM

Bruce, you are certain one clever thinking woodworker and toymaker; thank you for the blogs, much appreciated.

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

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