Ferris Wheel

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Project by Mike M posted 12-05-2014 09:35 PM 1207 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a multi-wood Ferris wheel I made for my great niece – 40 years ago, I made one for her father. It was quite a surprise for them to get this. Made from Birch,Walnut, Gum, Maple, Rosewood, Ash, & Mahogany.

About 12” around the sides are mahogany and ash 1/2” thick/ The seats are Walnut and Ash, the people are Maple clothes pins the A frame is gum with a rosewood washer, birch dowel and dowel caps. I have my laser cutting dun at the local trophy store for about 10 bucks per project.

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#1 posted 12-06-2014 05:51 AM

Wow, what a great gift idea, it really is a piece of artwork

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#2 posted 12-09-2014 08:23 AM

Beautiful thing, for whatever purpose it is.If it is toy, it’s great.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 05-14-2018 12:45 PM

You did a very nice job on this project.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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