Harley Rocking Horse

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Project by Jeff Tobert posted 12-28-2014 07:39 PM 2607 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a fun little project that I made for my nephew. He loves trucks, bikes and machinery, so rather than going with the traditional horse for a rocker, it made sense to go with something a little more badass! Needless to say, he loved it!

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#1 posted 12-28-2014 08:37 PM


I like this because there are not a lot of these out there. How about a few details. Time, material, use of a plan?


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#2 posted 12-28-2014 08:57 PM

It took about 8 hours total to do. I didn’t use a plan, but I went off of a picture of one that I’d seen on the internet. I used baltic birch plywood for the main body of the bike and the base. All of the accents are either black walnut or peruvian walnut, made from scraps I had laying around the shop.
I think that about covers it.

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#3 posted 12-29-2014 12:38 AM


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#4 posted 12-29-2014 05:00 AM

Very nice indeed Jeff and well done! I can see why He would Love it! Thanks for Posting.

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#5 posted 12-29-2014 07:27 AM

Lucky kid!Very nice.

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#6 posted 12-29-2014 12:55 PM

Im digging it! Cool work!

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#7 posted 12-29-2014 03:30 PM

That is really cool. Great job

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#8 posted 12-29-2014 05:07 PM

Extremely well planned and constructed!

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