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2nd try at Toys and Joys Hi sprocket tractor

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Project by Dee1 posted 03-24-2015 04:25 PM 2137 views 10 times favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was not happy with my first effort of this little project so I tried again all comments are welcome good or bad.
This time I used walnut and Birch





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Dutchy

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#1 posted 03-24-2015 04:33 PM

This is a nice one. I like the walnut. Hope the making of the tracks went well.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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at anchor in Orlando

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#2 posted 03-24-2015 04:37 PM

Nice! Grandson is a truck nut… I need to order a few T&J’s.

-- Jack "No plan survives contact with the enemy" (Helmuth von Moltke the Elder)... In my case, the enemy is often my lumber rack

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Dee1

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#3 posted 03-24-2015 04:44 PM

I should add the first one my tracks did not turn out well at all, a friend loaned me the dvd put out by toys and Joys on making tracks and the second set went well. so I would recommend that DVD it sure helped me.

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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 03-24-2015 04:51 PM

This is a beautiful miniature.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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ohwoodeye

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#5 posted 03-24-2015 05:39 PM

Wow, very nice.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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hunter71

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#6 posted 03-24-2015 05:45 PM

Very nicely done, tracks are the worst part of construction. I have not seen the DVD, but I did design a jig, or two to make the pieces.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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Bud_3

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#7 posted 03-24-2015 06:51 PM

Very meticulously made.Congratulations!

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ralbuck

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#8 posted 03-24-2015 07:54 PM

FANTASTIC!

I bet the amount of hours it took to make, is UNREAL!

-- just rjR

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jim65

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#9 posted 03-24-2015 09:38 PM

fantastic! Really nice, I have had this one in the plans, your work is excellent!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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exelectrician

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#10 posted 03-24-2015 09:57 PM

Perfect!

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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Mark55

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#11 posted 03-24-2015 11:56 PM

Very nice!!!!! These things always amaze me. The parts are so small they must be hard to make.

-- Mark, Newton, NC. www.routermillwoodworks.weebly.com

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HillbillyShooter

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#12 posted 03-25-2015 01:55 AM

Beautiful work!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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SawdustTX

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#13 posted 03-25-2015 03:03 AM

I wanna play with it!

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Brad

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#14 posted 03-25-2015 04:20 AM

That is some serious kind of cool. The tracks look so real. And I like the display as well.

-- "People's lives are their own rewards or punishments."

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Richard Miller

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#15 posted 03-25-2015 11:26 AM

I have the plan but can’t get time to start it. you done a beautiful job.

-- Dick F,Burg Iowa

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