LumberJocks

The Sawmill - Whirligig Wars 2015

  • Advertise with us
Project by Tim posted 08-09-2015 08:49 AM 2159 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So this whirligig I made for the Whirligig Wars competition by Laney Shaughnessy. It resembles an outback sawmill with all the moving parts and features and everything. The inspiration came from a school assignment I did last year on the history of the timber industry in Australia. It was very difficult to build but in the end I got there. Here is the link to the video entry:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e-K_ktUF5kk

Thank you

(sorry for the images being upside down, I do not know how to turn them around. To save you form having to turn your computer upside down just click the youtube link to have a better look)

-- No tree was harmed in the making of this project...... wait a minute, yes there was, uh oh





5 comments so far

View Redoak49's profile

Redoak49

3596 posts in 2163 days


#1 posted 08-09-2015 11:00 AM

Very nice with lots of move.

If you can figure that out, you can figure out how to rotate pictures.

View  woodshaver Tony C   's profile

woodshaver Tony C

6206 posts in 3527 days


#2 posted 08-09-2015 12:02 PM

Nice work I like what your have done here! I hope you don’t mind me flipping your photos!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

32087 posts in 3041 days


#3 posted 08-09-2015 12:22 PM

Congratulations, Tim. I love it. Very nice work it is.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

View ClaudeF's profile

ClaudeF

797 posts in 1881 days


#4 posted 08-09-2015 11:57 PM

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

117273 posts in 3751 days


#5 posted 08-10-2015 02:36 PM

Great job,love it!

-- https://www.artisticwoodstudio.com/videos wood crafting & woodworking classes

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com