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Project by Howard posted 09-14-2015 05:26 AM 1064 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

More of my Wooden Toy collection after painting. Part of my inspiration came from my Father. My Father was a heavy equipment operator and I built the Crane for him and then went from there. He was also a bit of a gear head, always tinkering with old cars & trucks.
I never had a real interest in automotive equipment but had to start somewhere with my interest in woodworking. I won’t bore everyone with the finish of all the other items – just wanted to show what a little paint & decals will do to the finished projects.

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HillbillyShooter

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#1 posted 09-14-2015 04:37 PM

Great collection of wooden toys—all very nicely done.

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

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htl

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#2 posted 09-14-2015 09:25 PM

SO COOL!!!
Love the look.

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majuvla

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#3 posted 09-15-2015 09:22 AM

Cars are so beautiful with all those details and colours. You realy made them look authentic. I like the way you coloured bulldozer and truck. They look so fun.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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matador8

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#4 posted 09-15-2015 01:26 PM

Hi Howard,

Great lot of toys you have made there. You have done excellent job and great colours.
I am working on 4 dozens like the one you have made in the picture.
Keep up the excellent toy making.

Graham.

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 09-15-2015 02:15 PM

These are all wonderful toys.

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

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