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Project by nickel posted 10-28-2015 07:33 PM 1398 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this sleigh as a christmas gift for my maternal parental unit. I’m actually giving it to her here very soon so she can enjoy it for the holidays. It is large enough to hold one of her holiday teddy bears. The wood is not stained, it is the natural color (ps i hate using stain). I used maple, bubinga, and walnut to make this sleigh. It measures approximately 25.5” long.

-- -Nickel Risk

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#1 posted 10-28-2015 07:41 PM

Nice looking Sleigh. I made several for our grown kids a couple years ago…filled with Christmas candy…the Husbands sure did like that

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#2 posted 10-28-2015 07:47 PM

I love this. It’s a nice project.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 10-28-2015 08:56 PM

Really nice!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

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#4 posted 10-28-2015 09:02 PM

This is really nice.
Any chance you have cut plans for this to sell or share. My wife would enjoy one.

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

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#5 posted 10-28-2015 11:35 PM

Great sleigh ! This will be a very nice present.

-- AJ

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#6 posted 10-29-2015 11:53 AM

Lucky kids. Those are the best sleds I’ve ever seen.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 10-29-2015 10:00 PM

Extremely unique and well made too!


-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#8 posted 10-30-2015 09:48 PM

Nice project… well done sir.

-- Life Member of: USA + NRA + USMC = Semper Fi to all three.

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