Push Toy

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Project by Jchon Paradise posted 08-05-2007 07:23 PM 1713 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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One of three I built that year for the smaller kids in the family.

Of course, I didn’t have kids then and did’t mind being the uncle that gave little kids noisy toys their parents would “love” ;o).

Actually – they were quite a hit with everyone. I now have kids myself and it’s one of their favorites and still push it around “helping daddy mow”!

-- Jchon - Denton, TX

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#1 posted 08-06-2007 12:23 AM

very clever toy and nicely done.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#2 posted 08-06-2007 01:02 AM

Like it.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!"

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#3 posted 08-06-2007 02:31 AM

lots of fun!
and if the parents like it – then it must be a great toy and not tooooooo noisy!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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#4 posted 08-06-2007 03:42 AM

Nice toy! Karson posted a jig for drilling the dowel holes in the wheels.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#5 posted 08-06-2007 03:46 AM

I bet the kids real love it. How long does it take you to make one?

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#6 posted 08-06-2007 06:07 AM

Yes we are making 105 of them, along with other toys. Wood magazine a couple of issues ago had a Snake or Worm that I’m working on 16 wheels, 15 body segenemts, 18 drilled balls, and 2 half balls per snake.

That 1700 body segments, 1900 drilled balls.etc Things add up in volume.

Using Cedar / Cypress for the body segments.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#7 posted 08-17-2007 05:20 AM

Hey, that’s neat. I have a 2 year old that would love this. I have to add it to the list!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#8 posted 06-19-2009 08:23 PM

How wonderful! I really like this project.
Been looking for things to make for my
future grandchildren. This is going to the
head of the list. Thanks for sharing.


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#9 posted 06-21-2009 07:24 AM

fun old fashioned toy

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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