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Old Time Wooden Back Hoe

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Project by Hacksaw007 posted 1652 days ago 1211 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a project from many years ago…. Made of all cherry wood, with no finish. Woodburned the details in. Bucket and arms all work, as well as the main cab turns. Kids always want to play with it, but that is why it is on the upper shelf. Too easy to break! It is 8 inches long, 7 inches high when down. Tracks were made by grooving on bandsaw, and then wood burning each tread. I love doing this, but just don’t take the time to do these mini projects anymore….. Oh how I miss those days!

-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16





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dustyal

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#1 posted 1652 days ago

backhoe and bulldozer—shouldn’t there be dump truck in the picture somewhere?

well done, again.

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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#2 posted 1651 days ago

neat back hoe

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#3 posted 1651 days ago

Another very cool piece. Nice.

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#4 posted 1537 days ago

Fun project. Good work.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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