Float Plane

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Project by Bruce Barber posted 03-19-2016 09:59 PM 722 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a Float Plane I build for a friend ,, her dad pass away and the one that was on his garage roof
and was falling apart
she wanted me to rebuild it for her ,,


-- Bruce, Thunder Bay , Ontario, Canada

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#1 posted 03-19-2016 10:01 PM

Nice colours on this one.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 03-19-2016 10:25 PM

What I expected to see based on the project title and what I saw were very different. Nice plane.

-- ian | "You can't stop what's coming. It ain't all waiting on you. That's vanity."

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#3 posted 03-20-2016 01:03 AM

Extremely well done!

-- just rjR

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#4 posted 03-20-2016 03:00 AM

Nice of you to help her. I know she must have been happy to see how well it turned out.

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#5 posted 03-20-2016 07:05 AM

I enjoyed all your contributions and I’m glad you got a member from LJ last week. Keep on going with your buildings and contributions here so that we can be a viewer of it. THANKS!

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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#6 posted 03-20-2016 01:28 PM

When I first saw the title I thought I was going to see a woodworking tool (same as shampeon above).

But when I saw your name as the LJ who was posting it, I pretty much figured it was going to be this. Nice job, pretty cool plane !

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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#7 posted 03-20-2016 08:23 PM

Looks like an old De Havaland Beaver, Very popular aircraft with the bush pilots.
And a great story that goes with it.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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#8 posted 03-20-2016 08:40 PM

Well done Bruce upon using you top woodworking skills to help a friend as they remember there dad….
Your plane looks like it could fly…

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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