Trucks for the boys

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Project by RS Woodworks posted 12-22-2009 07:26 AM 24339 views 13 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made 5 of these trucks for Christmas gifts for my son, nephews, and friends kids.
No plans other than a photo of a similar one made by another woodworker.

The wheels and axles (dowel) were bought at Lee Valley. The last 2 are just some fun easy ones I decided to try too.
Thanks for looking.


-- I restore the finest vintage tools! If you need a nice plane, saw, marking tool or brace, please let me know!

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#1 posted 12-22-2009 07:51 AM

Cool trucks!

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#2 posted 12-22-2009 10:25 AM

Great looking trucks. I want one. Ha Ha.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#3 posted 12-22-2009 12:02 PM

Nothing like hand made toys for the little ones. Well done.

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#4 posted 12-22-2009 12:35 PM

great trucks ,
they will be ’ haulin ’ lot’s of fun !

like the ’ rods ’ too .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#5 posted 12-22-2009 01:50 PM

Great gift, now make some tractors,wagons, trains…......You know you are not done yet!

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#6 posted 12-22-2009 03:18 PM

Great gifts for the boys.
Hope it iwill become a source of inspiration for them to love safe driving and appreciate working with wood.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#7 posted 12-22-2009 03:50 PM

You did a very nice job on the wood toys. I am sure the boys will love playing with them. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#8 posted 12-22-2009 05:19 PM

Great trucks there will a bunch of happy kids once they get these.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#9 posted 12-22-2009 05:53 PM

Great job, the contrasting wood sets them off nicely!

-- measure once, cut once, swear, start over

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#10 posted 12-22-2009 06:04 PM

These are toys kids should have, there is too much plastic in this world!


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#11 posted 12-22-2009 11:45 PM

same as hunter71

happy chrismas


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