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Project by mike85215 posted 1669 days ago 2867 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a plan/kit that I had purchased from Rockler and it was delivered just a few days before Christmas. The recipient (the LOML ) thinks that it is wonderful and that is what makes everything all worth while.





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dionna

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#1 posted 1669 days ago

I like it !

-- dionna, Mesa, Arizona

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#2 posted 1669 days ago

That’s real nice but I don’t think I’ll fit in it.

Well done!

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#3 posted 1669 days ago

That’s one great wagon.

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John Gray

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#4 posted 1669 days ago

EXCELLENT!!!!
I had a “wagon” similar to this but it was built on an antique baby carriage running gear with wooden wheels you may have inspired me to make one.

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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#5 posted 1669 days ago

Great gift. I think I will make one for my new (5month) old grandson.

-- Duane, Ohio

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#6 posted 1668 days ago

a big hit, I’m sure!!
well done

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#7 posted 1668 days ago

My daughter would love it.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#8 posted 1668 days ago

Well done. Nice work. But where are the horses or mules to pull it?

Kids toy, baby carriage, garden cart, doll display, candy dish, pet feeder… one project and you covered all the bases.

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

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mike85215

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#9 posted 1668 days ago

thank you every one for your nice comments! and yes, it was a big hit!!

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#10 posted 1668 days ago

now the kid only need two dogs to be the mule´s if you don´t standin but be careful
I have heard from sante that there was a whip among the gift somewhere :-))

great wagon

Dennis

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bobthebuilder647

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#11 posted 1668 days ago

Great wagon!

-- Rick, Pa. Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

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#12 posted 1667 days ago

Great wagon, The wagon that I made a couple years ago is getting too small. I like the side boards to keep the baby dolls in.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#13 posted 1667 days ago

looks nice! Nice work.

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mike85215

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#14 posted 1667 days ago

Again, thank you for all of the kind compliments…..the kit was not as easy as I had originally thought it would be. But the finished project did turn out to be as nice as I had hoped. As for the size it is just about the size of a full size coaster wagon. The metal parts, wheels and blueprints are what is included from Rockler. The kit is shipped directly from the manufacturer and there were two parts missing from the original shipment but one phone call and the manufacturer sent out the needed parts promptly. I tried something new for me regarding the finish…I sanded it to 1000 grit then applied a Minwax oak stain which I allowed to dry for 24 hours then put a coat of wax on it. The finish is extremely smooth….now only time will tell if the wax is enough??

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