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Project by jlb66 posted 01-12-2010 02:17 AM 1915 views 8 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This plane was a Christmas gift for my niece a couple of years ago. It is made of bloodwood and maple. I don’t remember the type of wood I used for the pilot. It looks like it might be teak. The wingspan is about 10 inches.





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#1 posted 01-12-2010 02:22 AM

Sweet. Love the color contrast. I bet it was a big hit with the niece? Thanks for sharing.

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#2 posted 01-12-2010 02:52 AM

Great Looking plane. We made about 140 of ones like yours this year. Our woodworking club made about 1300 toys this year. We give them to charities for them to distribute them.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#3 posted 01-12-2010 02:56 AM

Very cool Plane looks sharp.

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#4 posted 01-12-2010 04:05 AM

Nice looking plane. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

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#5 posted 01-12-2010 04:33 AM

Very nice plane. Excellent work!

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#6 posted 01-12-2010 02:20 PM

Neat, bet it will be around for many years of fun.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#7 posted 01-12-2010 05:22 PM

Cool lookin plane. Love the color combination.

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#8 posted 01-12-2010 05:24 PM

Very nice plane. Great wood combination.

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#9 posted 01-12-2010 10:44 PM

nice! want to make these to sell? would love to post them for sale on my store!

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#10 posted 01-13-2010 12:56 AM

very cool plane…great colors and i bet it flys really well….....inspiring

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#11 posted 01-14-2010 10:15 PM

Nice! I really like the way you used the Maple.

-- John

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#12 posted 01-25-2010 07:19 AM

that is one cool looking bi-plane… well done….

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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