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Project by Joedcatman posted 01-26-2010 04:32 AM 1141 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had way to much fun building this project. The tractor is maple and walnut and the trailer is maple and mahogany with walnut wheels. It has a simple linseed oil finish. I actually did this project without the use of my lathe, I just cut out the wheels on the bandsaw and finish sanded them by hand.

-- JoeR Nothing that I could make will ever be perfect but I'll use it anyway.





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GMman

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#1 posted 01-26-2010 04:33 AM

Nice looking toys.

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MrPukaShell

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#2 posted 01-26-2010 04:42 AM

Very nice, that will be a toy that gets handed down from generation to generation. Great job….

-- Robert, So Cal, My Turn or Yours.....

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Joedcatman

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#3 posted 01-26-2010 04:47 AM

This will be on its way to my grandson as soon as I find a box but don’t tell him, it’s a surprise.

-- JoeR Nothing that I could make will ever be perfect but I'll use it anyway.

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norwood

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#4 posted 01-26-2010 04:48 AM

thats awesome great tractor “I love the trailer and the hitch setup “

-- of all the things Ive lost in life i miss my mind the most

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richgreer

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#5 posted 01-26-2010 04:56 AM

I’ve seen this done poorly many times. It’s a delight to see it done so well.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#6 posted 01-26-2010 01:42 PM

Now how cool is that? I need to show somw equipment with my tractors next time.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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ND2ELK

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#7 posted 01-26-2010 02:00 PM

Nice looking tractor and wagon. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#8 posted 01-27-2010 10:37 PM

great piece of toy looks good

Dennis

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#9 posted 01-27-2010 10:39 PM

Nice Joe

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#10 posted 09-10-2010 06:26 AM

Oh wow! I really really like this tractor! Very well made!

-- Dale, Oregon

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Joedcatman

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#11 posted 09-10-2010 07:34 AM

Thanks for all of your nice comments, it was really fun making it. Sent it to my grandson in Omaha. Hope he enjoys it as much as I enjoyed making it.

-- JoeR Nothing that I could make will ever be perfect but I'll use it anyway.

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