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Project by Todd Barrone posted 11-25-2016 03:54 AM 584 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My grandson turned 1 last week and to me it’s a very special day. I could have bought him a toy at the box store, but I want it to last and give him a present that you just can’t go out and buy. So I took a Saturday and had fun with it and came up with this. At his age he likes to chew on every thing like a puppy, so I used a food grade mineral oil to be safe.

-- "The Cedar King" https://www.facebook.com/BarroneFarm





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papadan

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#1 posted 11-25-2016 04:24 AM

No problem , you know more than I do.

-- Carpenter assembles with hands, Designer builds with brains, Artist creates with heart!

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Todd Barrone

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#2 posted 11-25-2016 04:32 AM

Thanks

-- "The Cedar King" https://www.facebook.com/BarroneFarm

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#3 posted 11-25-2016 04:33 AM



Well papadan you are so wrong, been building with cedar for ever and never had such issue, but thanks for the tip I guess

- Todd Barrone


-- "The Cedar King" https://www.facebook.com/BarroneFarm

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BobWemm

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#4 posted 11-25-2016 06:44 AM

So cute.
I bet he loves it.

Bob

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#5 posted 11-25-2016 01:08 PM

Nice gift, Todd. I bet he still has it when he is a grandpa,too!! It will be a family heirloom!!

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#6 posted 11-27-2016 01:27 AM

Nice toy, easy for those little fingers to grab hold of

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#7 posted 11-27-2016 05:12 PM

Great present.that’ll be a toy to play with for years to come.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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Todd Barrone

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#8 posted 11-27-2016 07:04 PM

Thanks everyone for your comments, he plays with it every day and loves it.

-- "The Cedar King" https://www.facebook.com/BarroneFarm

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Roger

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#9 posted 11-30-2016 06:52 PM

Very nice. I know he’ll play with that

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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