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Project by deeman posted 05-30-2010 02:25 AM 2843 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the toy excavator from the November Wood Magazine. Made from walnut and maple. I really enjoyed making this, although it has taken several weeks. I have been feeling bad but am feeling better now. Thanks for looking.

-- Dennis Trenton Ohio And life is worth the living just because He lives!





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rkevins

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#1 posted 05-30-2010 02:28 AM

verry good work, I am looking forward to the September issue the dozer will be in it..

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#2 posted 05-30-2010 02:30 AM

Hey Dennis nice work this excavator has super details it’s really nicely done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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JasonWagner

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#3 posted 05-30-2010 02:37 AM

Dennis – nice job. I made this around Christmas break and had a good time doing it. Now you can start the other machines in the set!

-- some day I hope to have enough clamps to need a clamp cart!

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deeman

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#4 posted 05-30-2010 02:43 AM

Did you guys see the current issue of Wood, A fellow made one of these out of aluminum and it looks great. I didn’t know there was a bulldozer coming. I cant wait till September to see it

-- Dennis Trenton Ohio And life is worth the living just because He lives!

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#5 posted 05-30-2010 03:53 AM

Very Nice Dennis, I like the contrasting woods. Sorry to hear that you were not feeling well, but I am glad you are doing better. Spending time in the woodshop is the best therapy I can think of.

-- I am responsible for how I respond to everything in my life - - Deadwood SD

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#6 posted 05-31-2010 03:44 PM

Great job on this one. Looks ready to go to work.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#7 posted 05-31-2010 05:33 PM

Nice job.
Chuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2 www.wisconsinwoodchuck.com

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#8 posted 03-17-2011 08:47 PM

very nice, will have to give it a go

-- "older I get, the more fun I have"

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