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#1 posted 12-16-2010 07:51 PM
Wow! That’s excellent!
It looks like it has all the options, too. Your Granddaughter is one lucky girl.
-- "The unexpected, when it happens, generally happens when you least expect it."
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#2 posted 12-16-2010 08:24 PM
Great Rocker, Brian!!
She will love it!
-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.
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#3 posted 12-16-2010 08:43 PM
You done good Grandpa! Really looks nice. I am sure somebody will love it. Thanks for posting.
-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa
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#4 posted 12-16-2010 09:18 PM
Very nice. Did you by any chance use plans for this? I’ve always wanted to build something like this for my kids.
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#5 posted 12-16-2010 10:34 PM
This is on my list for my NEW and First Granddaughter. I too am interested if you used a spacific plan
-- where is the duct tape.....
#6 posted 12-16-2010 11:00 PM
Thanks for the comments one and all.This rocking horse was made from plans purchased from Rockler (item # 24597) I purchased back in March but I just checked and they are still available.
#7 posted 12-16-2010 11:21 PM
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#8 posted 12-17-2010 03:32 AM
It’s great to have grandkids to make something like a horse for. I used the same pattern and it has lasted thru 2 granddaughters. I had looked for quite a while for patterns and think that is the best one.Al
-- Al Holstein "I wood do it"
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#9 posted 12-17-2010 04:55 AM
Brian; Thanks for sharing. I am in the process of making the same rocker for my granddaughter. Your post has been helpful. I guess I need to get withit because my project is not yet complete. Not to worry still have 9 days.
-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)
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#10 posted 12-17-2010 07:33 AM
She will love it and so will your great grandchildren! Did you sign and date it? It will surely be a family heirloom.
-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!
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#11 posted 12-17-2010 03:56 PM
Great work on this great, fun project. I made one like this for my nephews a few years ago. Its STILL a hit! MERRY CHRISTMAS!
-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16
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#12 posted 12-17-2010 03:59 PM
I love that rocking horse and you have done a great job on it. It’s always nice to be able to build something for a loved one.
-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau
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#13 posted 01-11-2011 11:36 PM
Great job on the rocking horse. I’m sure any child would love it.
-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com
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#14 posted 11-19-2011 06:23 AM
Could you please send Santa’s elves my way? I need one of those carefully built rocking horses for my grand child.
-- Love thy neighbour as thyself
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