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Project by toymaker posted 01-03-2008 02:09 AM 2904 views 6 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is a project that i started a few years ago and finally finished last year and the year before. The truck, lowbed and high track dozer have all been given away for charity. it is good to help out where you can.

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#1 posted 01-03-2008 02:12 AM

Oh man! Those are beautiful! How durable are they? I mean, can a young boy play with something like that?

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#2 posted 01-03-2008 02:53 AM

Nice. Very nice.

-- He said wood...

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#3 posted 01-03-2008 02:53 AM

Too bad the cat ate the Dozer. It looked great.

But the truck and low-boy still do.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#4 posted 01-03-2008 03:15 AM

Very Very Nice.
The high track dozer is a nice plan. The track looks a little tricky to build. Looks like you figured it out. Nice job my friend.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#5 posted 01-03-2008 03:35 AM

Tom (mot) wants to play with it but he is afraid he might be too young.

Amazing work as always, Toymaker!

-- Happy woodworking!

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#6 posted 01-03-2008 04:15 AM

Great work… I was a little afraid you were going to say that you made all of that with one 2×4 :)

-- Jamie, Kentucky

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#7 posted 01-03-2008 05:03 AM

This is very impressive work. Thanks for sharing.

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#8 posted 01-03-2008 05:16 AM

That is sooo incredible. Whoever got that has the biggest smile in the world. Way to go!!!

-- Making sawdust is what I do best

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#9 posted 01-03-2008 06:06 AM

Very cool!

I was going to ask what type of engine the truck has, but obviously it’s a cat-erpillar. <g>

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#10 posted 01-03-2008 06:11 AM

Very cool, thanks for doing what you do.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service

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#11 posted 01-03-2008 08:07 AM

Very cool! There are a couple of places around here (Pacific Northwest) that have some of these on display. I have always admired the craftsmanship in these projects. I love the detail! Do you use a plan or your own designs?


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#12 posted 01-03-2008 11:06 AM

Very cool truck

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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#13 posted 01-03-2008 11:27 AM

Nice truck.

-- Jiri

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#14 posted 01-03-2008 11:37 AM

the last pix is so cute.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#15 posted 01-03-2008 12:24 PM

Very, very nice.

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