Choo-Choo Train

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Project by Alongiron posted 02-06-2011 04:31 PM 5780 views 7 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have a friend that requested a model train for his desk at the Railroad Museum that he manages. This cute train is about 12” long and is made from Walnut and Cherry. I have sealed it with 2 coats of shellac.

-- Measure twice and cut once.....sneak up on it! Steve Lien

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#1 posted 02-06-2011 04:56 PM

nice little engine, good job.

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#2 posted 02-06-2011 06:17 PM

Very nice job on that train locomotive. He will sure like to show it off!!

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

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#3 posted 02-06-2011 06:58 PM

Very neat. Love the color contrasts between the wood!

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#4 posted 02-07-2011 12:32 PM

I love it. From design to realization pure 10 on 1-10 scale.

How much the time you spend on building this model?

-- My English and my woodworking are matching skills.

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#5 posted 02-07-2011 02:31 PM

Thanks for all your comments. I
Spent a couple of weekends in my
Shop working on this. I guess
Turning the parts took the most

-- Measure twice and cut once.....sneak up on it! Steve Lien

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#6 posted 02-26-2011 07:37 PM

Nice work.

-- What I can do with a piece of wood and mine or your imagination.

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#7 posted 03-05-2011 04:22 AM

Very nice. Do you have any plans for it?

-- Leonard H.

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