LumberJocks

Stagecoach

  • Advertise with us
Project by rayn posted 03-19-2011 03:42 PM 3321 views 1 time favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Stagecoach
Stagecoach No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

Model stagecoach , cherry,mahogany,maple finished with spray poly

-- Ray,Iowa





16 comments so far

View BigTiny's profile

BigTiny

1667 posts in 1861 days


#1 posted 03-19-2011 03:55 PM

Is that from the old Mechanic’s Illustrated encyclopedia plans? I remember seeing one much like it there many years ago.

Beautiful job recreating a bit of western history!

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

View MasterSergeant's profile

MasterSergeant

1319 posts in 1661 days


#2 posted 03-19-2011 03:56 PM

Wow and Wow again!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

View saddletramp's profile

saddletramp

994 posts in 1611 days


#3 posted 03-19-2011 04:13 PM

That’s a beauty, nicely done! How many hours?

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ Saddletramp, saddletramp, I'm as free as the breeze and I ride where I please, saddletramp ♪♪♪♫♪ ...... Bob W....NW Michigan (Traverse City area)

View tomakazi's profile

tomakazi

682 posts in 2255 days


#4 posted 03-19-2011 05:17 PM

Very nice!! Did you use plans? I would love to make one of these someday!!

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

113471 posts in 2550 days


#5 posted 03-19-2011 05:56 PM

Very cool nice work Ray

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Dennisgrosen's profile

Dennisgrosen

10850 posts in 2088 days


#6 posted 03-19-2011 06:45 PM

niice work Ray
thank´s for sharing
Dennis

View devann's profile

devann

1915 posts in 1665 days


#7 posted 03-19-2011 09:38 PM

That is just too cool! The only thing to top that would be to carve some horses? Thanks for the post.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

View peteg's profile

peteg

3308 posts in 1795 days


#8 posted 03-19-2011 10:22 PM

lovely detailed piece Ray, must have been real fun to make, roughly what size is it? :))

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

View rayn's profile

rayn

146 posts in 2191 days


#9 posted 03-19-2011 11:23 PM

It is about 12” long excluding the tongue ,about 30hours invested including screw-ups. I think the plans were from cherry-tree. Thank you for your comments
Ray

-- Ray,Iowa

View saddletramp's profile

saddletramp

994 posts in 1611 days


#10 posted 03-19-2011 11:27 PM

Ray, I would have guessed a lot more than 30 hours. I know it would have taken me a LOT more than that and it would not have looked as nice.

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ Saddletramp, saddletramp, I'm as free as the breeze and I ride where I please, saddletramp ♪♪♪♫♪ ...... Bob W....NW Michigan (Traverse City area)

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

15722 posts in 2161 days


#11 posted 03-20-2011 12:47 AM

Great work…

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View David "Lucky Dawg" Brown's profile

David "Lucky Dawg" Brown

440 posts in 1965 days


#12 posted 03-21-2011 04:44 AM

beautiful job!

-- dumpster diver delux

View Rick's profile

Rick

8286 posts in 2005 days


#13 posted 03-21-2011 06:23 AM

Very Nice Ray!!

-- Deodorant is like Common Sense. Those who need it the most, never use it.

View mafe's profile

mafe

10502 posts in 2062 days


#14 posted 03-22-2011 01:26 PM

Tripple wouuu, what a great job you have done.
I have to learn that patience skill.
Really impressed.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

View kimball's profile

kimball

323 posts in 2270 days


#15 posted 09-26-2012 07:38 PM

Now that is simply down right nice. Heck of a job.
Kimball

showing 1 through 15 of 16 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com