kenworth trailer and excavator

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Project by bobman58 posted 03-31-2011 08:21 PM 1955 views 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hi heres the kenworth truck lowboy and excavator from the toys and joys plans mainly made from oak and sapele took ages to make and measures about 5 ft long just need to find somwhere to put it now thanks for looking

-- robert dignam

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#1 posted 03-31-2011 08:55 PM

Nice project Bob. I see you have an eclectic interest in making small projects with a special
interest in vehicles which have been my interests as well. You are doing nice work.

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#2 posted 03-31-2011 09:26 PM

That excavator is the jewel in the crown! Great job bobman58
I have plenty of room here to keep your semi, lol..I luv trucks

-- A poor man has poor way's

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#3 posted 03-31-2011 10:32 PM

Really nice work, I love looking at these projects. I wish there was a place on the site with nothing but simmilar works.

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

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#4 posted 04-01-2011 02:02 AM

Nice Bob…. such fun projects to do.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#5 posted 04-01-2011 02:40 AM

That is ” SPECTACULAR ” Too difficult to even imagine doing something like this, a real gem of a toy truck, beautiful woods and very meticulous finishing, great job, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#6 posted 04-01-2011 03:04 PM

Fantastic craftsmanship and I can’t even imagine the hours of time invested. Great idea to do 2 at once and put em together! I do have to say there’s one thing missing though…no safety chains on the trailer!!! :-)

-- hswoodcutting, "Catchy sayings are fun but I'm in it for the wood."

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#7 posted 04-01-2011 04:57 PM

Outstanding. I love the selections of woods. Great job.

-- Ray

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#8 posted 04-01-2011 06:05 PM

great job bob,did you like making the tracks they are rfaly fun .keep up the good work .
I just got the well drilling rig .that is going to be fun in a big way.

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#9 posted 04-03-2011 05:36 AM

real great looking, man great workmanship, “did yourself proud”

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

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#10 posted 04-03-2011 05:42 AM

Nice job :)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path

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#11 posted 06-23-2011 04:38 AM

Really nice work. Where can i get some plans?

-- Leonard H.

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#12 posted 06-23-2011 09:17 AM

hi leonard thanks for the kind comment the plans i used are from the toys and joys website regards bob

-- robert dignam

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#13 posted 06-23-2011 11:06 AM

awesome job…would love to build one of these for my yet to be born son…...but i feel i would be the only one who would be broken hearted when it gets damaged…...maybe i will just build it for myself and leave it on a shelf (a high one) to admire.

-- just get stuck in and have a go!!!

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