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Back for the Battle.... Tanks!

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Project by souichiro posted 06-09-2011 02:37 AM 1770 views 14 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well it’s been awhile since I’ve posted anything, but I’m back for the battle….. and I brought tanks! :)

Here are some small tanks I made for the kids this weekend. There’s still a few more to finish up, but you’ll get the idea with these. They are so fun to make, and the kids are all in love with them. I can’t wait to see all the battles these little guys will get into over the years. And already the boys have requested an air force to go along with them. So hopefully I’ll be able to oblige them :)

Hope you all enjoy!

-- Dale, Oregon





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patron

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#1 posted 06-09-2011 02:51 AM

you have a great way with toys dale

i know the kids just can’t wait
for the new ones
you think up

well done

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#2 posted 06-09-2011 03:00 AM

We’re being taken over!

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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#3 posted 06-09-2011 03:30 AM

Too cute!

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

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#4 posted 06-09-2011 03:51 AM

man i would have had a lot of fun with those

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#5 posted 06-09-2011 05:15 AM

quite cool

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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#6 posted 06-09-2011 12:25 PM

Very cool stuff, I really like these tanks. Your kids are so lucky to have all of the toys that you make for them.

-- Brian

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#7 posted 06-09-2011 12:44 PM

Very nice. I love making wood toys too.

-- Ed "Real happiness is one that you share."

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#8 posted 06-09-2011 01:04 PM

These are so nice!
Wauuu I want to be a kid again and play.
Lucky kids.
Best thoughts,
Mads

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

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#9 posted 06-09-2011 04:27 PM

These are so nice and the plan is very creative. I also like the way that you have kept them on the small side because the kids can have more in the battle. You better watch out because they will probably want several battalions.

-- 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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#10 posted 06-10-2011 04:12 AM

Spinning wheels and turrets? No wonder these are a blast.

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#11 posted 06-10-2011 09:43 AM

Tanks and AA guns look excellent. Airplanes next? Battlefield Living room will be like Normandy on D day.
Yours kids are lucky.

-- My English and my woodworking are matching skills.

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#12 posted 06-10-2011 02:02 PM

Awesome!

-- christopheralan http://www.projectwoodworks.com

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#13 posted 06-11-2011 11:31 PM

Thank you all so much for the kind words :)

-- Dale, Oregon

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