Another rolling, clacking toy

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Project by fawig posted 10-03-2011 12:42 AM 2115 views 24 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I haven’t posted any projects recently because I’ve been busy working on my first grandchild! And of course, one of his first toys had to come from my workshop. I had favorited Oregon Bob's version quite a while ago and decided to make it for my new grandson. It is made from cherry and maple and it works great (I’ve been fascinated for hours by it’s rolling, clacking noises).

-- "I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength." Phil 4:13

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#1 posted 10-03-2011 02:09 AM

Nice work. I like the initialed plugs in the hub caps:) I will be be making a version of the rolly, clacky soon and my try the same idea.

-- Wilson

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#2 posted 10-03-2011 03:35 AM

I have a soft spot for these toys. Nice addition of the date, that makes it very special.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#3 posted 10-03-2011 05:17 AM

I don’t feel sorry for grouches who happen to be around the kid playing with this toy! Nice work!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#4 posted 10-03-2011 08:17 AM

Nice simple toy good for hours of enjoyment. The first grandchild should enjoy it too. The excuses some of us use to play with toddlers toys. Lets call it development.. LOL HE HE HE HE We could use the development. Thanks for sharing.

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

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