|Project by exelectrician||posted 10-20-2011 08:34 AM||1873 views||16 times favorited||7 comments|
I decided that the children needed a toy from Grandpa. This is what I made for Kaylin, she was delighted, and quite possesive about it. I used the left over parts of maple from broken dining room tables I got on craigslist, the boiler on the engine is my first turning experience. I used my drill press for a lathe, the three rings are left over marks from the original turning.
Thanks to Les Neufeld and his book “Making Toys that teach”. The step by step photos were a great help in me getting my first toy done.
-- Love thy neighbour as thyself