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Project by 35prog posted 10-28-2011 05:03 AM 1650 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i built a couple of Sherwood rocking motorcycles for Christmas presents for nieces and nephews. I saw several of these on the site. I really liked building them, but felt they took too long. I learned a lot building these, they are not perfect by any means. I hope that they get as much enjoyment from riding them as I did building them. William D sure makes them look easy. I did not glue and nail them as the plan said, I chose to screw them and plug screw holes. Not sure I would do that again.

-- inexperienced enough to still have ten fingers

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#1 posted 10-28-2011 05:17 AM

Very nice! Keep it up. I need to build a couple of those. I like the mags.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#2 posted 10-28-2011 05:33 AM

Really cool. I know they will love them.

-- Chuck

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#3 posted 10-28-2011 08:01 AM

They are great.
I am sure they will like them just the look of them will be enough.
well done!

-- Theresa,

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#4 posted 10-28-2011 05:12 PM

Those look great.
I wish I had the nerve to try and make those.
Thanks for sharing.

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho

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#5 posted 10-29-2011 04:55 PM

They look cool to me, well done. Looks like a complex project that would take a lot of time.

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#6 posted 10-29-2011 08:26 PM

Those are really cool

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#7 posted 10-29-2011 10:43 PM

Really nice job. I make these also. They are time consuming.

-- Gary, Little River,SC I've Learned that the Lord didn't do it all in one day and neither can I

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