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I wanted to add to my construction equipment and also try my hand at making a scale model. The roller is aprox. 50 scale to a CAT CS54 made from oak and walnut, used copper wire fro the hand rails and mirror mounts. I turned the wheels and drum from gome light colored walnut and stained the wheels with rosewood stain to make them a little darker.





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 888 days ago

Very cool roller.good job

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Martyroc

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#2 posted 888 days ago

Nice! My nephew wood love this, but unfortunately destroy it as well. I looked at all the construction trucks you did, that’s quite an impressive collection.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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hunter71

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#3 posted 888 days ago

quite a construction company. Hope there is work for it in your area.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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crowie

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#4 posted 505 days ago

Wow you’ve done extremely well on that roller, looks very real.
Was the suggestion that you did it without plans…..very well done..
Would love to see more photos, please.
Cheers crowie

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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