A real quick truck

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Project by hunter71 posted 02-19-2012 07:10 PM 1341 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We got a call yesterday that some friends were coming up and bringing their 5 year old grandson with them. He calls me “THE MAKER” I realized it was near him birthday and I hadn’t made him anything in some time,so I decided to build the garage for him, an easy build. My wife said he may not have a truck to fit the garage, sooo, I made a real quick truck. Everything is drying on the wood stove. Wheew, a marathon truck build.
Pine and cedar, store bought wheels.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#1 posted 02-19-2012 11:27 PM

I bet he will have fun with that ,nice work Hunter

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#2 posted 02-19-2012 11:52 PM

Good job Hunter.

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#3 posted 02-20-2012 01:37 AM

Great little build on the quick….I like that : ” The Maker.”

-- Bob Kenosha Wi.

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#4 posted 02-20-2012 01:43 AM

sweet build

dylan will be thrilled
let’s hope he doesn’t decide
to be a car dealership
bet you could work in the back there

‘the maker and parts man’

-- 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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#5 posted 02-20-2012 12:55 PM

nothin better than a boy with a new truck!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#6 posted 02-23-2012 01:56 AM

You do nice work on short notice.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#7 posted 02-23-2012 02:18 AM

Nice and thoughtful gift .
Hand made is the best !


-- Kiefer 松

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