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Third Edition of Family Harley Rocker -- This one for a Great-Grandson

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Project by Carl W Richardson posted 796 days ago 2278 views 9 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the third in a series and has been made for my first Great-Grandson who just turned three. Body is poplar, rocker is oak and other parts are made from pine, oak, walnut and 1/4” ply.. Harley is bolted thru the rocker slats to both wheels and thru the two supports under the bike. Everything has been made Heavy-Duty because two little boys will be “ridin” it…

-- Carl W Richardson, Tennessee Woodworker





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stefang

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#1 posted 796 days ago

The best rocker I’ve seen. This has got to be a big hit with great grandkids. Beautiful work!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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GlennM

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#2 posted 796 days ago

Very cooooooool. Great job.

-- Glenn, Nova Scotia

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Martyroc

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#3 posted 796 days ago

AWESOME! That is very cool, nicely done.

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

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BTimmons

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#4 posted 796 days ago

Ok, you win the award for Coolest Great Granddad Ever. You might be surprised, since you weren’t aware you were even in the contest. But here you go, there’s the award anyway.

-- Brian Timmons, Big T Woodworks - https://www.etsy.com/shop/BigTWW - http://vimeo.com/98821147

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luv2learn

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#5 posted 796 days ago

Great Grandpa of the year and a treasured toy forever.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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DocSavage45

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#6 posted 796 days ago

You’re Back!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Carl W Richardson

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#7 posted 796 days ago

Been busy planting trees…

-- Carl W Richardson, Tennessee Woodworker

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ShaneA

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#8 posted 796 days ago

Awesome, very well done sir.

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Tedster

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#9 posted 796 days ago

Now that is totally awesome! Just curious, how much rocking-horse power does it have? :))

I hope the kids with pedal cars have been taught to watch out for motorcycles.

-- I support the 28th Amendment. http://www.wolf-pac.com/28th

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jacob34

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#10 posted 796 days ago

I have been thinking about attempting a rocker for my niece this is pretty cool

-- so a bear and a rabbit are sitting on a log

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Skiedra

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#11 posted 796 days ago

That is superbly done rocker!

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DocSavage45

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#12 posted 796 days ago

How many did you plant?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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eddie

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#13 posted 796 days ago

thats just to cool great build

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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Carl W Richardson

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#14 posted 796 days ago

To TedW:
I also make the grandkids wooden guns to carry for protection..

To DocSavage45:
Almost 2 dozen… Good sized trees and all transplanted with a shovel and sweat…

-- Carl W Richardson, Tennessee Woodworker

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DocSavage45

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#15 posted 796 days ago

:-) !!!! Tree planting good!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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