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Project by bj383ss posted 08-20-2012 01:13 AM 2145 views 10 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A toymaker press Trex I made for my youngest son Ryan who is at the moment obsessed with Trex. It is made of pine. I added the 2 dowels in the hind legs hoping it will survive Ryan.



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#1 posted 08-20-2012 03:10 AM

Good looking Trex ! Funny how so many kids go for dinosaurs !

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#2 posted 08-20-2012 06:15 AM

Great looking. I am cutting some of those right now….for the Grandkids. I like the idea of the dowel…just might help to hold the legs on. I also like the train/truck I see in the back ground. Of late I have had a ball making all types of toys.

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#3 posted 08-20-2012 10:20 AM

Grrrrrr, Kids will sure like him.

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#4 posted 08-20-2012 12:25 PM

T-Rex was always the best. Very nice

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#5 posted 08-20-2012 08:35 PM

This is way too cool for a toy !!!

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#6 posted 08-20-2012 10:39 PM

Thanks guys for the comments. @Hawaiilad the Steam Train is almost finished. I have a seperate blog about it if your are interested.



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#7 posted 08-23-2012 06:35 AM

this is really nice! lucky kid!

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#8 posted 09-12-2012 04:12 PM

Very nice Bret

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#9 posted 02-11-2013 08:11 AM

G’day Bret, That’s one good looking T-Rex BUT did it survive Ryan?? Cheers, crowie

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

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