Rocking Horse

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Project by Jerry posted 11-24-2012 05:23 PM 1372 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The rocking horse project is complete :)

About 35 hours total build time….tried to write about it in a blog…so much detail work and sanding of course…

Solid red oak construction, 1” thick…classic oak stain with cherry stain trim…pink bow since it is for a girl…

This was a lot of fun and one of the more complicated projects I have built so far…

On to the next project :)

-- Jerry, Plano, Tx

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#1 posted 11-24-2012 08:11 PM

Terrific job! I like the look.
I’ve built two of these, and they are fun.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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#2 posted 11-24-2012 09:32 PM

I’m sure the rider will love her horse!

-- ~Julie~

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#3 posted 11-24-2012 09:44 PM

Great looking rocking horse! I am sure it will be enjoyed.

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#4 posted 11-24-2012 10:51 PM

This is great a real charmer.

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#5 posted 11-25-2012 02:14 AM

I have some grandkids I should build one of these for.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#6 posted 11-25-2012 03:51 PM

nice looking horse.

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#7 posted 11-25-2012 04:29 PM

thanks for all the nice comments about my rocking horse :)

-- Jerry, Plano, Tx

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#8 posted 11-27-2012 04:45 AM

way to go, super nice looking, “Did yourself Proud” forsure

-- "older I get, the more fun I have"

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