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Grader for my granddaughter

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Project by hunter71 posted 12-10-2012 01:40 AM 1949 views 10 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After I finished my Road Grader L/J project 75029 my granddaughter wanted Pa pa to make one for her sand box. With some inspiration from fellow L/J RUSTICJOHN I made this little guy. Built from scrap plywood and store bought wheels. It should be able to stand up to any 5 year old. Blade turns, top makes a good handle for little hands.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.





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woodshaver Tony C

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#1 posted 12-10-2012 01:44 AM

Looks really cool Doug! Excellent work! You guys have it down pat! Making the kids happy is TOPS!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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ralbuck

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#2 posted 12-10-2012 01:45 AM

NEAT!!

PURPLE wheel centers—— GIRLIE!——

GREAT!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#3 posted 12-10-2012 01:55 AM

That is very cute. I am sure she will be putting in a number of hours with it.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#4 posted 12-10-2012 02:05 AM

well it is a nice toy for her, and it looks sturdy for there play..grandpa is doing a great job …

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#5 posted 12-10-2012 02:13 AM

Very cool grandpa. She’ll love it.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#6 posted 12-10-2012 02:38 AM

What a neat idea! Very nice!

Erik

-- "Never let your dogma be run over by your karma!"

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#7 posted 12-10-2012 06:37 AM

Well done, I like your design better than mine. Cheers.

-- RusticJohn

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#8 posted 12-10-2012 07:38 AM

What a wonderful toy you made for your granddaughter . Try making a little monster truck with 2 inch round wood balls for the wheels . I made one for a little boy of just under a year old and he loves it.

-- Jeffery Mullen

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#9 posted 12-10-2012 07:56 AM

Well, that’s cool…....................

-- mike...............

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#10 posted 12-10-2012 03:08 PM

very nice job Hunter.
Chuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2 www.wisconsinwoodchuck.com

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#11 posted 12-10-2012 05:59 PM

You for sure will make your Grand Daughter a very happy girl, real nice

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

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#12 posted 12-13-2012 01:42 AM

Now that is kool for a young gal construction worker

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#13 posted 05-17-2015 02:08 PM

Very cute and funtional for a young person to play with.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#14 posted 05-27-2017 01:30 PM

This is a special project. Brings lasting JOY

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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