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Project by bobman58 posted 464 days ago 819 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

heres the toys and joys frieght truck i got the pattern for this truck a few years ago started it but never finished it until recently the woods i used were oak walnut sapele and some unknown wood for the back the wheels are stock wheels with walnut inserts the fuel tanks and the air filters i turned on the lathe i finished it with a spray satin varnish the pattern also shows a tralier which i will make later thanks for looking

-- robert dignam





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Jerry

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#1 posted 464 days ago

That looks great. I have a friend that has built several pieces of construction equipment from Joys and Toys. He is currently working on a steam engine. I hope to one day get to where I can build things like you guys are building.

-- An oak tree is just a nut that stood it's ground.

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 464 days ago

Very cool

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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oakwood

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#3 posted 464 days ago

You did a beautiful job on that truck. The wood choices are very nice.

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Surfside

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#4 posted 464 days ago

That’s too coool!

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-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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wiswood2

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#5 posted 464 days ago

Great job ( Bob ),looks great. I have made a few of them, It will look real nice with the trailer.
Chuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2 www.wisconsinwoodchuck.com

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Roger

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#6 posted 464 days ago

A classic flatbed. Very nice.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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majuvla

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#7 posted 464 days ago

Awsome wood combination and ofcourse outstanding truck.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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hunter71

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#8 posted 463 days ago

Great job Bob, Your hooked now.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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UncleStumpy

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#9 posted 463 days ago

I made a bi-plane for my nephew for xmas, but after seeing this beautiful truck you created, I think it’s time for another toy for him…. a truck of course. Beautiful toy!

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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