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Project by markswoodcraft posted 532 days ago 1538 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this was my 9th grade shop class project
got the plans from toys and joys
mostly made of maple, with some walnut,cedar and pine.
you can see lots of small mistakes, but over all im happy with it
finished with about 15 coats of gloss lacquer

Thanks for looking,
Mark





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 532 days ago

Mistakes? Looks awesome to me.

-- 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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HillbillyShooter

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#2 posted 531 days ago

Looks mighty nice to me—good job.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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MasterSergeant

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#3 posted 531 days ago

Great looking car! Love to have this in my collection!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 531 days ago

A beautiful miniature. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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hunter71

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#5 posted 531 days ago

Great job Mark.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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crowie

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#6 posted 530 days ago

G’day Mark, No mistakes!!
All learning experiences and that’s what life and woodwork is all about.
Having another go on the next project, keep up the good work.
This one has a top selection of timbers & a good finish, well done.
Cheers from On Top DownUnder…..crowie

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

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John Blunt

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#7 posted 529 days ago

Good work! I love hand made wooden toys!

-- Seattle John, http://www.isgoodwoodworks.com/index.php

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Fishinbo

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#8 posted 528 days ago

Like it, very cool wooden toy. Great choice of wood and the finish as well.

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