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Project by Rolry posted 03-22-2013 08:49 AM 2526 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Excavator that I made in 1 week of evenings.

-- Rolry





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ohwoodeye

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#1 posted 03-22-2013 01:03 PM

Very nice. Looks like a fun project to pass the time.
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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crowie

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#2 posted 03-25-2013 10:08 AM

G’Day Rolry, And who’s the very lucky recipient of this beaut toy…Looks great; were did you get the plan please?
Cheers from On Top DownUnder, crowie

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

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Rolry

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#3 posted 03-28-2013 02:22 AM

The plan came from a book called Making construction vehicles for kids by Luc St-Armour.

-- Rolry

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crowie

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#4 posted 03-28-2013 03:04 AM

G’Day Rolry, My goodness me, I have that book in my library.
I’d best start reading my toymaking books rather than the computer….lol….Thank you.
Cheers from On Top DownUnder, crowie

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

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SalvagedWoodworks

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#5 posted 11-11-2015 09:10 PM

looks good way to go

i made nearly the exact model from the sister book realistic construction models you can build by Luc St-Armour.

although it is pretty fragile in hind sight i may not make it for kids

anyways heres what it looks like

-- In it for the Outcome, Not the Income

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 11-11-2015 10:03 PM

Nice work. It’s a great miniature excavator.

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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