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Built this little wood wheel barrow for my wife for Easter. Made the body from cedar , and the wheel is made of a solid piece of cypress. It’s a replica of a 1903 sears wheel barrow. She put Easter lily’s in it for Easter.
-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia
Apr 01, 2013
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#1 posted 03-31-2013 03:56 PM
Now that is neat! Well done, will look great with some plants in it.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
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#2 posted 03-31-2013 06:28 PM
Great looking planter Bill. I like the backdrop for the pic also. My wife loves to take pic of old buildings, barns etc. We be going down the road and she sees one I gotta stop where she can take a pic.
-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -
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#3 posted 03-31-2013 08:18 PM
What a fun project and a great gift for Easter.
-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)
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#4 posted 03-31-2013 08:35 PM
Gorgeous planter Bill. Just curious, do you have a cat ? My understanding is Easter Lilies are extremely toxic to cats .
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#5 posted 03-31-2013 08:48 PM
Very nice, I have a taped episode of New Yankee Workshop where Norm builds a wheelbarrow and they show several antique ones he got the ideas from. I’d like to build a replica of one of the older ones. Yours gives me the motivation I need to get started. Did you build from plans or draw it up yourself?
#6 posted 03-31-2013 09:36 PM
Thanks, guys for the comments. Dewayne the barn where the picture was taken is in my back yard it was here when we bought the place.Ron I had never heard that about cats, and Easter Lilies and no I don’t have cats.notnow I used plans off the internet I found I think the site was Runner Duck .com
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#7 posted 04-01-2013 03:18 AM
Great job, that is awesome
-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn
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#8 posted 04-01-2013 03:20 PM
Thats going to look awsome when its weathered in & has some flowers in it.Nice work!
-- Greg D, Cen. CA, "Keep it on the Level, Do it Right the First Time!"
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#9 posted 04-01-2013 03:23 PM
This is really nice, Bill. It’s very quaint.
helluvawreck aka Charleshttp://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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#10 posted 04-02-2013 01:40 AM
Now that’s what I need after a night out with many pints o good ole Guinness…
-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com
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