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Red cedar building blocks and toy box for my nephew. Lid is removable so it can be put down on carpet to build on. About 70+ pieces. Built 2 red cedar boxes that couldn’t make it past my quality control. So 3rd one is pine and it made it pass QC.
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#1 posted 04-11-2013 02:28 AM
I’ve wanted to make blocks for my niece and nephews, but I was never quite sure how many to make and of what shape.
#2 posted 04-11-2013 02:37 AM
It’s a lot of cutting. I just made it up the shapes and maximized material and tried to minimize cuts. I used a hole saw for the wheels. The outer of the wheels are the arched blocks. One good evening of layout and cutting. The box (boxes) however seemed to take me a long time.
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#3 posted 04-11-2013 10:30 AM
great gift and way to use up small boards.
-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru.... cccedar.com
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