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Project by MasterSergeant posted 480 days ago 969 views 8 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Quick little project completed today. I found an old magazine with the acrobatic Bear in it so I decided to have a go at making one. I had something similar when I was a young lad. Pretty simple to operate, gently squeeze together the bottom sticks which make the bear flip over, squeeze again and he flips back. The grandchildren should have fun with it.
Sorry about the picture orientation, not sure why my iPad turned them this was?

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction





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Sanding2day

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#1 posted 480 days ago

What fun… Would really like to make some fun projects like this for the kids… Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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GerardoArg1

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#2 posted 480 days ago

Really nice!. Good work.

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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JoeinGa

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#3 posted 479 days ago

Hey! I remember having toys like this as a kid! It was fascinating to play with!

Good job recreating the past

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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ToyMakingDad

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#4 posted 479 days ago

Outstanding. Those are really fun to play with and you made the bear very recognizable.
Good deal.

-- Toy Making Dad, Northern Virginia, http://toymakingdad.blogspot.com

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KOVA

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#5 posted 477 days ago

GENIO KELLY!!!!!!
PODRÍAS HACER UNAS FOTOS DEL PROYECTO DE LA REVISTA ?
A MÍ ME INTERESARÍA HACER UNO SIMILAR :-)

-- KOVA, EL CARPINTERO DEL PUEBLO https://www.facebook.com/pages/El-Carpintero-Del-Pueblo/148976618479733

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Fishinbo

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#6 posted 474 days ago

That’s a fun and adorable toy! Brings back great memories. Well done!

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