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Project by RiaanK posted 07-19-2013 05:41 AM 819 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi all

I made this ox-wagon about a year and a half ago.
And it was by far, the most fun I ever had with wood. Was a joy to make.

The entire wagon is made with sleeper wood, except the arches for the canvas, that was made with pine, and the axles is pine dowel sticks.

And also, this was my first small scale project, so I cheated a bit, I used tooth picks for the wheel spokes.
The front assembly can turn, and move up and down.

I printed a bunch of pictures of original wagons of the web, and got to work. Was a LOT of fun.

Thanks for looking.

-- Riaan





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robscastle

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#1 posted 07-19-2013 08:22 AM

Nice job lots of attention to detail visible.

Don’t worry about using tooth picks

My CLMB Will have meat skewers used as hinge pins stay tuned its almost ready

-- Regards Robert

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#2 posted 07-19-2013 11:58 AM

Nice little toy!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 07-22-2013 04:25 PM

Wonderful little wagon, has a very nice antique look. You have great attention to details. Great job!

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crowie

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#4 posted 07-29-2013 10:05 AM

What a top wagon, you have sure made a good looking toy….well done.

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

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