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Project by WoodScrap posted 07-28-2013 08:11 PM 1187 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The latest addition to my mobile fleet is a Woodie Wagon, design by Toys & Joys. It is approximately 14” long. I used Cherry on the body and top, Walnut on the running boards, fenders and radiator. The seats and panel trim are of Padauk.

I usually have 2 or 3 projects on going in my shop at anytime and move to the next if I get frustrated with one. These models, while many are extremely challenging, are a lot of fun and can be worked on for minutes at a time if you only have short periods to work on them. I can come home from work and spend a quality hour in the shop working on these and relax. Working on fine details of these small models are much different then larger furniture pieces and present unique challenges.

Thanks for looking.

Rick

-- Rick -Tulsa





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MShort

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#1 posted 07-28-2013 08:50 PM

Awesome project.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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Richard Miller

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#2 posted 07-28-2013 09:07 PM

that is one nice piece of work and I agree about having more than one going at a time.

-- Dick F,Burg Iowa

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#3 posted 07-29-2013 01:04 AM

Nice project with great detail!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Woodbridge

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#4 posted 07-29-2013 02:44 AM

wood toys look like a lot of fun. I really like the nice details on your wagon.

you’ve got a pretty amazing workshop!

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 07-29-2013 05:53 AM

Beautiful job Rick.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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bobman58

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#6 posted 07-29-2013 08:20 AM

Very nice rick great wood choice

-- robert dignam

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crowie

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#7 posted 07-29-2013 10:42 AM

G’Day Rick, That’s a ten out of ten model/toy…
The Toys & Joys plans seem to offer such great detail and with your craftsmanship this one has come up superbly.

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

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Dutchy

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#8 posted 07-29-2013 12:20 PM

Well don! Beautiful !

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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majuvla

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#9 posted 07-29-2013 01:12 PM

Always admire small wooden cars,trucks,planes,trains, etc

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 07-29-2013 01:18 PM

Very nice project.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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TateMansfield

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#11 posted 07-30-2013 02:18 PM

Great work!

-- Why does this greenish soft "hardwood" have a lot of friends? Because it's poplar.

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#12 posted 07-30-2013 08:48 PM

Beautiful job!

Lee

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Woodenwizard

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#13 posted 08-02-2013 02:11 AM

Nicely done!

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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