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Project by Ageingwood posted 07-23-2008 02:24 AM 1782 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Making toy tractors and trucks and cars.

-- Ageingwood - artsplae1@msn.com No time , retired





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dogwood

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#1 posted 07-23-2008 02:53 AM

Looks like fun

-- I love dogs. People, not so much.

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Dan'um Style

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#2 posted 07-23-2008 03:27 AM

You are really good at creating these. Clean crisp work.

How long have you been making toys and how many have you made ?

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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brunob

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#3 posted 07-23-2008 03:41 AM

Excellent work.

-- Bruce from Central New York...now, if you'll pardon me, I have some sawdust to make.

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Grumpy

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#4 posted 07-23-2008 05:13 AM

Great work Aginwood.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Callum Kendall

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#5 posted 07-23-2008 11:10 AM

They look great!

Thanks for the post

Callum

-- For wood working podcasts with a twist check out http://thetimberkid.com/

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Ageingwood

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#6 posted 07-23-2008 01:42 PM

Thanks. I started making toys about five years back. As far as how many , god knows ! I started to make a few to sell then made a few to give to kids at craft fairs , then I belong to a group that makes sure underprivileged kids get toys for Xmas. I plan to have at least three dozen for that . The tractors are new this spring . Started them because my buddy informed me that he liked tractors , So tried them . Now they are a real good seller. Best part of all is I get lots of scraps from construction sites. I use 2x what ever I can scrounge . Next week I will go pick up prob. half pick up load of rafter and floor joyce cut offs . Never waste
a piece of wood ! Good wooding !

-- Ageingwood - artsplae1@msn.com No time , retired

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MsDebbieP

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#7 posted 07-23-2008 06:28 PM

those tractors are fantastic!!! sweet

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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jeanmarc

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#8 posted 07-26-2008 03:49 PM

Excellent work.

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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Ageingwood

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#9 posted 01-25-2009 03:07 AM

No more toys , as CPSIA testing will shut me down .

-- Ageingwood - artsplae1@msn.com No time , retired

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Karson

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#10 posted 01-25-2009 03:15 AM

We only put clear oils on our toys because of the new requirements.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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jim1953

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#11 posted 01-25-2009 03:28 AM

Great Job

-- Jim, Kentucky

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