LumberJocks

Dale the rocking horse

  • Advertise with us
Project by DonDA posted 367 days ago 702 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Dale the rocking horse
Dale the rocking horse No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

Just finished delivering a new rocking horse to my grandson. Made of 2×10 pine from lumberyard and just made sure the grain was going the right way on components and any knots would be covered up by the next layer. My daughter and son-in-law love it. But since my grandson is only 6 days old, it will be a while before he can ride it. Although these are not the most technically demanding, they sure result in a lot of joy.

-- Don, Saginaw Mi





10 comments so far

View NaFianna's profile

NaFianna

452 posts in 1662 days


#1 posted 367 days ago

Fantastic looking horse -looks like a friendly sort

-- Cad a dheanfaimid feasta gan adhmad.......?

View Hawaiilad's profile (online now)

Hawaiilad

1930 posts in 1657 days


#2 posted 367 days ago

Oh I can see loads of fun years ahead for the rocking horse. What a great build

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

View HillbillyShooter's profile

HillbillyShooter

4510 posts in 928 days


#3 posted 367 days ago

Great project and destined to become a family heirloom without a doubt. Your grandson will be taming that bronc in no time.

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

View AlBCuttnWud's profile

AlBCuttnWud

506 posts in 1326 days


#4 posted 367 days ago

Clyde S. Dale looks great.

-- -Al, Patuxent River, MD

View hoss12992's profile

hoss12992

2625 posts in 529 days


#5 posted 367 days ago

Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

View doubleDD's profile

doubleDD

2408 posts in 679 days


#6 posted 367 days ago

A real treasure. The family will love it.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

View Surfside's profile

Surfside

3085 posts in 809 days


#7 posted 366 days ago

I’m so very much impressed. Must be fun making this! Way to go.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

View hunter71's profile

hunter71

1995 posts in 1822 days


#8 posted 366 days ago

Hay, cool rocky horse.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

View lew's profile

lew

10006 posts in 2391 days


#9 posted 365 days ago

I like it!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

View crowie's profile

crowie

644 posts in 587 days


#10 posted 316 days ago

G’day Don, Me thinks this little bloke will end up with a room full of beautiful hand made wooden toys, but not only made with timber, but a bucket of love….very well done.

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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase