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Project by diggerdelaney posted 257 days ago 1087 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just finished this Rocking Car for a little girl made mainly from plywood and the smaller pieces from the scrap box. I had great fun making this one as there are no plans just made it up as I went along

-- Derek, Kent, UK, http://s702.photobucket.com/albums/ww21/diggerdelaney/





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doubleDD

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#1 posted 256 days ago

Looks like a lot of work went into this project. If Elvis were around, he would want it. Nice job.

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

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 256 days ago

Now, that is just plain out of site. You did a fine job on this.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#3 posted 256 days ago

Cool project. Nicely done.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#4 posted 256 days ago

That’s insane!!! How long did it take you to build??

-- Measure twice and try not to cut your thumbs off!

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#5 posted 256 days ago

Great job! How did you get it so shiny?

-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973

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#6 posted 256 days ago

Super cool for some little girl! Great job!

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

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#7 posted 256 days ago

G’Day Derek,
That’s on top rocker which you’ve built.
Brilliant paint work and detailing.
Was the build modeled on any one particular car model??
First class project, sir.

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

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Surfside

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#8 posted 256 days ago

That is so cool! Masterful build! Gorgeous work! Perfectly done.

-- "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"

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tefinn

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#9 posted 256 days ago

That is fantastic! It’s going to make a little girl very happy. Also her daughters and granddaughters. A true family heirloom.

-- Tom Finnigan - Measures? We don't need no stinking measures! - Hmm, maybe thats why my project pieces don't fit.

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diggerdelaney

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#10 posted 255 days ago

Thank you all

bigogre no special treatment to get the shine just straight from the tin.

Peter it is very loosely based on a MG car

-- Derek, Kent, UK, http://s702.photobucket.com/albums/ww21/diggerdelaney/

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#11 posted 253 days ago

Awesome rocker! Like the cool design and the finish looks amazingly smooth and shiny. Very lucky little girl to have it.

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#12 posted 13 days ago

I’m surprised no one has said it yet so I will….
“My Pink Cadillac”
beautiful job—I may have to steal the concept for my nieces & nephews

-- Gannon ~~ If something CAN go wrong, plan on it happening....

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