Model T Tank Truck

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Project by dansnow posted 11-17-2013 01:48 PM 1982 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Found this in The Great Book of Wooden Toys, it’s a Norm Marshall design. I tweaked the design just a bit opting for the spoke wheels instead of the solid ones. Just felt it needed that little extra touch. I realize it’s now for an older child, but that’s okay. The tank is a piece from an old rolling pin.

Thanks for looking.

-- Snow's Wooden Toys & Gifts

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#1 posted 11-17-2013 02:33 PM

super looking model T. One of the cutest toys I’ve seen posted. The spoked wheels were certainly the right choice.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#2 posted 11-17-2013 03:16 PM

Cool little toy truck.

-- wood crafting & classes

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#3 posted 11-17-2013 03:32 PM

That’s pretty cute. You did a nice job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#4 posted 11-17-2013 06:20 PM

Hello Dansnow

A great work

I haven’t done wood toy but when I see yours I want to try to make one or two or …

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#5 posted 11-17-2013 08:59 PM

Nice job. I’ve made the same truck with the solid wheels and I like yours better. Older kids need toys too.

-- Ted ,Conesus,N.Y.

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#6 posted 11-18-2013 10:48 AM

Awesome job

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#7 posted 11-18-2013 11:16 AM


-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#8 posted 11-18-2013 05:37 PM

Great little truck

-- Derek, Kent, UK,

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#9 posted 11-18-2013 06:08 PM

N-Ice T

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 11-18-2013 09:57 PM

Great attention to details. This is a work of a real talented wood worker. Cool.

-- "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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#11 posted 11-21-2013 03:02 PM

So cool toy truck, like every detail of it as well as the finish. Great job!

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