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Old 12-27-2018, 11:35 AM
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Thanks everybody. This was a fun project. I figured out a long time ago that I can make better gifts than I can afford to buy, and I like the idea that some of my stuff is going to get passed down through the family. My record was a couple years ago when I gave handmade gifts to 13 of the 15 people I had to shop for at Christmas. I didn't do that well this year, but the stuff I made was pretty elaborate.
Very nice work Matt. I wouldn't mind seeing some of the other stuff you made as well.
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Old 12-27-2018, 12:41 PM
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That sort of reminds me of the redio Flyer I wanted when I was a kid. It was a wood box too. With the dually setup it's harder to roll over at the bottom of a hill, when the fence is coming up fast. BTDT
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Old 12-27-2018, 05:33 PM
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Complete with driveshaft !!
Nice touch.

It is a shame to hide all that steering gear though.
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Handmade is from the heart. Always the best.
+1 x2 on that Chris....
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Old 12-28-2018, 08:35 AM
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Very nice work Matt. I wouldn't mind seeing some of the other stuff you made as well.
Dont' know if you venture into the blacksmithing section but here is a damascus chisel:
https://www.shopfloortalk.com/forums...ad.php?t=50277

and some leather and iron work together:
https://www.shopfloortalk.com/forums...ad.php?t=50333

Thanks for all the nice comments everybody
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Old 12-29-2018, 11:35 PM
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Nice work, Matt!!!
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... and it has a hitch in the back just in case it wasn't heavy enough to start, you can hook up a double.

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The way he is growing he might need a trailer for his lunchbox
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