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Derek Lane27/01/2013 16:00:08
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Well it is finished at last and now on its way to the Greatgrand son. He has seen it and over the moon with it.



daveO27/01/2013 16:18:09
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I should think he is over the moon brilliant job Derek


dennis wake27/01/2013 16:47:39
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you should be proud of what you have made there. you have done a fab job . dennis

Les Hetherington27/01/2013 17:04:17
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Nice one Derek, your great grandson will be well proud of his great granddad or would that be a great graet great granddad. for making a nice toy for him to play with. Les

Doug27/01/2013 21:32:00
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Excellent Derek.


Oddjob28/01/2013 10:56:58
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Excellebt job Derek - he's a luck boy.


Simon Reeves28/01/2013 12:56:11
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Brilliant job Derek - he's a lucky lad.

My grandson has asked if we could make an aeroplane when he next visits. No problem - shouldn't take more than a few minutes!!!!!!. Seriously though, I like to make (or at least, try to make) a simple kit of bits for things like this, that he can help Grampy put together. He has his own proper tools that he keps in the workshop, and really enjoyed making a hedgehog from an old log, some feet cut from felt and loads of nails bashed in with his hammer for the spines! Kept him quiet for ages. smiley.


Derek Lane28/01/2013 13:18:23
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1004 photos

Thank you all. I had great fun making this just made me wish I was a small lad again just to play with it, mind you I did sneak a quick play (test purposessmileywinkblush) before he picked it up.

It was a picture his face lit up with joy, makes it worth while just for that.

PM sent Simon

Mailee29/01/2013 18:21:57
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Excellent work Derek. I see a family hierloom in that mate. I can just imagine the look on his face too.

Bruce Rauncar30/01/2013 14:27:08
173 forum posts

Wow! I can see the look of your son's eyes..same as mine. Excellent job on that great toy. I like every detail of it and the combination of wood.

Derek Lane30/01/2013 17:49:23
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Thank you Mailee and Bruce

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