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    Hello Everyone,

    First I would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas.

    Second I would like to share an idea some of you might already have thought of.

    I made up some of those Mini Pocket Cars in the Holiday 2011 SSWC magazine and I got to thinking I would like to have something for little girls too.

    A little doll buggy I could put in my pocket.

    I made a pattern and cut some out of scraps of cherry. I am posting a couple of pictures and pattern for anyone interested.
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    Stoney aka Al

    This gettin old stuff ain't for sissies!

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    Thanks Stoney, I grabbed a copy.

    Merry Christmas
    Don

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    • #3
      Cute idea, nice
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      • #4
        Nice one I grabbed it aswell.
        Learning the art of scroll saw.

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        • #5
          Nice one, cute idea, thanks

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          • #6
            Thank you, I have just the use for that one.

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            • #7
              Looks great,thanks for the pattern.
              Tony

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              • #8
                Thanks for the pattern Al. I'm always looking for things for little girls as there are more girls than boys in the family and girly things for the scroll saw are not too common.
                Mick
                I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. Winston Churchill

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                • #9
                  Sorry it has taken me so long to get back.

                  Thanks to all for the nice comments.

                  One thing I might add is how I attached the baby in the buggy. I made my

                  buggies out of 3/4" stock. When you buy the wooden people they are 5/8"

                  diameter, to large to drill a hole for in 3/4" stock.

                  First I made a jig to drill a 1/4" hole in the baby from the bottom.

                  Second I cut the babies body off at the shoulders.

                  Third I glue a 1/4" dowel into the baby.

                  Fourth I drill a 1/4" hole in buggy.

                  Last (VERRY IMPORTANT) make sure that baby is securely

                  glued into the buggy.
                  Stoney aka Al

                  This gettin old stuff ain't for sissies!

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