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Cybergrinder

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Now the ear-worm is in place I shall continue :)

I decided to build a Thomas the Tank Engine for my son and my girlfriend's little boy as well. Also in this deal are an Elsa (frozen) for the girls, but more on that later...

It's quite an easy little kit, but I'm adding a challenge in trying to get the wheels to rotate....

Here's the massive two pages...

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What a nice thing to do. They will be much more personal of a gift, being hand made, just double up on everything!!! :)
 
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I agree with Z, this is just sooo cute. My grand kids are past the Thomas the Tank stage, so I'll just watch your build.
 
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So, I kind of got carried away with the first one and forgot to take photos. :hammerhead:

So here we go with the second build :)

Here we see the coal bunker
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Then attached to the cab/tank combination
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"Oh, dear," Thomas said, "I've gone all to pieces."

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Then the wheel arches onto the base
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And then everything together

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Whistle attached
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Then the dome and funnel

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And he's done!

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I left out the couplings seeing that two small boys will be playing with them...

Peep, pip, PEEP! :rolllaughing: