Build a wood toy axle hole jig to use for one toy or for mass production. This simple jig will guarantee the right drill locations for the axle holes in the chassis. You can re-use the jig many times and achieve perfect axle hole alignment on each part.
We show you how to easily make your own perfect small (under 3") wood toy wheels. For wheels 3" or larger refer to the article on How to Easily Make 3" or Larger Perfect Wood Toy Wheels.
We show you how to easily make your own perfect 3" or larger wood toy wheels. For safety reasons, the sanding disk method described in this article isn't recommended for wheels under 3". For wheels smaller than 3" refer to the article on How to Easily Make Small (Under 3") Perfect Wood Toy Wheels.
Toymaker Susan Burkhart demonstrates how she makes wood toy dinosaurs for her Etsy shop using plans from the book Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Creatures.
Learn a simple and cost effective method for painting wood toy dinosaurs that results in a beautiful opaque, high-gloss, non-toxic and durable finish.
See how the ReallyWood Fleet of 4 Trucks plan set is a new concept in wood toy building with our signature easy-to-build chassis design.
When you complete the easy and inexpensive improvements discussed in this article you'll discover that the Porter Cable scroll saw is great for toy making and that it is a reliable and accurate saw especially considering the low cost of the saw and stand.
How to make a charming wood toy zoo using old wood from a discarded table top. Plus learn some tips and secrets to building this easy, imaginative and fun play set.
Susan Burkhart shows how to use one toy pattern from the book Dragons, Knights and Fair Maidens from to make wood toy dragons, popular dragon pendant necklaces and gift dragon clocks in this fun how-to video.
How to choose which scroll saw blade to use for scroll sawing wood toy projects. Plus read about other Scroll Saw blade tips.