Get it done – KIDDIES TOY CART

Shopping List

  • Pine 20mm thick cut to sizes of:
  • 2 pieces of 500mm x 300mm
  • 2 pieces of 300mm x 300mm
  • 1 piece of 500mm x 300mm
  • 2 pieces of 50mm x 1000mm
  • 1 dowel stick 20mm thick
  • 4 x wheels (get advice on how they attach)
  • 4 x 40mm chipboard screws
  • Wood glue
  • Varnish or water based paint
  • Wood filler

Tool List

  • PST 700 E jigsaw
  • PSR 18 cordless drill
  • 20mm Flat wood bit
  • PSR 10.8 cordless screw driver
  • PSM 160 sander
  • Dremel Trio for cutting out shapes
  • PFS65 spray gun
  • Dremel glue gun

TOY CART STEPS

Wagon

  1. Draw out pattern for cutting side panels to shape
  2. Transfer this on to the panel.
  3. Cut out the shape for the sides.
  4. Draw lines on inside edge where the bottom will join on the side panels
  5. Draw lines on inside edge where the front and back panels will join the side panels.
  6. Drill pilot holes in side these lines
  7. Join Bottom and front panels with glue and screws
  8. Draw out front panel design and cut to shape (repeat on back panel if needed)
  9. Draw out templates for design on sides and front.
  10. Cut out designs on 3mm hard board/masonite with Trio.
  11. Varnish with clear coat and leave to dry.
  12. Make handles
  13. Measure and cut dowel to fit
  14. Drill holes in each handle for dowel to fit
  15. Fasten handles to wagon
  16. Drill holes for wheels to fit through.
  17. Sand everything
  18. Spray with coloured varnish 
  19. Fit wheels.
  20. Glue masonite design pieces onto the