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These pictures are put on here to give you a clue as to what I’m rambling about on the
Rocking Horse Elite Forum.

This first collection of pictures show the rebuild of a Sportiboy. It came into the workshop all in pieces. Some pieces were broken and some were missing. It also had woodworm and the stand was missing.

Click here for Posting 332 Bow Rocker

Click here for Posting 339 Little Ayres

Click here for Posting 341 Tony’s Whopper

Click here for Posting Tony’s ears repaired

Click here for Posting 393

Click here for Posting 435

Click here for Posting 536

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  Forum postings 109 - 159

Picture one shows the horse as it arrived.

Taking-measurements-s

Taking measurements to ensure that after repairs, the head is the correct dimensions.

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Head and neck repair.

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New wood fitted

body2s

The main body being rebuilt.

new-legs-s

Unfortunately three of the original legs were too badly affected by woodworm to be used.

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Horse reassembled

head-&-neck-s

New wood carved.

ears-repaired-s

Ear repair.

Dry-run-s

A 'dry run'. Making sure everything fits before any finishing is carried out.

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New stand posts turned

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Eventually things get finished.

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