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Construction-Grade Motor Grader
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Whether smoothing a path across the carpet, or making lines in the sandbox, this blade runner works hard showing off your craftsmanship. The blade lifts and pivots, but the engine noises are up to the operator.

The Project Kit contains all the specialty parts and hardware needed to complete one motor grader. Project Kits and plans sold separately. (See photo. Lumber is not included with Project Kit.)

Overall dimensions are 16" long x 6" high x 8" track x 7" wide

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Overall Customer Rating of 4 Reviews:

The road grader plan is good but it needed some customizing to make it special so...

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I downloaded a pic from the Caterpillar site to see what additional inspiration I could get



Then I went to work following the basic plan but added a few mods (see pic) such as:



- The horizontal inlay along the sides

- The integrated front axle system

- The driver in the cab

- The “flashing light” on the cab roof in the center

- The treads on the wheels

- The curvature on the blade

- The GPS sensors on the yoke that controls the lifting / lowering of the blade (and yes the blade rotates too)

- The use of 1/8 inch dowel and caps instead of threaded rod and nuts to hold the lifting / lowering mechanism together

- The air filter on top of the engine in front of the exhaust pipe

- The ladders on the sides for the driver to climb up

- The taillights on the back



There are a variety of woods in there – walnut, alder, a couple of mahogany bits I had lying around, oak in the wheels and birch in the headlights / taillights / caps.


New Jersey

Very nice and functional

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The grader works just like a real grader with the blade angles, etc. I love the projects that you all created plans for. I would love to see a plan for a military humvee.

New Jersey

Awesome plans

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This is the first time I have tried a smaller project like this. The only thing I did not make is the wheels. I'm building the lowboy trailer next to haul my grader. So excited about these plans.

New Jersey

Working on this project right now

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I am very excited to see how this project turns out. These would be nice to pass down to the grandkids as gifts. I have all of the plans printed except the scraper and cement truck.