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Whirligig Plans & Patterns

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sketchsketch About the Whirligig:
A whirligig is an object that spins or whirls, or has at least one member that spins or whirls. They can be designed to transmit sound and vibration into the ground to repel burrowing rodents in yards, gardens, and backyards. The actual origin of whirligigs is unknown ... arrow more

Value Packs


Whirligig Value Pack No.1 Plans

12 Classic Americana Whirligigs

» Galloping Horse
» Fightin' Rooster
» Milkin' the Cow
» Kickin' Mule
» Woman Washin' Clothes
» Duck in Flight
» Sailor Giving Signals
» Indian Paddlin' Canoe
» Chicken Peckin' Corn
» Water Pump Girl
» Man Crankin' Car
» Lumberjack Sawin' Wood
* Bonus: Multi-Blade Propeller Parts

Sizes range from 12" to 20" but most are closer to 20". All hardware can be made by hand or bought locally and the plans detail exactly what is needed and how it works. The construction process is very simple. Great projects for adults and youngsters alike. » Click here to see what you get ...

10 Mini Whirligig Plans

10 Mini Whirligig Plans These whirligigs range in size from the 8" red bird, to the 4.5" hummingbird -- very unique projects.

What You Get: house wren, robin, sea gull, mallard duck, cardinal, swan, duck, hummingbird, lobster, flamingo.

Exploded assembly diagrams accompany each design, along with measured drawings, sizes of materials/suggestions, plus the all important full size patterns. These are simple projects than anyone can have fun making and displaying.

Whirligig Value Pack No. 2

These are great beginner projects which make the perfect gift for many occasions. All are fun to watch, points of conversation and can even help scare away moles and some birds. The full size patterns and detailed drawings help you build, while the painting guides help you decorate appropriately. All hardware can be made or purchased and the construction process for each whirligig is very simple.
Whirligig Value Pack No. 2 What you get:
1. Four Horse Carousel
2. Fighting Rooster
3. Flamingo
4. Parrot
5. Sea Gull
6. Two Multi-blade Designs
7. Road Runner
8. Fish
9. Girl Blowing in the Wind
10. Flower Pot Windmill


Individual Plans


Chicken Pecking Corn WhirligigChicken Pecking Corn Whirligig

As the wind blows, the rooster pecks the corncob. The faster the wind blows, the faster that old rooster will peck that corn. All hardware is easy to find or fashion. Simple to make using the full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide our plan provides. Overall size of this whirligig is 18" wide.

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Flying Seagull Whirligig PlansFlying Seagull Whirligig Plans

As the wind blows, the wings of the seagull spin independently. All hardware is easy to find or fashion. Simple to make using the full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide our plan provides. Overall size of this whirligig is about 20" square.

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Galloping Horse Whirligig PlansGalloping Horse Whirligig Plans

As the wind blows, the horse gallops along with the man on his back. The faster the wind blows, the quicker the horse will run. All hardware is easy to find or fashion. Simple to make using the full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide our plan provides. Overall size of this whirligig is 20" wide.

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Kicking Mule Whirligig PlansKicking Mule Whirligig Plans

As the wind blows, the donkey really gives the man a kicking. The faster the wind blows, the quicker the donkey kicks. All hardware is easy to find or fashion. Simple to make using the full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide our plan provides. Overall size of this whirligig is 18" wide.

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Lumberjack Whirligig PlanLumberjack Whirligig Plan

As the wind blows, the lumberjack saws his logs for you. The faster the wind blows, the more frantically he goes. All hardware is easy to find or fashion. Simple to make using the full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide our plan provides. Overall size of this whirligig is 21" wide.

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Milking the Cow Whirligig PlansMilking the Cow Whirligig Plans

As the wind blows, the man milks the cow. The faster the wind blows, the faster he tugs and tugs on that poor cow! All hardware is easy to find or fashion. Simple to make using the full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide our plan provides. Overall size of this whirligig is 18" wide.

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Fighting Rooster Whirligig PlansFighting Rooster Whirligig Plans

As the wind blows, the windmill around the neck of the colorful and scowling rooster spins and directs him into the wind to tell wind direction. Easy to find hardware, full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide. This whirligig is 23" wide.

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Cranking the Car Whirligig PlansCranking the Car Whirligig Plans

As the wind blows, the man tries to start his old fashioned car. The faster the wind blows, the more frantically he tries to start the car. All hardware is easy to find or fashion. Simple to make using the full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide our plan provides. Overall size of this whirligig is 20" wide.

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Waterpump Girl Whirligig PlansWaterpump Girl Whirligig Plans

As the wind blows, the old fashioned girl with a bonnet pumps water. The faster the wind blows, the faster she pumps the water. All hardware is easy to find or fashion. Simple to make using the full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide our plan provides. Overall size of this whirligig is 18" wide.

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Woman Washing WhirligigWoman Washing Whirligig

As the wind blows, the lady washes clothes in the wash tub. The faster the wind blows, the faster she scrubs and scrubs. All hardware is easy to find or fashion. Simple to make using the full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide our plan provides. Overall size of this whirligig is 20" wide.

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Flower Pot Windmill PlansFlower Pot Windmill Plans

There are two separate windmills here, which turn independently of each other and also in opposite directions. The smaller (red tipped) windmill is in front, the larger (yellow tipped) windmill is in back. The entire project is 33" wide. All hardware is easy to find or fashion. Simple to make using the full size patterns, shop notes, exploded diagram, and paint by numbers guide our plan provides.

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