Atlantes Shelf Support

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Blog entry by Amcarver posted 01-13-2011 12:07 PM 4521 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve had an old heavy barn beam, for some time now, and have wanted to fabricate a couple ornamental carved brackets to hold it up. Here is the start of the first bracket. It is modeled after an Atlantes which is an architectural adornment.

-- E.R. Bunn,

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#1 posted 01-13-2011 02:00 PM


Excellent work!

Judging by his face, he’s already tired of holding up that beam.

Really beautiful job.


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#2 posted 01-13-2011 04:22 PM

Wow! I am really interested in seeing this in its final location. Very Nice!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#3 posted 01-13-2011 05:17 PM

Great classic carving.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees.

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#4 posted 01-13-2011 08:47 PM

Very nice styling, can’t wait to see the finished product.
What is the wood?

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