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Making a picture frame with my dad. DIY pallet wood project.

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Blog entry by Stevinmarin posted 04-26-2013 05:25 PM 2845 reads 0 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I spent this past week with my dad who was in town for a visit. I wasn’t sure if I would have time to make a video, but decided the two of us could put something together. This is a simple picture frame made with pallet wood. No miter cuts or exact measuring needed!

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 04-26-2013 05:34 PM

Steve, nice father/son project. I wish I could have done that with my dad!!..........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Bytesabit

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#2 posted 04-26-2013 05:38 PM

Nice Steve! This looks like something my old man could handle!! Think I’ll do one with him!

You’re great! Take note from your dad and watch your fingers!

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#3 posted 04-26-2013 05:46 PM

Great video Steve , loved it one of the best

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#4 posted 04-26-2013 06:14 PM

Love the Father Son theme.

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#5 posted 04-26-2013 06:31 PM

Your dad looks like a pretty cool guy and someone fun to hang out with.
Nice frame too Steve !
Thanks.

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

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#6 posted 04-26-2013 07:36 PM

You can really tell he is your dad… You both have the same number of fingers. :-)

That was fun to watch and a great project. Thanks for sharing!

-- Even if you fall on your face, you are still moving forward. - Tim, Southern California

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#7 posted 04-26-2013 09:24 PM

Another great video. Awesome guest appearance too.
Are you reusing the nails from the pallets?

-- In the end, when your life flashes before your eyes, will you like what you see?

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#8 posted 04-26-2013 09:46 PM

Neat to work with your Dad
Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#9 posted 04-26-2013 11:54 PM

Good show, Steve. Father n Son team…........well, very special…...OH, and nice picture frame also.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#10 posted 04-27-2013 12:04 AM

Very nice Steve…. You and your dad have the same sense of humor…. Loved the video

-- Michael, www.facebook.com/flatlandersww

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#11 posted 04-27-2013 01:03 AM

great video and very nice frame.thanks for sharing.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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rance

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#12 posted 04-27-2013 03:31 AM

Nice to work with your dad I’m sure. He is funny. I see you’ve found more of those drywall nails for this project too.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#13 posted 04-27-2013 04:44 AM

Man, that was funky. The project, not your dad. Well, kinda your dad…....................

-- mike...............

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#14 posted 04-27-2013 08:19 AM

Your dad is cool!!!!!

-- Bob Kenosha Wi.

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#15 posted 04-27-2013 07:48 PM

Excellent frame and wonderful gift

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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