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Blog entry by WhiskeyWaters posted 03-08-2011 05:38 AM 1614 reads 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Put up a post over at www.woodshopcowboy.com documenting the build of this shaving horse, as promised. I should have an idea about how she works, maybe a video, tomorrow.

Hope you spin by for a look.

—WW

-- make it safe & keep the rubber side down.



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a1Jim

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#1 posted 03-08-2011 05:41 AM

Giddy up l,ooks cool ,you should get a lot of great work done one that guy.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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WhiskeyWaters

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#2 posted 03-08-2011 05:51 AM

That’s alJim – It’s really a piece for a student to make a cane with, so I’ll see where it takes me. But if she sticks together for a year I’ll be happy. The posts & broom parts should hold up well to the weather, and I can rebuild very quickly if needed….now that I know what I’m doing.

-- make it safe & keep the rubber side down.

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#3 posted 03-09-2011 04:44 AM

Seat looks more comfortable than on most shaving horses!

Nice Job!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 03-14-2011 05:28 AM

Looks good, but I have never seen a shaving horse with a saddle before.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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WhiskeyWaters

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#5 posted 03-14-2011 07:08 AM

Roz -

The seat’s taken from a busted weight machine. If you have a cushion available, why not use it right?

—WW

-- make it safe & keep the rubber side down.

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