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Blog entry by degoose posted 1182 days ago 1407 reads 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

You have met Col and Ken, but the most talented bloke I know in the area is my good mate Kev from FatBoy Furniture…

I ran into Kev at the local inspirational centre… 1st Choice bottle-o…. where we were looking for inspiration to take home.

He makes the most fantastic solid outdoor furniture… makes it from Iron Bark… very hard timber but today he had a few lazy susans in the boot of his car and offered to show me… I jumped at a chance to see more of his amazing creations…and be inspired…Here are two shots I took with my i-Phone…

Jim Beam

and Tooheys


XXXX Man

and the Bundy Bear
Kev makes these lazy susans from the tops of oak wine barrels… and does all the routing free hand… totally amazing…
He is not only an inspiration but a heck of a nice bloke…

If you are interested in purchasing any of Kev’s work just email me for more details….

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...



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Ken90712

14878 posts in 1825 days


#1 posted 1182 days ago

Free hand! man I’m not sure I could make them that nice with a pattern. Cool projects mate!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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ellen35

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#2 posted 1182 days ago

Clearly he’s not drinking that XXXX before cutting free hand.
That is most impressive, Larry.
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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Karson

34870 posts in 3037 days


#3 posted 1182 days ago

Clearly a man that likes to drink.

Great looking creations.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Maveric777

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#4 posted 1182 days ago

Beer and woodwork? Man! I like the guy … Ummmm …. I mean Bloke…lol

Very cool stuff Larry!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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grizzman

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#5 posted 1182 days ago

he does a wonderful job, i love that he free hands the router, ive done it myself and it a whole lot of fun…hes a credit to the wood working world…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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WayneC

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#6 posted 1182 days ago

Ouch! One of my worst hangovers ever was from drinking Bundy and coke in Darwin. Looks like he does some great work.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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Woodwrecker

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#7 posted 1182 days ago

Needless to say that guy knows his way around the shop!
Freehand? Amazing!

-- Having fun...Eric

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lanwater

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#8 posted 1182 days ago

Wow Larry, Those are great. They look really neat. He surely got a steady hand. Maybe I should pull the beer :)
Thanks for sharing

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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Joe Lyddon

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#9 posted 1182 days ago

I agree… That is awesome Hand Work!

I thought CNC was at work…

COOL lazy susans!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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BigTiny

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#10 posted 1181 days ago

Nice looking bloke, and a footballer too by the look of it. Great lazy suzies too.

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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Grumpy

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#11 posted 1181 days ago

You should flog those pics the the grog makers Larry. Great bit of advertising. LOL

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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mtkate

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#12 posted 1181 days ago

those are great signs… freehand to boot!

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stefang

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#13 posted 1181 days ago

Fantastic work. I’ve used the router freehand and the result looks like I’ve been drinking, but I was cold sober.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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helluvawreck

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#14 posted 1180 days ago

Larry, your absolutely right, he does really nice work.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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