Good use of an hour...

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Blog entry by degoose posted 11-08-2011 09:31 PM 4145 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I will let the pics tell the story…

I only had an hour in the workshop yesterday morning before having to go out…

Purple Heart and Hoop Pine 325 mm by 325 mm cutting board destined for Saudi Arabia…

Twice the glue up on one set of clamps… two blanks being glued for two more oil burners..

Cut the multi generation into an oval..

A little mineral spirits to pop the colours… This is now waiting for the Purple Heart to go back to purple… then it will be finished.

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

10 comments so far

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#1 posted 11-08-2011 09:35 PM

Larry another awesome job! Great design.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#2 posted 11-08-2011 09:42 PM

An hour here, an hour there.
Pretty soon all the wood will be used up.

Keep cranking Larry,

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#3 posted 11-08-2011 09:56 PM

It’s a beauty Larry!

Great work.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 11-08-2011 10:45 PM

Batta boom, botta make it look so easy! Nice pattern!!!!!!!!!!!...........Jim

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

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#5 posted 11-08-2011 10:55 PM

The wood delivery guy must be tired from all the deliveries to your house. Larry, your a woodworking machine my friend. Your an inspiration to us all.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#6 posted 11-08-2011 11:11 PM

larry has wood coming out of his , well you know where its coming from…larry you must have wood trees in your back yard…what do you water them with…or do they just grow with clamps already on them…lol….....i love it larry, you use every minute to be productive, that is why he is selling…hard work…...larry the beaver…..yea…no more lazy larry…LARRY THE BEAVER…....

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

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#7 posted 11-08-2011 11:45 PM

Larry, what you do in an hour would take most of us a week! Just how long are the hours in Australia????

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

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#8 posted 11-09-2011 12:17 AM

What a multi-tasker you are! And the results are amazing. I think Ellen is right…Australian hours must be longer?!

-- Lorna, Cape Cod

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matt garcia

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#9 posted 11-09-2011 03:08 AM

Trees fear you!!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#10 posted 11-09-2011 03:18 AM

Great job, Larry.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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