Nothing New Except the Glue Challenge #2: And The Winners Are...

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Blog entry by Martin Sojka posted 05-10-2010 09:40 PM 6117 reads 0 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Five weeks ago, Gorilla Glue has challenged us to create something unique by reusing and recycling old materials. LumberJocks responded with creativity and in the end we all can admire 42 unique woodworking projects as a result of this challenge.

Gorilla Glue

Here are the winners of cool prize packages from Gorilla Glue (random draw by

  1. Grand Prize consists of $200 plus 1 of each Gorilla Glue’s products and a Gorilla Glue t-shirt.
    • Triumph1
  2. Five runner-up prizes; winners will receive 1 of each Gorilla Glue’s products and a Gorilla Glue t-shirt.
    • bent
    • DaddyZ
    • Ryan Shervill
    • OttoH
    • scrappy

Congrats and thanks for participating everybody!

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#1 posted 05-10-2010 09:43 PM

that was a fun challenge to watch—very creative ideas to turn scraps into useful products..
Congratulations to the winners and thanks to Gorilla Glue!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#2 posted 05-10-2010 10:05 PM

Congrats to the winners!

-- Please visit my Etsy site, or You can also follow me on my artfire blog:

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#3 posted 05-10-2010 11:11 PM

Nice!! Thanks to the gorilla !!

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#4 posted 05-11-2010 12:23 AM

fun to watch these entries being listed. Nice contest, and congratulations to those who won.


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#5 posted 05-11-2010 12:56 AM

Congratulations to the winners, thanks to Gorilla Glue for the contest and prizes and Martin for LJ :-))

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#6 posted 05-11-2010 12:57 AM


And to all who participated.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#7 posted 05-11-2010 01:01 AM

Well deserved and congrats to the winners. The piece I admired the most won. WOW!

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#8 posted 05-11-2010 01:57 AM

Yes..thank you very much Gorilla Glue for contest and prizes! Right into the woodworking fund it goes. Thank your Martin for setting this up. I had a ton of fun making “Firefly” and feel honored to have been picked.

-- Jeff , Illinois Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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#9 posted 05-11-2010 02:06 AM

That’s great! Thanks very much Martin, Ms. Debbie, and GG (et al)


-- Want to see me completely transform a house? Look here:

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Mary Anne

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#10 posted 05-11-2010 02:21 AM

Congratulations to the winners!
I enjoyed the contest.

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#11 posted 05-11-2010 02:44 AM

Congratulations to all the winners! I saw a bunch of good projects no matter the reason.

-- Jim

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#12 posted 05-11-2010 02:47 AM

Yes congratulations to all winners and entrants.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#13 posted 05-11-2010 04:11 AM

Congratulations to the winners – even though the contest was FLAGRANTLY rigged. ;D

-- "A man may conduct himself well in both adversity and good fortune, but if you want to test his character, give him power." - Abraham Lincoln

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#14 posted 05-11-2010 04:14 AM

Flagrantly rigged- Why would you think that? The best piece won IMHO, You didn’t think so?

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#15 posted 05-11-2010 04:54 AM

Congrats winners. That was fun.

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