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Blog entry by oscorner posted 2541 days ago 3762 reads 0 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’m posting this collaboration of my son and I. He saw the original prop on ebay going for over, $20,000 dollars so he decided to make his own. He didn’t have the 20 grand and Dad wasn’t paying for the one on ebay. This is what the prop looks like:

His is made of 3/8” plywood. He drew and routed the design onto the plywood sides and inside bottom and colored it once it was finished.






He took advantage of the knots in the plywood when designing the sides of the box. The lid is a friction fit and the box measures: 8” X 8”, so he could use it to store things.


-- Jesus is Lord!



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MsDebbieP

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#1 posted 2541 days ago

now that is awesome!!!!

Congratulations on a job well done—creative and well thought out. You both must be very proud.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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RobS

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#2 posted 2541 days ago

Very creative. Nice job.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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Thos. Angle

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#3 posted 2541 days ago

Good work by the little guy. Keep him at it.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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dennis mitchell

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#4 posted 2541 days ago

Cool…good job!

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Drew1House

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#5 posted 2541 days ago

how fun…

Drew

-- Drew, Pleasant Grove, Utah

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Don

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#6 posted 2541 days ago

What is it?

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://dpb-photography.me/

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Zuki

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#7 posted 2541 days ago

I was thinking the same thing Don.

-- BLOG - http://www.colorfulcanary.com/search/label/Zuki

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DocK16

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#8 posted 2541 days ago

Guess I’ll / we’ll have to see the movie

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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WayneC

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#9 posted 2541 days ago

It is a great movie. Highly recommended.

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

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oscorner

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#10 posted 2540 days ago

In the movie, the Allspark was the ultimate power source and was suppose to give the robots super power. The Decepticons are the evil ones and wanted it so they could rule the universe, while the Autobots are the good guys trying to keep it away from them. See the movie, you’ll be glad you did. It has a very well written plot being that it is an action movie. Most don’t and just depend on the action to make the movie.

Don and Zuki, I apologize for not defining what it was earlier.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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RobS

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#11 posted 2540 days ago

Don… Does it matter? it’s a small box, you should love it no matter what….

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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WayneC

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#12 posted 2540 days ago

Yes, Don should love all of his children. : ^ )

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

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Roger Strautman

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#13 posted 2540 days ago

This is quite the project! This took some time I’ll bet and a great learning experence for both of you. Job well done!

-- " All Things At First Appear Difficult"

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oscorner

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#14 posted 2539 days ago

Thanks, everyone!

-- Jesus is Lord!

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Keni

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#15 posted 2465 days ago

Very nice! Good work.

-- Williamsport, MD

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