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Project by Roger posted 07-27-2014 11:49 PM 1134 views 0 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Vernon (poopleasures), and I made this trade over the past few weeks. I swapped the pen & letter opener for this super nice knife with a blue oval in it.. Whoop, Whoop!! I likes it a lot. His wood knife is so meticulously crafted, and, very cool. A nice combo of woods, and action just like a regular pocket knife Thnx for the swap, Vernon. The pen & letter opener are both made of 30+ year old Walnut, and Pine that came out a barn that was built back in the 1800’s. I just wanted to share this with ya’ll. As I always say, comments, good/bad/ugly, are always appreciated. Thnx again, Vernon.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 07-27-2014 11:52 PM

I love hearing about LJs becoming true friends. Great work, great story.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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doubleDD

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#2 posted 07-28-2014 12:04 AM

I think this is a super thing you guys did. Others should do the same. I’m all for LJ’s bonding friendship.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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lew

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#3 posted 07-28-2014 12:24 AM

Looks like you both done good!

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

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#4 posted 07-28-2014 12:59 AM

Nothing like a good swap

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

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#5 posted 07-28-2014 01:30 AM

That was really nice. Good Swap Roger!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#6 posted 07-28-2014 01:31 AM

Great trade!! You both got good deals on that one!!

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

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#7 posted 07-28-2014 02:33 AM

a really great trade…you always make beautiful work and this knife is fantastic…your a lucky man…

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

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#8 posted 07-28-2014 03:18 AM

Nice look set of projects. I think both of you made out well! You bring up a good idea….with all of the different talents in here and most of us hobbyist, you might be starting a new trend of trading.

-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA

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#9 posted 07-28-2014 03:25 AM

LJ swaps are great! Beautiful work from both of you! Thanks for sharing, Roger.

-- God bless, Candy

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#10 posted 07-28-2014 03:31 AM

This is one of those great deals where yall” both came out winners… Very nices…

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#11 posted 07-28-2014 04:22 AM

REALLY like the letter opener!

-- Made in America, with American made tools....Shopsmith

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#12 posted 07-28-2014 06:59 AM

thats just to cool ,

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#13 posted 07-28-2014 07:27 AM

Looks like you made a good deal.
3 well-crafted pieces.
Trade-Barter-Swap is the way to go.
Cheers, Jinky (James).

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#14 posted 07-28-2014 09:08 AM

Awsome knife. You are full of surprices!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#15 posted 07-28-2014 07:05 PM

Thanks for this .
Very classy looking items from both of you and a nice gift exchange I must say .
We need to do more of that .

-- Kiefer / https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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