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Project by Chris posted 07-30-2014 02:59 PM 1310 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well…..it IS made from wood!

-- Chris, Virginia





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majuvla

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#1 posted 07-30-2014 03:27 PM

Verry good!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Mark Emerson

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#2 posted 07-30-2014 03:50 PM

That is awsome! Of course retrieving the gulf balls may be a slight problem.

-- Mark, Pueblo, CO. >>> A few pieces of wood and an Idea is all it takes to get me in trouble :)

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Mark

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#3 posted 07-30-2014 04:13 PM

Now you be care full up there. :)

-- Mark

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ohwoodeye

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#4 posted 07-30-2014 06:11 PM

Hope that’s not the ocean…....golf balls have been known to get lodged in the blow-holes of whales.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#5 posted 07-30-2014 06:57 PM

Now thats my kinda golfing

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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Chris

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#6 posted 07-30-2014 09:33 PM

Mark: Retrieving is half the fun, I have 200+ floating golf balls and use my kayak to retrieve! WI: You must be a Seinfeld fan!. I had fun with this, but now back to the scroll saw, my real passion…

-- Chris, Virginia

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TraylorPark

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#7 posted 07-31-2014 12:21 AM

Mike, not to worry I’m sure Chris can tell you stories about things like that. Take for instance this one: So I started to walk into the water. I won’t lie to you, boys, I was terrified! But I pressed on – and as I made my way past the breakers, a strange calm came over me. I don’t know if it was divine intervention or the kinship of all living things, but I tell you, Jerry, at that moment – I was a Marine Biologist! ...The sea was angry that day, my friends, like an old man trying to send back soup in a deli! I got about fifty feet out and suddenly, the great beast appeared before me. I tell ya, he was ten stories high if he was a foot. As if sensing my presence, he let out a great bellow. I said, “Easy big fella!” And then, as I watched him struggling, I realized that something was obstructing its breathing. From where I was standing I could see directly into the eye of the great fish!

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xraydav

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#8 posted 07-31-2014 01:06 AM

Nice build, gets the balls over the deck rail with only stairs to climb… by the way where are the stairs?

Hey Ohwoodeye Mike, Got a lot of whales up there in Waukesha that you are close to do ya? I’ve been to Waukesha, most of the women there could be confused with… Oh never mind.
Heres to all the dogs in Toledo, Ohio ladies we bid you goodbye. (John Denver)

-- David, Norwood Mass, xraydav@aol.com

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Ken90712

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#9 posted 07-31-2014 09:53 AM

Very cool, I would be afraid once I got to real course I would always aim at the water. LOL

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

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robscastle

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#10 posted 08-01-2014 09:59 AM

What the hell….. where are the flippers and snorkel to get the balls back?

What a spectacular spot you have there what is it really?

-- Regards Robert

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Chris

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#11 posted 08-01-2014 06:40 PM

I have a small step ladder for the stairs…. And Robert…what is it really ? It’s a golf ball driving platform, really. I hit 40-50 floating golf balls, get in my kayak and go retrieve them. Good fun and exercise….now if I can only putt!

-- Chris, Virginia

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