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Project by Matt in Franklin posted 08-05-2014 12:06 PM 702 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a project that I was inspired to do based on another LJer’s post of a similar chalkboard.

I made mine out of black walnut. This was my first attempt at doing fluting on columns and the result was very good. I really enjoy the Dewalt compact router and now understand the value of having a smaller router to accompany my full sized router.

Its 39” tall and 25” wide. The joints are all half lap.

I think I’m going to add some key hooks at the bottom and call it complete.

-- I'm just a simple caveman





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Chris

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#1 posted 08-05-2014 02:17 PM

I love the detail in this project! Congratulations. Nice work.

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Von

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#2 posted 08-05-2014 06:07 PM

Yep, routers make all the difference on this kinda project. Great job, you certainly raised the bar with this one.

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Matt

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#3 posted 08-06-2014 12:42 AM

“And all that is within me!”

Great job! Very nice!

-- I do this for fun.

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Matt in Franklin

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#4 posted 08-06-2014 02:05 AM

thank you. glad you like it.

-- I'm just a simple caveman

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lightweightladylefty

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#5 posted 08-06-2014 04:21 AM

Matt,

”. . . Bless His holy name.” Psalm 103:1 or

“Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all His benefits:”
Psalm 103:2 or

“Bless the LORD, all His works in all places of His dominion: bless the LORD, O my soul.”
Psalm 103:22 or

“Bless the LORD, O my soul, O LORD my God, Thou art very great; Thou art clothed with honour and majesty.” Psalm 104:1

The frame looks fabulous! What a blessing to see this fine work!

L/W

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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JFred

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#6 posted 08-08-2014 11:40 PM

I like the detail you put into your project.

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