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Project by hunter71 posted 09-28-2014 01:24 PM 2112 views 5 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It’s been a long dry spell for my posting, so I thought I would start off with a BANG. I have my traveling work shop set up in Moscow now and work is getting underway. Copper foil wrap the wheels, elevation is controlled by the threaded hand crank. I had turned the barrel at home but I do have a lathe here. I’ve got a couple things on the bench and a few carvings getting ready for Christmas.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.





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dansnow

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#1 posted 09-28-2014 01:32 PM

That is impressive, thanks for sharing!

-- Snow's Wooden Toys & Gifts

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ralbuck

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#2 posted 09-28-2014 02:50 PM

Enjoy it! Neat work and design!

-- just rjR

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#3 posted 09-28-2014 02:55 PM

a great way to get things rolling…haha, and i bet your having a ball now…lol….well keep at it and im sure you will have a blast …..lol…cant wait to see what you will have rolling out of the shop next time….:)

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

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wiswood2

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#4 posted 09-28-2014 03:03 PM

I was wondering about you Hunter. Nice job on the cannon.
Chuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2 www.wisconsinwoodchuck.com

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marter1229

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#5 posted 09-28-2014 03:15 PM

Great Cannon, I like it.

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho https://www.facebook.com/SillyLillyBowsAndMore

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Rockbuster

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#6 posted 09-28-2014 05:09 PM

A great looking cannon, I have been wanting to do one of these for the longest time, you have inspired me to get moving again, I will favorite it to keep reminding me.

-- Rockbuster,Ft. Wayne,In It is far better to remain silent, and appear the fool, than it is to open ones mouth, and remove all doubt.

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Grumpymike

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#7 posted 09-28-2014 05:45 PM

These toys are just too good to play with … Moscow? Idaho or Russia?

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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Monte Pittman

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#8 posted 09-28-2014 07:59 PM

Awesome work.

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

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doubleDD

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#9 posted 09-28-2014 09:04 PM

The Pride and the Passion all over again. Super job.

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

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crowie

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#10 posted 09-28-2014 09:07 PM

You’re making a lot of noise about a small-ish cannon BUT as myth busters say “as long as we get a BANG”.

Very nicely done Doug, even using some of your carving skills, well done sir….

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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woodshaver (Tony)

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#11 posted 09-28-2014 09:10 PM

KABOOM! Nice work Doug!

-- 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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Sam Shakouri

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#12 posted 09-28-2014 09:55 PM

That BANG is in my head for years long. And you may inspire me to bring it forward. Well done, Doug.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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crowie

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#13 posted 09-29-2014 01:27 AM

My goodness me Doug, more high praise for a well deserved “TOP DAILY 3” acknowledgement….


VERY WELL DONE, SIR….

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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GnarlyErik

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#14 posted 09-29-2014 12:26 PM

Nice job and attention to detail. Love the copper clad touch!

-- Candy is dandy and rum sure is fun, but wood working is the best high for me!

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MAXIMUSminimus

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#15 posted 09-29-2014 03:19 PM

Very cool!

-- RETIRED...nuff said!

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