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Zebrawood, Wedge and reclaimed Oak

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Project by Duckster posted 01-16-2015 11:54 PM 1754 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My son tore a 100+ year old barn down over in north Alabama. It was all 13/16” oak. I went over to visit him and he gave me some of the boards. I used it for the main box and put some Zebrawood and Wedge on top of it. Add a mirror, some Wedge splines and wallah.
Finished with 3 coats of Tung oil and a little polish.
Thanks for looking!

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus





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SoonerFanJerry

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#1 posted 01-17-2015 12:23 AM

Nicely done. Looks great!

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AJ1104

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#2 posted 01-17-2015 02:04 AM

Very nice wood selection. I really liked the reclaimed oak look. Great job on this box!

-- AJ, Long Island. New York

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Duckster

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#3 posted 01-17-2015 02:15 AM

Thanks guys.

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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#4 posted 01-17-2015 03:20 AM

Very good looking and sturdy box. Love the wood choices.

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Rick Dennington

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#5 posted 01-17-2015 04:55 AM

Another stellar job on the new box, Duck….nice to see some old salvaged wood used like that….Not too many 100 year old barns left around the country…..Your son did good, and daddy did better….Beautiful work, bud….
Hope your getting in some good fishing time…...

-- My grandpa used to say: "Y'all come back when you can....come after dinner, and leave before supper.."

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#6 posted 01-17-2015 05:07 AM

Very nicely done and looks great!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#7 posted 01-17-2015 05:38 AM

Hard not to like Zebrawood.

Your use of splines both size, space and color work great…...................

-- mike...............

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Duckster

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#8 posted 01-17-2015 04:10 PM

Thanks Flatrock. It was kinda nice using old lumber again. Not too many kinds of wood will last that long and be reusable.
Rick, thanks for the cuddos. I’ve been pounding the big redfish over 15 pounds.
Thanks Hillbilly.
Red rider I agree. I turned the grain on this one to highlight the two woods.

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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#9 posted 01-17-2015 04:22 PM

I like it a lot very cool woods and super design.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Duckster

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#10 posted 01-17-2015 04:30 PM

Thanks Jim

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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