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Project by Scott posted 12-27-2008 09:21 PM 1642 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a sled I built from Ash for a friends little boy for Christmas a year ago. This was my first attempt at steam bending. It was a fun project to build.

-- Scott,New York,





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Peter Oxley

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#1 posted 12-27-2008 11:41 PM

Hey, that’s really great – I almost wish mine were young enough for one!

-- http://www.peteroxley.com -- http://north40studios.etsy.com --

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#2 posted 12-28-2008 12:24 AM

Very nicely done … I’m gonna have to try that.

-- Working at Woodworking http://www.VillageLaneFurniture.com

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#3 posted 12-28-2008 12:57 AM

Fantastic job Scott!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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#4 posted 12-28-2008 02:48 AM

Scott -

Very nice! Looks like someone is very happy sitting in that sled.

If you have time, a description of your steam bending process would be an awesome blogging topic!

David

-- http://foldingrule.blogspot.com

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Karson

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#5 posted 12-28-2008 06:45 AM

A great looking sled. I’d be interested is seeing your steam bending.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#6 posted 12-29-2008 04:40 AM

Wow Nice Job

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#7 posted 12-29-2008 05:13 AM

Beautiful job on the sled! Very nicely done! Thanks for posting. How about a side view and some dimensions please?

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#8 posted 10-12-2011 01:32 AM

How hot does the wood need to be ?
How thick was the wood ?
How long was the wood steamed ?

Very nice, I like it.

-- GaryW, Edgefield SC, Too old to start over, can't remember why...

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