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Project by Bob Babcock posted 2665 days ago 2049 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Not much in the way of a woodworking project but it combines my two favorite hobbies well. I was reworking the landscaping at the corner of my driveway and decided to add a fence. As usual I wanted something a little different. I think I like carving lizards because they are easy and fun. I also like saving $ and these materials cost me zip…

The posts are cedar saved from a project on Cape Cod…I got about 20 ten foot logs 8” to 18” in dia. and have been using them for a variety of outdoor projects. The rails are maple thinned from my woods.

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org





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woodspar

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#1 posted 2665 days ago

I like the fact that you have to look for the Gecko, as he tends to blend in a bit. It makes for a moment of surprise and discovery.

-- John

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dennis mitchell

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#2 posted 2665 days ago

What a nice touch!

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oscorner

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#3 posted 2665 days ago

Cool!

-- Jesus is Lord!

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MsDebbieP

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#4 posted 2664 days ago

great fence! I really like it, and yes, the geckos are a little “surprise”. Nice.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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frank

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#5 posted 2664 days ago

Hi Treefarmer;
—-great corner accent you have placed there and then as I was looking, I noticed the birch had found it’s place!

Great use of ‘what is’; cedar, maple and birch….
GODSPEED,
Frank

-- --frank, NH, http://rusticwoodart.tumblr.com/

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RobS

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#6 posted 2602 days ago

Great fence, great job.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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Buckskin

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#7 posted 2465 days ago

I don’t know how I managed to not see this before now, but that is a cool fence. I really like the cost of it as well.

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Karson

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#8 posted 2465 days ago

Bob same as me I haden’t seen this one before. Glad it came back. A great design. Nice job.

-- 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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