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Project by Monte Pittman posted 03-21-2015 05:13 PM 2719 views 1 time favorited 26 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Beetle Kill Pine. 74 inches long, 32” tall and 22” deep. Full extention slides. Oil based poly finish. Even pine gets heavy. It weighs about 200 lbs.

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





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longgone

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#1 posted 03-21-2015 05:24 PM

Monte…You just never stop creating…! Fantastic…

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JoeinGa

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#2 posted 03-21-2015 05:36 PM

Loos nice … and somehow I think that these pictures of your BKP stuff just doesn’t do it justice! On my screen, they look like a lot of green in there.

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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Tooch

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#3 posted 03-21-2015 06:22 PM

200 lbs- yikes! looks real nice Monte, great work

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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#4 posted 03-21-2015 06:59 PM

a really nice piece monte, that pine is so striking, you live in an area that has a market for this type of work, is this for a client or for sale…well regardless this is a great piece…

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

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#5 posted 03-21-2015 07:34 PM

That is beautiful. Monte

How are you doing on your new shop?

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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Gene Howe

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#6 posted 03-21-2015 07:44 PM

Massive, heavy and just plain pretty.
Like a girl friend I had once.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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bushmaster

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#7 posted 03-21-2015 09:11 PM

those beetles sure have provided you with some nice looking wood. Loggers are not as happy.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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oldsawtooth

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#8 posted 03-21-2015 10:09 PM

hey bro, that is one awsome dresser

-- James,Alabama,http://www.woodworkerJames.com

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DocSavage45

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#9 posted 03-21-2015 10:18 PM

It’s a Monte Pitman! I see drawer slides. How do you attach your fronts?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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jaykaypur

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#10 posted 03-21-2015 11:40 PM

Nice job. Looks very good and well deserving of “Daily Top 3” ranking.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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gfadvm

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#11 posted 03-21-2015 11:53 PM

This may well be my favorite of all your cool stuff! The symmetry of your live edges really sets this one apart.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#12 posted 03-22-2015 12:44 AM

Looks good Monte – you must have an endless supply of that BKP :-))

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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Jim Sellers

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#13 posted 03-22-2015 12:56 AM

Wow Monte. You sure turn that knotty beetle kill pine into some nice looking furniture.

-- J.C.Sellers, Norcross, Ga. Just cut it right the first time. The best carpenters make the fewest chips.

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firefighterontheside

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#14 posted 03-22-2015 01:02 AM

One of a kind Monte. One of a kind.

-- Bill M. "People change, walnut doesn't" by Gene.

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Arlin Eastman

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#15 posted 03-22-2015 01:13 AM

Monte

All I can say is I wish I had your skill and knowledge and wood. Great job.

-- Please help me help other Vets click..> http://www.gofundme.com/m1abko.....It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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