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Project by Sam Shakouri posted 04-01-2015 10:47 AM 3008 views 10 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This airplane shelf is made of recycle timber, pine palate. No plan was provided and it was all in my head only. It is suitable for boy’s bedroom to display his favorite toys or just to show the plane itself in a flaying position like in photo 2. It is 90 cm wide and I’m planing to make a huge one soon. Photo 6, how it was.

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

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#1 posted 04-01-2015 11:47 AM

Nice job Sam, she’s flying HIGH.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#2 posted 04-01-2015 11:49 AM

Nice work Sam. You’re always up to something a little different.

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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#3 posted 04-01-2015 11:54 AM

Beautifully done Sam.

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

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#4 posted 04-01-2015 12:00 PM

I love it and it would be great in a boys room. I would think any boy would love it.

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#5 posted 04-01-2015 12:30 PM

i really love this shelf, i love aviation as it is and this is a great way to to show your nick nacks…great job on the turning, i love the detail with the tires and such…thanks sam….

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

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#6 posted 04-01-2015 12:51 PM

Nicely done sam ! does the radial engine effect come from segmented sections turned to fit ? looks good Sam ! Creative and clean ! thanks for sharing don s.

-- The pig caught under the fence is always the one doing all the squealing !

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#7 posted 04-01-2015 01:43 PM

Cool Idea ,well done.

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#8 posted 04-01-2015 02:50 PM

Now that IS cool!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#9 posted 04-01-2015 02:53 PM

Very nice.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#10 posted 04-01-2015 03:39 PM

HUGE worry’s me Sam.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#11 posted 04-01-2015 04:12 PM

DON”T worry, Hunter. It’s built to keep flying for ever.

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

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#12 posted 04-01-2015 04:23 PM

Very cool!

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#13 posted 04-01-2015 04:50 PM

What a great idea! Nice job!!

-- Dennie - Tennessee

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#14 posted 04-01-2015 04:57 PM

Nice piece Sam. It would be a good shelf for any boy or girl’s room! Roman

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.

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#15 posted 04-01-2015 04:59 PM

A 12 cylinder, Er ah segment fuselage. Anyone else would have just used a solid block.

-- Good, Better, Best--Never let it rest---Always make your Good be Better & your Better Best

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