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Project by KnotWright posted 06-24-2015 11:46 PM 2503 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve been working on this old farm house for a while, the home owners decided they wanted to use the wood from an old well house that had fallen down. So I was limited to what I had in the pile, that’s the reason for the haring bone pattern for the bar top.

Still need to do some inlay of some of the “treasures” found while doing some other remodeling. We’ve found 1895 penny, 1900’s Quarter, and some spurs hidden away above one of the doors. I’ll be inlaying the old house key and some other hardware, and the pouring the epoxy over everything to finish it off.

-- James

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#1 posted 06-25-2015 12:02 AM

Hey James
This is a very cool build pretty creative use of material Looks super.

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#2 posted 06-25-2015 04:07 AM

WOW! Looks great!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 06-25-2015 01:37 PM

I just love to see that old wood with a new life. good for another 50 years or so. Thanks for sharing with us. Continue on.

-- Flying MLB *** A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.

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#4 posted 06-25-2015 02:17 PM

James, you did a fine job on this.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#5 posted 06-25-2015 07:20 PM

That’s awesome. Make sure and take some pictures one you have the treasures inlaid. I’d really like to see how it looks completely finished.

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#6 posted 06-27-2015 07:13 PM

Very nice.Great build.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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