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Project by distrbd posted 07-18-2015 07:39 PM 1129 views 5 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had a few pieces of Cedar left over from a fence project so I decided to build a lighthouse, it was a simple project to build, had to make a jig to cut the sides but other than that it was a fun project.
Thanks for looking.

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada





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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#1 posted 07-18-2015 07:56 PM

That is really cool! I love it! :)

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#2 posted 07-18-2015 11:22 PM

Nice build Ken. Does it also have a working light?

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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distrbd

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#3 posted 07-19-2015 12:46 AM

Thank you both.
Yes Larry, it does have an LED light that throws a dim but visible light at night.

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada

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Kelly

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#4 posted 07-19-2015 02:14 AM

Very nice! Where did you get you light housing?

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distrbd

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#5 posted 07-19-2015 04:44 AM

Hexagon outdoor hanging lanterns bought at Walmart.
Thank you for your comment Kelly.

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada

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#6 posted 07-19-2015 05:00 AM

Very nice job. Sure does make a great addition to the outdoors. Nicely detailed too.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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Sasha

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#7 posted 07-19-2015 07:23 AM

I liked it very much. He sets thinking and smile. Good feeling and feeling…....

-- Ganchik Sasha. Life shouldn't be a draft copy.....

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#8 posted 07-19-2015 02:17 PM

Beautiful, would love to see the jig and details on how to make the sides.

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#9 posted 07-19-2015 03:56 PM

Very well done, and nice build. Those tapered, mitered sides look fantastic! The added light is way cool also.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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