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Project by Daniel Barnes posted 1889 days ago 1092 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife found this plan for her state qrtrs. I t was alot of fun and interesting to make. I used only pine and a early american stain. I really like how it turned out and so does she.

-- Daniel Barnes, Missouri, dangolfb@yahoo.com





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GaryK

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#1 posted 1889 days ago

Very cool!

I had never seen that design before.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 1889 days ago

Really neat Idea well done

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stefang

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#3 posted 1889 days ago

Great idea and nicely done.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#4 posted 1889 days ago

Looks good, I just sent it to my wife, I’ll be she will like it too. Where did you find the plan?

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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flcopper169

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#5 posted 1889 days ago

Very cool… I love it…

Rob

-- Happy and safe woodworking, Flcopper169@aol.com

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ND2ELK

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#6 posted 1888 days ago

This is a very nice design to show off the state quarters. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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tenontim

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#7 posted 1888 days ago

I love this! It really beats the flat cardboard ones out there. Very nice job. Thanks for the post.

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gizmodyne

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#8 posted 1888 days ago

Cool. The quarters always pop out of the cardboard ones. I need to make something for my collection.

-- -John "Do I have to keep typing a smiley? Just assume it's a joke." www.flickr.com/photos/gizmodyne

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jockmike2

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#9 posted 1887 days ago

Great idea Dan, now to find all the quarters. I’ve never seen that design before where did you find it? If you need a MI. quarter let me know.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#10 posted 1887 days ago

A very nice design, we have all of the quarters,

but I haven’t decided what kind of display to make yet, this one got me thinking.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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John Gray

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#11 posted 1887 days ago

Nice job!!! WHERE DID YOU GET THE PLAN?

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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tenontim

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#12 posted 1887 days ago

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Daniel Barnes

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#13 posted 1885 days ago

i got this plan from Meisal Wood Hobby. tenontim that is the correct plan. It said to paint it colored but I the wife didn’t like that so I just painted it a brown color. It is called Early American (MiniWax) and a no gloss Poly. It was my very first one so it was kinda an expirimint. I can tell you though I had a lot of fun making this and I learned a few things especially about a scroll saw and I FELL IN LOVE WITH IT. Thanks all for viewing and posting on this project!

-- Daniel Barnes, Missouri, dangolfb@yahoo.com

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tenontim

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#14 posted 1885 days ago

I didn’t care too much for the painted version of this, either. Maybe some different, contrasting woods would be nice. I’ve had a scroll saw for years. Used it once. My wife was suppose to be the “operator” if I got one.
That’s yet to happen. Maybe if she had a project. But then I’d have to share my shop with her. Maybe I should just keep this to myself.

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