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"THE WRANGLER" - Rocky Mountain Juniper

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Project by Roman - THE BOOTMAN posted 08-14-2015 03:42 PM 1141 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The last of my supply of Rocky Mountain Juniper is now on display as a western style boot. The powerful grain and colour has kept me from doing any texturing and detailing on the boot.
The boot is 9 inches in height and heel to toe length is 7 inches. So a lot of wood was consumed in this project. I’m glad it is finished!
Several coats of wipe-on poly is the finish.
Enjoy!
Roman, the Bootman!

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





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woodshaver Tony C

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#1 posted 08-14-2015 04:34 PM

Very nice Roman, I really like your work, You are certainly are the boot man and certainly very good at it.

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#2 posted 08-14-2015 04:42 PM

Beautiful work Roman!

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#3 posted 08-14-2015 06:57 PM

Definitely another winner and a real pleasure to look at.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#4 posted 08-14-2015 09:21 PM

Another beauty Roman, I see this is a two piece upper, guess that would allow you to get a really nice thin leg section, lovely grain make this one stand out great
cheers
pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#5 posted 08-15-2015 01:01 AM

I really like that.
Great job and thanks for sharing.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#6 posted 08-15-2015 12:41 PM

You are thee boot-man

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

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#7 posted 08-15-2015 01:03 PM

I love this one. It’s beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#8 posted 08-15-2015 05:22 PM

AS a wearer of western boots for about 6 decades; NICE!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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