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Project by snowdog posted 07-31-2009 01:59 PM 2986 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It took a few days. My wife and I wanted a potting bench down stairs so we would not have to use my work shop for potting (I did say we :). I still need to add lighting and water but I am in no rush and will get to it when I get to it.
Be careful when your wife asks for a potting bench look what this turned into.

Total cost was about under $400 but I was not really keeping track.

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..





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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#1 posted 07-31-2009 02:18 PM

WOW!
You don’t fool around when you say you’re going to build something.

That turned into some, potting bench.

That’s quite a wind chime you have there.

-- -** 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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GuyK

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#2 posted 07-31-2009 05:20 PM

Snowdog, you look like you are having way to much fun now that you are retired. Great job. I really have to make time to stop and see you one of these days.

-- Guy Kroll www.thelandsathillsidefarms.org

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BTKS

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#3 posted 07-31-2009 06:04 PM

Awesome, the entire place looks great, not to mention one incredible potting bench. Think my wife would like a slightly simpler bench but I don’t dare bring it up, she’ll add it to the to do list. Great work, BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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degoose

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#4 posted 07-31-2009 10:11 PM

I want to be like you when I retire, nice work,, sweet bench and a great windchime.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Eric in central Florida

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#5 posted 08-02-2009 01:56 AM

That came out super nice.
You have beautiful place!
I’d sure like to hear that wind chime…..wait a minute, I think I just did !!!

-- All glory comes from daring to begin.

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a1Jim

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#6 posted 08-02-2009 03:58 AM

good work but I don’t see any snow

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