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Project by Dudley posted 09-08-2009 05:27 AM 2744 views 27 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

See I haven’t lost my marbles yet. LOL Keeps the kids/grandkids busy while travailing.

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#1 posted 09-08-2009 06:16 AM

Very nice. Quick little project with a great purpose. Are we there yet? haha

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#2 posted 09-08-2009 12:47 PM

Dudley, Very cool idea and nicely done. Thanks, may have to make a couple of those.

-- John @

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#3 posted 09-08-2009 01:44 PM

this just shows ,
how inventive and caring you are .

and grandpaws love ,

priceless !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#4 posted 09-08-2009 03:09 PM

Bice looking game. It should keep em busy for a bit.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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#5 posted 09-08-2009 04:04 PM


-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 09-08-2009 04:12 PM

Is “travailing” a typo or a pun? :-D

-- "A man may conduct himself well in both adversity and good fortune, but if you want to test his character, give him power." - Abraham Lincoln

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#7 posted 09-08-2009 04:51 PM

I’ve put it on my to do list, thanks.

-- If you say 'It's good enough', it probably isn't.

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#8 posted 09-08-2009 05:47 PM

I’ll have to save this one. My kids would end up eating the marbles but in a few years…

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#9 posted 09-08-2009 08:49 PM

It’s a typo J J. LOL

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#10 posted 09-09-2009 01:37 AM

Great project! Another thing on the todo list! ;)

Travailing! LOL!

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#11 posted 09-10-2009 02:30 PM

Nice game dudley.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#12 posted 09-20-2009 06:21 PM

Great idea!!!!

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

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#13 posted 10-18-2009 02:19 AM

Dudley, Thanks for posting I like the idea. Working on som tic-tac-toe games now as presents. May have to make a few of this variation.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#14 posted 01-02-2010 01:28 AM

nice easy project, i like it

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#15 posted 07-08-2013 03:56 PM

Very nice!

My grandfather made me one of these games when I was 5-6 years old and I still have it today. I actually brought it with me last weekend while I was traveling with my 5 year old daughter and she enjoying beating her Dad in tic-tac-toe. It was also nice to be able to continue to play during take-off and landings – you can’t do that with an iPad.

-- Matt, Arizona

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