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Project by Grumpy posted 12-31-2015 05:03 AM 685 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first segmeted box using Gerry Bennet’s jig that I made.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hpFNE1CHsc4
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Yl-qDN1HtI
I did cheat a bit by not buying his wedgies and made my own out of 1/8th sheeting.
I used a 10 segment wedge at 4” diameter.
It’s amazing how addictive this can become, a bit like making pens.
The segments are western red cedar & radiata pine which are compatible for gluing.
Fun to make but a bit time consuming.
Sealed with sanding sealer & finished with 5 coats of wipe on poly.
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-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python





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Mark Wilson

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#1 posted 12-31-2015 07:30 AM

That’s real nice, Tony.
Hey. Being so far in the Future, cab you tell us what’s gonna happen?

-- Mark

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Arlin Eastman

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#2 posted 12-31-2015 07:49 AM

That is one thing I still need to learn so I can teach it to the other vets I teach. So I like see all the projects that are made that way.

-- Please help me help other Vets click..> http://www.gofundme.com/m1abko.....It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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Roger

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#3 posted 12-31-2015 12:11 PM

That is very cool.

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

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doubleDD

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#4 posted 12-31-2015 03:39 PM

You are correct. These are a lot of fun in the making. The end result is great cause you never know exactly how it will turn out. Nice job. I hope to get back at doing some of these again soon.

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

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Karson

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#5 posted 12-31-2015 11:01 PM

Great looking box Grumpy.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 12-31-2015 11:07 PM

Very cool, Tony. Thanks for the layup shots

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Grumpy

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#7 posted 01-01-2016 11:52 PM

Thanks for looking Jocks. More to come.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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