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Project by Dan Fritsch posted 09-10-2009 04:42 AM 2253 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built in one semester at Whitefish Bay High school in Milwaukee, WI during my senior year





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jake

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#1 posted 09-10-2009 05:59 AM

It came out very nice. I like the style. You should take a picture without the fouton mattress to show the frame or inner workings of what you did. You see the metal fouton frames everywhere, I bet there are many, many people who would be envious of this frame.

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#2 posted 09-10-2009 07:44 AM

Cool Futon

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#3 posted 09-10-2009 09:52 AM

Nice design and nicely built!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#4 posted 09-10-2009 03:37 PM

I built a picture frame in highschool. Mitered corners and I was allowed to route one edge. I wish I had went to your school. Good job.

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

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Dan Fritsch

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#5 posted 09-10-2009 07:47 PM

Yeah our school was very lucky to have a teacher that was very invested in the program

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#6 posted 09-10-2009 07:54 PM

Great job…and I’ll second Rex’s statement. Even back in my day (I’ll not belabor the point…walking to school in the snow…etc..etc….) we did not get to build more then boxes or toys..some of us were even lucky enough to use the lathe…

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

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Dan Fritsch

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#7 posted 09-10-2009 08:02 PM

i was lucky as hell i guess because i also spun a bowl for the first time in that shop

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