Benches for the show

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Project by Monte Pittman posted 01-27-2016 04:55 AM 1562 views 4 times favorited 30 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Our biggest show of the year starts Friday. These types of benches usually sell for us. 2 are poplar and the other is Hackberry. All are about 52” long, 32” tall and 22” deep. The last picture is of some of the curly pattern in the poplar.

Thanks for reading and all comments and suggestions are welcome.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#1 posted 01-27-2016 05:10 AM

Beautiful stuff, Monte. Hope the show is really great for you … lots of sales and lots of orders

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#2 posted 01-27-2016 05:35 AM

Looking good Monte. Good luck with the sales and hundreds of new orders!!!

-- Mark -- Really we're not crazy, just "Limited Editions" -- --

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#3 posted 01-27-2016 05:51 AM

Absolutely love those. Good luck at the show. Great job buddy

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#4 posted 01-27-2016 05:55 AM

very nice, love the slab bench look… best of luck with the sales!

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#5 posted 01-27-2016 05:57 AM

Monte, you sue know how to show case the grain in those benches! Hope you drive home with an empty truck and a filled custom order book. Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#6 posted 01-27-2016 05:57 AM

Those are really beautiful. No wonder they sell so well. I’d buy a couple.

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#7 posted 01-27-2016 06:01 AM

very cool

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#8 posted 01-27-2016 06:30 AM

Simply amazing Monte!!! Some beautiful slabs…well done sir!!!

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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#9 posted 01-27-2016 07:20 AM


Hope you do well. The slabs alone are worth a bunch! LOL! Good luck!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#10 posted 01-27-2016 08:55 AM

Great work, good luck on the sale although you won’t need it with these beauty’s.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#11 posted 01-27-2016 11:51 AM

Hefty, elegant, and awesome. Good luck at the show

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#12 posted 01-27-2016 11:59 AM

Nice work…....I like the design of these. Simple and sturdy. Good luck at the show.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#13 posted 01-27-2016 01:26 PM

Very nice Monte, they look fantastic, have a great show.

-- Bob in Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#14 posted 01-27-2016 01:54 PM

You sure know how to make the wood pop & turn pieces into functional art. Sweet!

-- Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad

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#15 posted 01-27-2016 02:04 PM

Great work Monte. How do you attach them? Screws or dowels, or something else I am missing.

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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