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Project by robscastle posted 02-02-2016 01:45 AM 1892 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I received a plan to build a workshop from a “customer”

The plan:

The plan was discussed the customer left and I set to work

Busily working away

The customer returned and assesssed work

The paint schedule was discussed

The paints were purchased

Painting commenced

I wont go into the problems I had painting as they are documented in my blog on the construction however I might add they were over come.

Now by this time the customer had actually departed, he said he had a very important engagment to attend

First Day at School !!

-- Regards Robert





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swirt

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#1 posted 02-02-2016 02:06 AM

Great story Robert! Brought many smiles.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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Joe Lyddon

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#2 posted 02-02-2016 02:08 AM

Very NICE!

It came out very well!!

I like the work bench on the lower floor…

Going up stairs on ladder might be a problem… if they could get through the hole, they’d bump their head on the bed. :) :) ... but, we know no one is going to try to do that… right? LOL

COOL picture on the TV…

COOL Project…

Thank you for sharing it with us!

Have fun!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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CFrye

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#3 posted 02-02-2016 02:45 AM

Great collaboration between you and your “customer”, Rob! That bench looks very sturdy, hope it’s where he wants it, as it appears to be a beast to move ;-)
Very clever on the hidden trap door under the bed. You’ll have lots of builds ahead with that adorable customer. Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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BobWemm

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#4 posted 02-02-2016 03:40 AM

Very creative Rob. That is a spectacular result for a “VERY IMPORTANT” customer.

Thanks for sharing.

Bob. (Oh; The things we do!!!!)

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#5 posted 02-02-2016 12:19 PM

Awesome

-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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#6 posted 02-02-2016 12:20 PM

That is such a nice project Robert.
Good for both of you. Many smiles here.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#7 posted 02-02-2016 12:22 PM

Well done Rob. This is a commission that will continue paying off indefinitely.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 02-02-2016 03:16 PM

You did the kid happy.Good job!

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#9 posted 02-02-2016 03:34 PM

You can’t spend enough time with them. Well done!

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Richard

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#10 posted 02-02-2016 06:54 PM

That is so Cool , this is one job you will remember for years. Just wait till the Customer can start helping with the Projects , that will be Priceless Time.

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htl

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#11 posted 02-03-2016 12:59 AM

Way cute and well done.
Love that shop.

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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robscastle

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#12 posted 04-04-2016 08:52 AM

well everybody its arrived at Rockys home, Check out the cheesy!!

Another priceless memory and satisfied customer.

Thanks again for all the comments!!

-- Regards Robert

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CFrye

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#13 posted 04-04-2016 10:22 PM

Awesome, Rob!

-- God bless, Candy

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htl

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#14 posted 07-30-2016 01:48 PM

Way cool love to see this up here again so cute.
I just noticed the gutter work so cool,
There’s a lot a playing to be done in that shop.

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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