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Project by rooster posted 10-08-2009 04:29 PM 2132 views 6 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this magnetic fishing set to give to my youngest daughter. It is just pine lumber cut on the bandsaw and painted. I used a forstner bit to drill holes for the magnets. A little gorilla glue to hold the magnets in and it’s time to go fishing. Again, for the record, I am a terrible painter. The reel mechanism does work….but not very well.





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 10-08-2009 05:05 PM

Great Fun love it.

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#2 posted 10-08-2009 05:33 PM

That is fantastic, and I’m sure you daughter will love it. Nice job on this!

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#3 posted 10-08-2009 07:05 PM

I’m gonna try this.

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

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#4 posted 10-08-2009 07:08 PM

Can I have one of those too? Good job, your daughter will get many hours of fun with it.

-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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#5 posted 10-08-2009 07:30 PM

I see nothing wrong with the painting, they look great. The colors are perfect for a girl, I’m sure she will love it!

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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#6 posted 10-08-2009 07:44 PM

awesome project!! love the bright colors!!

-- helen

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

Pretty cute.She should love it.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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#8 posted 10-09-2009 04:36 AM

That’s my kind of fishing! and I’m sure your daughter loves it.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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#9 posted 10-09-2009 04:44 AM

very cool

she’s lucky to have you!

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#10 posted 10-21-2009 04:14 AM

I think that is a great toy!!!!

-- "Not skilled enough to wipe jam on toast!"

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