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Project by Tooch posted 02-27-2016 12:41 AM 769 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A kid at school was having a bad, being teased by another student. Even after dealing with the situation, it was plain to see he was still upset. Wanting to do something nice for him, I put together this quick project out of some scraps.

I asked him what his favorite game was, and he told me “Devil May Cry 4”, which I found ironic b/c I was really into the first game in that series when I was in college in 2002. Anywho, I engraved the logo into the book ends, sanded and sprayed it with 2 coats of lacquer.

Luckily, the Lacquer dried before 8th period, and I was able to get it to him by the end if the day. The smile on his face was well worth it.

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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#1 posted 02-27-2016 12:49 AM

Nicely done and a very nice gesture too!

He will remember this the rest of his life and most likely still have the shelf when he becomes an old man!

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#2 posted 02-27-2016 03:48 AM

Nice job, awesome gesture

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

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#3 posted 02-27-2016 01:48 PM

Looks pretty cool. I think he has a friend. Nice gesture.

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#4 posted 02-27-2016 03:34 PM

A simple scrap project becomes an heirloom piece. Nicely done

-- Schooled in the advanced art of sawdust and woodchip manufacturing.

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#5 posted 02-27-2016 05:42 PM

Great job and I’m sure he will remember it for the rest of his life. Great job and awesome gester buddy

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#6 posted 02-28-2016 01:40 PM

You made his day Tooch, very nice.

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