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Project by dustbunny posted 11-22-2009 11:57 PM 1921 views 0 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Finished up the Wavy Larry board today.
The glue up was rather frightful, but I survived.
One block somehow missed pressure during glue, and there was a slight gap.
No problem though….that’s where I put the forstner bit through for a hanging or grip hole. Problem solved.

It is bloodwood and hard maple, and will finished with Howards Butcher Block Oil. (I love this stuff)
Another successful weekend, thank you Larry : )

Lisa

-- Imagination rules the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~ http://quiltedwood.com





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TopamaxSurvivor

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#1 posted 11-23-2009 12:19 AM

Nice job Lisa, Let’s see if Larry aproves it :-)) I think he will!!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#2 posted 11-23-2009 12:26 AM

Lisa,
Beautiful combination of woods. i especially like the figuring in the woods.
Clever use of a “mistake” too.
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#3 posted 11-23-2009 01:04 AM

Bob you are right… i approve …. not that you need me to tell you that…
Lisa … you are going to soon surpass me… keep it up… i am so glad that I could be a part of your life.
Autumn I too know what you mean…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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#4 posted 11-23-2009 02:43 AM

I knew you would stamp it aproved Larry. it’s a great wavy Larry. Hope I can get that down pat someday.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#5 posted 11-23-2009 04:09 AM

I hope you don’t try playing chess on this board after a few drinks…

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#6 posted 11-23-2009 05:36 AM

cool board looks nice Lisa

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#7 posted 11-23-2009 05:56 AM

well done! I am going to have a go at it as well. will try slow setting epoxy for the glueup as this will not be for food but for a friend that plays chess.

-- The woods are lovely, dark and deep, but I have promises to keep...

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#8 posted 11-23-2009 07:51 AM

Great bord. Great “Mid Process Design Change” That hole will come in very handy.

Love the woods used, and the design. One day. After I purchase quite a few more clamps though.

Keep up the great work.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#9 posted 11-23-2009 08:15 PM

Great job Lisa, You’re giving Larry something to shoot for.

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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#10 posted 11-23-2009 08:25 PM

looks great i need to get a start on trying 1 of these soon
thanks for sharing

-- self proclaimed copycat

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#11 posted 11-24-2009 05:22 AM

This is very nice looking! You guys and girls with your board amaze me.

-- Janice

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#12 posted 11-26-2009 01:38 AM

Wow, all your projects are real works of art!

-- Bob A in NJ

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#13 posted 11-26-2009 03:42 AM

Special thanks to everyone for the kind comments.
It certainly is inspirational and motivating.

Lisa

-- Imagination rules the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~ http://quiltedwood.com

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#14 posted 11-26-2009 03:46 AM

gee girl ,
sorry i didn’t comment sooner .

i like the way you grab an idea and run with it !

looks real nice .

happy holidays .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#15 posted 11-26-2009 04:03 AM

Very nice work , it looks beautiful !!

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

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