Railroad switch lock

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Project by deeman posted 12-21-2009 05:52 AM 1863 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this lock from purpleheart, maple and oak. It was my favorite one. A fellow made me an offer I couldn’t refuse so I sold it.

-- Dennis Trenton Ohio And life is worth the living just because He lives!

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#1 posted 12-21-2009 07:05 AM

That is really cool.
Nicely done.

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#2 posted 12-21-2009 08:23 AM

Beautiful work

-- Vince

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#3 posted 12-21-2009 08:27 AM

Very nice looking lock… well done..

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

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#4 posted 12-21-2009 01:54 PM

I got to make one! Nice job.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#5 posted 12-21-2009 03:27 PM

This is so cute. Excellent work!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#6 posted 12-21-2009 04:10 PM

Awesome looking lock. Fantastic job.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#7 posted 12-21-2009 08:15 PM

Neat lock. I can see that it would catch a lot of interest.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 12-21-2009 08:23 PM

I like it. It’s a really great idea and good work too.

Thanks for sharing

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

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#9 posted 01-27-2010 07:18 AM

Nice!!! One of these is on my to-do list.

-- There is nothing in the world more dangerous, than a woodworker who knows how to read a micrometer...

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#10 posted 01-27-2010 07:20 AM

I really like this wooden lock great job.

-- Custom furniture

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#11 posted 09-15-2010 11:31 PM

Very nice looking lock, Am in the process of making one for a guy in our woodworking club. Have made others from Tim’s book. Thanks for posting it. I know it’s a lot of detailed work.

-- In His service ,Richard

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