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Commission work for a local museum

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Project by KnotWright posted 10-01-2016 03:51 PM 806 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The local museum was fixing up their exterior and asked me to make these porch brackets for them. They sent me a scale drawing and off to the races.

Used 5/4 Poplar and went thru I don’t know how many band saw blades, but they are done. Installed and making the museum proud.

And of course Pozar the shop dog was there to supervise the project.

-- James





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 10-01-2016 03:55 PM

Wow James that’s a ton of work,they look great.
Now tell me the truth do you wish you had a CNC :)

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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lcwood

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#2 posted 10-01-2016 06:43 PM

just looking the photos and before I read a1jim, i am thinking…

you must have one CNC

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KnotWright

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#3 posted 10-01-2016 06:49 PM

Nope its all cut with the scroll saw and the bandsaw. One of these days when I win the Lumberjock Lottery I’ll have a CNC ;-)

-- James

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#4 posted 10-01-2016 07:34 PM

even if I had a CNC I doubt I would know how to make it work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 10-01-2016 09:26 PM

The brackets turned out great-any chance you have a picture of them installed?

Thanks for sharing.

Bill in MI

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#6 posted 10-01-2016 10:07 PM

As a woodworker with a degree in museum management – thank you for supporting your local museum – in more ways than one. LOL

Like rtbrmb above, I would also enjoy seeing a picture of the installation.

Great job, thanks for sharing.

-- Leafherder

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#7 posted 10-03-2016 04:42 AM

Realy lot of scrollsaw work! Beautiful work. I would like to see them on spot.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#8 posted 10-11-2016 04:19 PM

Great job!!!

-- Todd, Huntsville, AL

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#9 posted 10-23-2016 12:35 PM

Those are super cool
Love to see the application.

-- Jeff, eastern Wa

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