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Project by Splitblade posted 10-06-2016 05:38 AM 946 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My cousin brought over a large trash bag old redwood planks wondering if I can find use for them (this was expecially thoughtful because he lives 3 hours away and was driving tough town to see his parents and didn’t have to think about me) so since he and his wife just had a child and apparently I’m making a name for myself as the growth chart guy I decided why not. So I cut these pieces out individually like an oversized intarsia and glued them to a backboard, alot softer of wood then I’m used to and being preweathered I’m sure didn’t help, so I had ever issue I think possible but the end result turned out ok





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#1 posted 10-06-2016 06:59 AM

cool idea,excellent work

-- bambi

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#2 posted 10-06-2016 09:11 AM

I’d say it turned out wonderful

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#3 posted 10-06-2016 09:44 AM

Great and very challenging project. I made puzzle framed magnetic/chalk board so I know how much work there is with it.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 10-06-2016 10:21 AM

Now that’s taking it to the next level.

-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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#5 posted 10-06-2016 01:04 PM

what a great idea, well done!

-- www.thewoodfather.com - A daddy that loves playing with his kiddies and his tools!

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#6 posted 10-06-2016 04:16 PM

Tall order; magnificently filled.

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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#7 posted 10-06-2016 09:09 PM

Cool!

-- Personality and character of a man is like wood,must polish it to shine...

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#8 posted 10-06-2016 10:28 PM

Very nice! It gives me an idea as a gift for my grandchildren! Thanks for posting.

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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#9 posted 10-07-2016 01:18 AM

Very neat. Like the puzzle pieces with differing wood types.

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#10 posted 10-09-2016 05:01 AM

What a great gift, sure beats the door frame method

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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