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Project by Jim Sellers posted 10-11-2016 01:18 PM 618 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just for the fun of it I wanted to make something for myself that I would actually use. I shoot pool in the
APA league one night a week so I made this case for my stick. Originally was planned for one stick but realized I could fit 2 although I have yet to acquire a 2nd break stick…....I had the walnut burl veneer left over from another project. Used dyed veneers for the balls purchased from Peachtree…..Came up with the graphic on my own and always trying to get a 3d effect…..Also, it’s surprisingly light weight compared to the leather cases…..Maybe maximum overkill for a cue case but I had fun doing it.

-- J.C.Sellers, Norcross, Ga. Just cut it right the first time. The best carpenters make the fewest chips.





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RogerBean

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#1 posted 10-11-2016 01:21 PM

Nicely done!
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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#2 posted 10-11-2016 02:22 PM

Looks great!

-- Darryl ~ Waxhaw, NC

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GR8HUNTER

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#3 posted 10-11-2016 02:27 PM

fun game billiard’s is …... GREAT JOB

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 10-11-2016 02:31 PM

Outta sight!!!!!!!!!!!! Great case. I love the inlays!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 10-11-2016 08:29 PM

Well done. Now I wonder how many orders you will get from the others in the league?
Looks Great.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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Roger

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#6 posted 10-11-2016 09:17 PM

Mighty fine fine fine.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 10-11-2016 09:22 PM

Wow! This is a beautiful pool stick case. It’s such an outstanding piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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DocSavage45

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#8 posted 10-12-2016 12:23 AM

To pretty to use. LOL!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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sras

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#9 posted 10-12-2016 01:34 AM

Fun design!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#10 posted 10-12-2016 03:06 AM

Jim,

That is beautiful! I love the detail and craftsmanship. Holding two is a bonus. Wondering what your selling price will be?

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#11 posted 10-13-2016 10:07 PM

Great job Awesome piece

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