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Project by spanky46 posted 1641 days ago 1565 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Last spring I was ask to be on a traveling pool league. A five man team like bowling! Most of the guys I knew. You have a home table (Brighton VFW) and play roughly half your games away! Since everyone has their own stick you need someplace to put them when your not shooting! One of the guys ask me to come up with a solution! It fits against a round or flat edge table and is my first inlay work. Birdseye Maple, Brazilian Cherry, Maple, Cherry and Mulberry.

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.





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patron

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#1 posted 1641 days ago

beautiful work , spanky .

and a clever idea !

i used to do the pool teams ,
but quit after i quit drinking ,

it’s hard to drink 15 cokes for $2.00 a pop !

-- 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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dustyal

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#2 posted 1641 days ago

With a stick rack like that you put the other team on the defensive and score a big psychological advantage.

Very nice design, wood choice and inlay…

Have they asked you to make sticks to match?

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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sras

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#3 posted 1641 days ago

Beautiful! Nice design!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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Gary Fixler

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#4 posted 1641 days ago

Nicely work with the inlays! They’re a perfect fit.

-- Gary, Los Angeles, video game animator

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#5 posted 1641 days ago

what a neat idea… great looking inlay too….

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

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woodworm

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#6 posted 1641 days ago

Nice wood, very nicely built.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Napaman

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#7 posted 1641 days ago

gorgeous…what a great solution—-my first thought was: “What prevents it from sliding back?” and then I saw the underside tabs (?).

Great idea!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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degoose

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#8 posted 1641 days ago

Great design great inlay just great… I really enjoy seeing your projects… more inspiration…

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

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JNelson

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#9 posted 1641 days ago

Great design! I miss pool playing, played APA 8&9 ball. I was a skill level 7 in 8 ball & an 8 in 9 ball before I quit. Our team made it to Vegas a few years. Is that a Schon cue? Looks like that or maybe a Viking.

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Dennisgrosen

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#10 posted 1638 days ago

clever and simpel
will do the job
and good loking too
well done

Dennis

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a1Jim

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#11 posted 1638 days ago

Wow Spanky that’s great with wonderful wood. and super work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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KMJohnson

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#12 posted 1619 days ago

Nice job.

-- Let's do it in the wood pile!

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