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Project by James Frederick posted 04-24-2017 03:09 PM 1565 views 0 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My neighbor Paul had an urgent request for my woodworking assistance!!! He received a special poster for his favorite team. It had to get posted in the front yard…. we can all rest in comfort now we have resolved this pressing issue.

-- Change begins somewhere may as well be with me.





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FLBert

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#1 posted 04-24-2017 04:08 PM

The craftsmanship and design are just so far out of my league… you sir are a woodworking genius! hahahaha

-- Bert, Lake City, FL

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#2 posted 04-24-2017 04:42 PM

Can you post a cut list for this project? And can you send plans?
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-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive --

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James Frederick

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#3 posted 04-24-2017 05:40 PM

It will take time to put together a thorough plan and cut list, I am afraid something as advanced and complicated should probably require a fee $$$.

-- Change begins somewhere may as well be with me.

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papadan

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#4 posted 04-24-2017 06:39 PM

Did you use mortise and tenon, or Dove tails joinery? Inquiring minds want to know!

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MilFlyer

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#5 posted 04-24-2017 07:44 PM

LoL. Nicely done. Very fine craftsmanship. :)

-- VR, Richard "Fear is nothing more than a feeling. You feel hot. You feel hungry. You feel angry. You feel afraid. Fear can never kill you"--Remo Williams

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Hawaiilad

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#6 posted 04-24-2017 08:20 PM

And I’m sure you used the best wood money could buy

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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leafherder

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#7 posted 04-24-2017 10:07 PM

Your craftsmanship is outstanding and what I’m about to say is in no way a critique of your skills: While I admire his enthusiasm for his team and the great sport of Hockey, I question his judgement in sports memorabilia. That poster will go up in value when they win, but only if it is kept in pristine condition (no exposure to sun. wind, rain, or holes from being nailed to a wooden frame). Next time suggest a nice frame of exotic hardwood with hand cut dovetails and contrasting splines and UV filtering glass to hang on a wall INSIDE. The wife may not like it, but in 50 years the folks on Antiques Roadshow will go crazy for it.

Only half joking – I have a degree in museum management. :)

Thanks for my laugh of the day.

-- Leafherder

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Woodknack

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#8 posted 04-24-2017 10:59 PM

Need a SketchUp ASAP!

In all seriousness, I post walnut furniture to Facebook and people message about making stuff like this or helping to hang some shutters. The public has no clue.

-- Rick M, http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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Jim Brown

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#9 posted 04-24-2017 11:53 PM

LET’S GO PENS!

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Matt

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#10 posted 04-25-2017 01:51 AM



LET S GO PENS!

- Jim Brown


Wheres the downvote button… this is the worst display of WW skill and more so taste ive ever seen on this website.

Go Caps! (A broken clock is right twice a day…. heres hoping …)

-- My "projects" always look better with beer goggles.

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jbay

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#11 posted 04-25-2017 02:12 AM

Need a SketchUp ASAP!

In all seriousness, I post walnut furniture to Facebook and people message about making stuff like this or helping to hang some shutters. The public has no clue.

- Rick M

Hope I was able to help!

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James Frederick

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#12 posted 04-25-2017 02:31 AM

I love all reactions, lol.

-- Change begins somewhere may as well be with me.

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ohwoodeye

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#13 posted 04-25-2017 01:24 PM

Should have tapered the legs to give it more elegance….....Fail!

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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Roman - THE BOOTMAN

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#14 posted 04-25-2017 02:29 PM

This posting hurts! My home town Flames were swept out of playoffs in 4, the Habs attempt at greatness fizzled and the Toronto Maple Leafs are still wandering in the wilderness.
I don’t know what to do! It is such a sad time for me.
Regards, The Bootmsn!

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.

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KimR

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#15 posted 04-28-2017 12:27 AM

Great contribution to a noble cause! Go Pens!!

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