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Project by Gary Lucas posted 06-27-2010 07:14 AM 1475 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was made from scrap from a Log Cabin. I made the lettering on the computer and glued the paper to the wood as a guide. Using a Moto-tool I carved out the lettering. Then I spray painted black amd sanded the top paint off leaving the black to accent the lettering. I tried to center the lettering between the knots. Cutting the legs on the Bandsaw gave me my workout for the day…I didn’t need to go to the gym!

-- Go create sawdust





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Bearpie

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#1 posted 06-27-2010 07:40 AM

Ahhh! Cool project, but one question arises, WHO sits on that bench? Who would want to? Maybe a fisherman??
I do like the looks of the bench!

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#2 posted 06-27-2010 07:47 AM

Very cool bench

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 06-27-2010 08:22 AM

The wife says she could us a bench like that, I am not sure why. ;~). great looking bench.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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Rick

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#4 posted 06-27-2010 11:09 AM

Nice Bench Gary!

Bearpie: Careful with the Comments, I’m a Fisherman and I Represent that Remark! Oh. Wait, is that the right word Rezent ..No. Repez …Forget it! ;-}

-- COMMON SENSE Is Like Deodorant. The People Who need It Most, Never Use It.

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#5 posted 06-27-2010 01:03 PM

Nice design.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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#6 posted 06-27-2010 01:30 PM

nice bench, now I know what to make with all that pecan wood I have.

-- If it ain't broke don't fix it, if you fix it make it better than it has to be.

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Bearpie

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#7 posted 06-27-2010 05:48 PM

Rick, the only reason I said “maybe a fisherman” is that I’m a fisherman too!!!;-) Now you know that I’ll not sit on that bench after I’ve gone fishing!? LOL I showed this bench to my wife this morning and she loved it!

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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TreeBones

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#8 posted 06-28-2010 03:43 PM

Great work,well done. My favorite kind of work.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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#9 posted 06-29-2010 06:29 PM

The first thing I thought of when I saw this was that would look great sitting outside a tackle shop or near a marina.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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