Where's my horse?

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Project by dan abalos posted 07-08-2010 03:09 AM 1198 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this pedestal a few years back for the horse statue I gave my wife for Christmas. It was pine crown moulding that was left over from a project. It’s an elongated octagon and it’s stained red oak with no other finish although I think it needs one now as it’s getting a bit cloudy from dust.
Thanks for peeking at my wood :-)
p.s. I also made the horseshoe board and picture frome. Pine, rustic, ‘nuff said.

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#1 posted 07-08-2010 03:11 AM

Nice looking base

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#2 posted 07-08-2010 03:37 AM

Very nice base Dan. Looks like it was a difficult build with the compound angles, glue up could have been a bugger.

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#3 posted 07-08-2010 07:07 AM

Really dresses the horse statue up. Nice job.

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#4 posted 07-08-2010 02:51 PM

It looks good Dan!

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#5 posted 07-08-2010 05:09 PM

Very nice I like it.

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