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Project by lumberdustjohn posted 07-21-2010 02:10 PM 5078 views 26 times favorited 26 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Thanks to Mary Ann for the idea for first one.
Made from Cherry, Walnut, Maple and Purpleheart.

The second board is Not so strange and easier on the eyes.
Made from cherry, maple, walnut and some other strange wood (Afromazia?) not sure.

The first two boards have been sanded but not been finished. Can’t finish until they become something.

The last is the top of the table from a previous post Martyin inspired with a $12 finish.
I guessed it to be $15, I am satisfied with the savings.

All made from scrap wood from a local stair and chair shop.

-- Safety first because someone needs you.





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CampD

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#1 posted 07-21-2010 02:14 PM

Wow, I haven’t even finished my coffee yet and I see these.
Very cool.

-- Doug...

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patron

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#2 posted 07-21-2010 02:15 PM

now you went and stepped in it !

there is no turning back .

beautiful !

-- 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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SPalm

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#3 posted 07-21-2010 02:16 PM

You have been a busy boy. These are great.
The visual effects are just stunning.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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BritBoxmaker

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#4 posted 07-21-2010 02:18 PM

That table top came up really well. Its got more depth with the finish on it. The others are splendid as well. Looks like your hooked now then.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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Kathy

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#5 posted 07-21-2010 02:18 PM

I can’t imagine how you put these together. It is one of my goals to make a board but I think it is going to be awhile. Are they just glued or do you have to biscuit them or something else?

-- curious woodworker

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lumberdustjohn

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#6 posted 07-21-2010 02:20 PM

Thanks, it’s too contagious. Fun…..... but addicting.

-- Safety first because someone needs you.

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lumberdustjohn

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#7 posted 07-21-2010 02:32 PM

they are edge glued

-- Safety first because someone needs you.

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Maveric777

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#8 posted 07-21-2010 02:39 PM

Outstanding boards! Very Cool!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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stefang

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#9 posted 07-21-2010 02:49 PM

More geometrical mayhem. Well done on all three. I’ll have to do some of this stuff eventually, it looks like a lot of fun.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Eagle1

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#10 posted 07-21-2010 03:08 PM

Nice boards. You were right the first one is a little hard on the eyes but cool..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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sras

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#11 posted 07-21-2010 03:35 PM

These are all cool – my favorite is the table top. Nice designs!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#12 posted 07-21-2010 03:54 PM

Wow these are great and all from waste off cuts that makes them even better… look forward to seeing more.

-- thats not a mistake... i ment that

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Dennisgrosen

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#13 posted 07-21-2010 04:05 PM

very niiice recycling
well done

Dennis

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woodsmithshop

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#14 posted 07-21-2010 04:26 PM

very nice boards, these are getting more creative all the time, Degoose better watch out, there are some that are going to catch up to him. well, maybe, lol

-- Smitty!!!

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jayjay

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#15 posted 07-21-2010 04:37 PM

Those are some cool looking patterns. Thanks for sharing those.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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