LumberJocks

Hatteras Lighthouse

  • Advertise with us
Project by lizardhead posted 12-04-2017 01:48 AM 921 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Hatteras Lighthouse
Hatteras Lighthouse No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

In seven stages, this lighthouse project was a seven day process. Made with any wood I had lying around. It has a 120 volt rotating beacon. The most challenging part was laying out the black & white spiral.

-- Good, Better, Best--Never let it rest---Always make your Good be Better & your Better Best





10 comments so far

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

21105 posts in 3221 days


#1 posted 12-04-2017 01:50 AM

WOW, Great job on that Lighthouse, Dave!!

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

View franktha4th's profile

franktha4th

84 posts in 290 days


#2 posted 12-04-2017 01:53 AM

This is amazing!

-- Frank, Washington State, https://www.youtube.com/user/franktha4th

View majuvla's profile

majuvla

12863 posts in 2983 days


#3 posted 12-04-2017 08:51 AM

Magnificant tower light house. The colouration is pretty authentic and detailed.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View htl's profile

htl

4054 posts in 1275 days


#4 posted 12-04-2017 09:45 AM

Great job!!!

-- An Index Of My Model making Blogs here on Lumber Jocks.. http://lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/116729

View MJR's profile

MJR

146 posts in 530 days


#5 posted 12-04-2017 12:00 PM

Beautiful ! I recently built a similar one, Where did you get your rotating beacon?

View ptofimpact's profile

ptofimpact

378 posts in 2432 days


#6 posted 12-04-2017 01:11 PM

Terriffic work, be curious about the Rotating Beacon, and was this from a Plan?

-- Pete in NC

View lizardhead's profile

lizardhead

652 posts in 2957 days


#7 posted 12-04-2017 02:17 PM

Beacon from Lighthouse Man.com. No, not from a plan, at least not a market plan. I started through trial and error with the 8 sided tower, although it is in reality a round tapered tower, I took liberty and made octagon.

-- Good, Better, Best--Never let it rest---Always make your Good be Better & your Better Best

View MJR's profile

MJR

146 posts in 530 days


#8 posted 12-04-2017 02:24 PM

That’s where I got mine

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

32061 posts in 2982 days


#9 posted 12-04-2017 02:38 PM

This is a beautiful model of a lighthouse. Nice work!

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

View drewpy's profile

drewpy

819 posts in 1473 days


#10 posted 12-04-2017 05:22 PM

Very nicely done. I bet that strip was a bear!

I saw the Hatteras one when I was looking at examples before building mine.

Click for details

-- Drew -- "The greatest wealth is health".

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com