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Project by ralbuck posted 12-16-2017 04:11 AM 660 views 0 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Part of an order.

Made from rescued fence cedar. Box base is 12 by 19 inches. Wheels is 10 inch diameter. Frame is 2 by 2 .

Frame is glued and screwed for strength. I tested it by standing in it.

A light torching for the effect. The customer did not want rounded top; so the reason for the sharp angles.

It will roll, but is designed to be stationary. Total length is just under 4 feet.

It does have over 100 screws; so should stay together until the wood rots away.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR





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John

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#1 posted 12-16-2017 05:34 AM

That should hold a lot of flowers, nice!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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Jerry

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#2 posted 12-16-2017 09:27 AM

Nice job! I made one out of oak last year..bad choice, now it looks like a pretzel.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://www.geraldlhunsucker.com/

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Vladimir Simendic

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#3 posted 12-16-2017 10:35 AM

Looks pretty good! I guess customer will be happy with it :)

-- Vladimir , Serbia/Finland , https://fi.pinterest.com/simendicv/woodworking-for-fun/

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hunter71

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#4 posted 12-16-2017 11:15 AM

I can imagine that full of flowers in the spring.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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woodshaver Tony C

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#5 posted 12-16-2017 12:06 PM

Great way to display your favorite flowers. Nice work ralbuck!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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poospleasures

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#6 posted 12-16-2017 12:29 PM

My wife would love this. Hope I can keep it hidden so I do not have to make one.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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Jim Jakosh

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#7 posted 12-16-2017 12:39 PM

Cool rustic planter!

Jim

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

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oldrivers

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#8 posted 12-16-2017 12:42 PM

Very nice planter, Great workmanship.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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majuvla

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#9 posted 12-16-2017 01:19 PM

I like burned ’’touch’’ It will looks even better with some green and flowers inside.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Dave Polaschek

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#10 posted 12-16-2017 01:24 PM

That’ll hold some flowers. Nice work!

-- Dave - Minneapolis

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doubleDD

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#11 posted 12-16-2017 01:44 PM

This is really cool. I’ll have to show my neighbor. What I like a lot is that it can be moved easily if needed to. Nice work.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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bushmaster

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#12 posted 12-16-2017 02:19 PM

Nice to see you busy in the shop, great planter with your signature touch, wood burning, looks well built.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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helluvawreck

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#13 posted 12-16-2017 02:39 PM

You did a good job on it and its a nice yard accent.

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

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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luv2learn

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#14 posted 12-16-2017 03:33 PM

Nicely done. A conversation piece for sure.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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bushmaster

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#15 posted 12-16-2017 04:17 PM

Top 3 man, nice to see us side by side. Every one thinks you did a great job too.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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