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Project by miles125 posted 08-03-2010 05:15 PM 5685 views 26 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my version of a yard spy i did for my girlfriends yard. There is one similar posted somewhere on here but i can’t seem to find it using obvious tag words. I did find a few others on the internet to view and decided to add my own twist. He’s double sided, which means he gets viewed from two directions! Guess that makes him a double agent spy.

He’s made mostly with 3/4” BC ext plywood with a few pieces of Spanish Cedar.

Thanks or looking!

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"





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mcoyfrog

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#1 posted 08-03-2010 05:37 PM

This is soooooo cool I love it…

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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Bufford

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#2 posted 08-03-2010 05:46 PM

How awesome! I know the one you are talking about, it was peeking over a fence.

-- Upstate South Carolina Woodworker

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#3 posted 08-03-2010 05:53 PM

Love it! If it were a cop with a radar gun maybe people would slow down in the neighborhood.

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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#4 posted 08-03-2010 05:56 PM

Cool. Just wait till someone calls the cops on him.. LOL

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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#5 posted 08-03-2010 06:10 PM

Cool project!

@KayBee … Cop with a radar gun … hmmm another idea for the list. Maybe it will get the punks to slow down on my street. At least for a little while >:-)

-- Mike - Antero's Urban Wood Designs http://anterosurbanwooddesigns.com

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#6 posted 08-03-2010 06:34 PM

Very cool! I have never seen one of these. That’s fun.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#7 posted 08-03-2010 06:40 PM

Love it:-)) Great job on him!! I have to remember to make a couple.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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miles125

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#8 posted 08-03-2010 07:00 PM

Thanks guys. Do get a few double takes from visitors and fishermen on the lake. Lol

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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#9 posted 08-03-2010 07:08 PM

Very cool – my HOA will probably send me a fine, but it may be worth it!

-- cut it twice and it's still too short...

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#10 posted 08-03-2010 07:23 PM

That’s cute

-- Joe

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#11 posted 08-03-2010 07:55 PM

Great !!!!

-- We all must start somewhere in our journey of doing what we love to do.

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#12 posted 08-03-2010 07:56 PM

Thats really cool!
Why does it feel like… somebodys always watching me!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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#13 posted 08-03-2010 08:37 PM

very funny. great idea

-- Jerry

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#14 posted 08-03-2010 09:08 PM

Ah, man! Now I’m just gonna have to copy this idea! As if my list is not long enough. Nice yard too!
Thanks for showing your spy!

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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#15 posted 08-03-2010 09:17 PM

He is so wonderful, love him, he makes the big smile come out!
Thanks for sharing.

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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