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Project by fawig posted 1441 days ago 1598 views 7 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I decided to make one of these for a coworker’s retirement gift; the other two were given to my wife and daughter. They are made from red oak with contrasting walnut, finished with Danish Oil and polyurethane.

It was also my first attempt at using a kerfmaker – how did I ever get along without this tool?!? Mine was a gift from a fellow woodworking buddy (John) and it is an amazing tool! The overlapping joint at the center of the crosses was tight and setup was quick and easy. There are several varieties made by other LJ’s – just type “kerfmaker” in the search box.

-- "I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength." Phil 4:13





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Cozmo35

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#1 posted 1441 days ago

Very nice!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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woodcrafter47

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#2 posted 1441 days ago

Very good job ,Thanks for posting

-- In His service ,Richard

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Raymond

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#3 posted 1441 days ago

Great job, I too build crosses. Very beautiful work.

-- Ray

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WoodenFrog

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#4 posted 1440 days ago

Beautiful crosses, they look great.

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

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dmoore

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#5 posted 1440 days ago

well done, Nice look

-- Duane, Ohio

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Daniel Wise

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#6 posted 1440 days ago

Great work. I like these a lot. Seeing the three next to each other with alternating colors looks good. I may have to try these and make two smaller ones to set beside the middle cross. Thanks for sharing.

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John8059

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#7 posted 1439 days ago

looking good! Another really creative project. I better get busy and make something. Thanks for the honorable mention.

-- Cuz

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