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A little prototype to see if I want to put more time into the detail. Made from maple and walnut. It is 12in. long and 7in. high.





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htl

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#1 posted 08-09-2018 02:05 AM

Super cool project and love the shadow.
Sure would like to see some more pictures of it.

-- Learn More About Making Wooden Models. An Index Of My Model making Blogs. http://lumberjocks.com/htl/blog/116729

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Joe

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#2 posted 08-09-2018 02:22 PM

Super job, very skillfully and creatively done. Thanks for inspiring

-- CurleyJoe, "You only learn from your mistakes"

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ZAGREB

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#3 posted 08-09-2018 02:51 PM

awesome

-- bambi

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mcoyfrog

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#4 posted 08-09-2018 04:41 PM

WOW so neat

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

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Woodbridge

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#5 posted 08-09-2018 05:13 PM

love it. Very cool!

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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ralbuck

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#6 posted 08-09-2018 06:03 PM

Fantastic wood working. I personally do not like the subject though..

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

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 08-09-2018 06:22 PM

This is a very impressive piece and shows a lot of fine craftsmanship. Congratulations and welcome to Lumberjocks.

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

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theoldfart

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#8 posted 08-09-2018 10:50 PM

I keep coming back and looking at this, can’t decide if the bug is sinister!

Well done.

Your avatar shows a foot powered saw do you use one?

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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Rcdog

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#9 posted 08-10-2018 02:38 AM

When I started woodworking, I did it with a hand built one.


I keep coming back and looking at this, can t decide if the bug is sinister!

Well done.

Your avatar shows a foot powered saw do you use one?

- theoldfart


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theoldfart

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#10 posted 08-10-2018 02:48 AM

Impressive. Your work displays significant skill and artistry, I intend to follow your projects going forward. Thanks for posting.

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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majuvla

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#11 posted 08-10-2018 03:58 AM

wow…I’d like to see original…if this is prototype!!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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mel52

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#12 posted 08-10-2018 05:09 AM

Hide that in my wife’s garden and watch the fireworks come alive when she sees it up close. LOL just thinking about it. Great job. Mike

-- MEL, Kansas

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awsum55

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#13 posted 08-10-2018 06:56 AM

I’m hoping you do a build video of your creations sometime. Your craftsmanship is always top notch.

-- John D, OP, KS

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#14 posted 08-10-2018 10:12 PM

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