Covered Bridge

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Project by scrollsaw posted 12-15-2007 02:09 AM 1851 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is one of my latest project. I designed this project to sale and made one for my father-in-law for christmas so don’t tell him ok. I use 1/8 birch wood the pic is 11”by 14” in a 14” by 16” barn wood frame that I bought.It has 350 cuts and took 14 hrs to complete. I use 2/0 spiral blade and 1/32 drillbit,the project was cut out on a Hawk scroll saw. Thak you for viewing this project.

-- Todd

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#1 posted 12-15-2007 02:22 AM

very nice work scroll . great layout as well

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#2 posted 12-15-2007 03:02 AM

Holy cow!! I have a scroll saw and know that the amount of concentration it takes to do something like that is phenomonal!!

-- Woodworking is Life. Anything before or after is just waiting.--S. McQueen sort of

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#3 posted 12-15-2007 04:20 AM

Great job Scroll, those covered bridges you have in the US have a lot of character. Makes a nice piece of art.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#4 posted 12-15-2007 05:03 AM

Wow, I thought it was a print at first. Fantastic scroll work!
You have an eye for detail and design.


-- Still learning everything

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#5 posted 12-15-2007 05:39 AM

It amazes me that you can do such fine work.

-- Scott, Kentucky ----- "Let us so live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry" Mark Twain

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#6 posted 12-15-2007 07:37 AM

Nice work! You are a brave man, spiral blades are pure evil and you can use them. Wow!


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#7 posted 12-15-2007 07:52 AM

Great project. A very nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#8 posted 12-15-2007 10:13 AM

Excellent work, I really admire your attention to detail and your patience. Your father in-law is a lucky gup.

-- Colin, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. "Every craftsman was once an amateur"

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#9 posted 12-15-2007 12:11 PM

awesome job. Love the frame for it. Perfect

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#10 posted 12-15-2007 12:43 PM

Very well done scrollsaw..Anybody ever tell you you look like Michael Moore? :-)

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

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#11 posted 08-23-2013 12:16 PM

That is a sweet bridge ! I wish I could do that. I tried it once and the little pieces all broke away and I never attempted it again. .............Jim

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

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