remington end of the trail

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Project by wiswood2 posted 11-26-2010 09:52 PM 2859 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a replica of the sculpture made by Remington, This was drawen and dezigned by my wife. It has two hundred and twenty eight parts. the woods are walnut, hard maple, brideye maple, yellow hart, cherry, mahogany, oak, hackbeery, ebony, and mineral stained maple. The wood is 1-1/2 inch to 1/2 inck thick, mounted on a 1/4 inch plywood backboard. It is 4 foot by 5 foot long. It has 7 coats of clear gloss lacquer for a finnish. It took over a month to make from start to finnish. The second pic. is the mate to the set. It is the same size. All comments welcome. Thanks for looking.

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#1 posted 11-27-2010 06:25 PM

Nice job! You have more patience than I do.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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#2 posted 11-27-2010 06:28 PM

Nice job! This type of woodworking really interests me. I like it.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 11-28-2010 05:02 AM

End of the Trail is a sculpture by James Earle Fraser.

We have a casting of one in the museum where I work. Other than that…..excellent job! It’s really cool to see it in wood.

-- Hassan, Chattanooga, TN -

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#4 posted 11-29-2010 12:48 AM

Nice work Chuck.

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

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#5 posted 02-22-2011 06:20 PM


-- - Tell me what you want done, OR how to do it. Never both!!!! Jerry, New Bloomfield, PA

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