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wooden christmas tree.... ring master done..WAY TOO MUCH TIME ON MY HANDS!!

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Project by kineo posted 01-07-2011 10:30 PM 2103 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
wooden christmas tree.... ring master done..WAY TOO MUCH TIME ON MY HANDS!!
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The christmas tree has 11 rings cut and glued together making it approximately 12” tall..having a stained glass star made for the top…not all our “stuff” has to be serious…this was just FUN…took a little geometry however…thanks for looking…comments always appreciated!

-- marshall, murphy, north carolina





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docholladay

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#1 posted 01-07-2011 10:47 PM

I would be interested in seeing how you made the rings. A blog of the process would be great.

-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc

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BritBoxmaker

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#2 posted 01-07-2011 10:53 PM

Its your life, your time and you seem to have made some pretty good use of it. Not great on Christmas myself but this is a very pleasing sculpture in wood, Marshall

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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Chip

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#3 posted 01-07-2011 11:02 PM

Very unique and beautiful. Hardly a waste of time in my eyes. Really well done Marshall. I would display that anytime of the year actually. Trees are always “in”... especially on LJ’s!

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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richgreer

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#4 posted 01-07-2011 11:32 PM

Neat idea and well done.

I’m guessing that you used a RingMaster. Am I right?

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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Bluepine38

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#5 posted 01-08-2011 06:58 PM

If you are working with wood and enjoying it there is never enough time on your hands, it just seems that
way to those who do not do much with their time. Beautiful tree, is the bottom ring on the tree solid, or
did you run a support rod from the base to the top of tree? What finish did you use? Thank you for
sharing and giving us something to move our imagination onto.

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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