Imperial Towers

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Project by joebloggins posted 01-02-2008 10:35 PM 3377 views 2 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Not my first scrollsaw project, obviously, but the one that I’m most proud of. Nearly a year in the works, with a whole lot of down time due to a shaft problem with my thickness planer. Pattern by John A. Nelson, from a book of 5 patterns. Two left to do.

-- Scrollsawing - a hobby for those who can't cut a straight line.

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#2 posted 01-02-2008 10:44 PM

WOW is right. Very impressive; the work and the patience to build it. Okay everybody, all together now, WOW!.

-- Working at Woodworking

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#4 posted 01-02-2008 10:57 PM

My eyes are going buggy just looking at it…..

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#5 posted 01-02-2008 11:02 PM

holy moly wow

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#6 posted 01-02-2008 11:07 PM

Beautiful job & wow again.

“Always look on the bright side of life”- Monty Python

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

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#7 posted 01-02-2008 11:54 PM

Incredible detail!!!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#9 posted 01-03-2008 12:28 AM

Not just WOW, but WOW (that’s “wow” backwards!)

-- Measure with a micrometer, mark with a crayon, cut it with a chainsaw.

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#10 posted 01-03-2008 12:37 AM

Not a lot of long replies, here. It’s hard to be verbose when you’re awe struck. Wow was my first thought, too. -SST

-- Accuracy is not in your power tool, it's in you

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#11 posted 01-03-2008 02:15 AM

WOW WOW WOW !!!! Amazing !!

-- Woodworking is not a's a joinery !!!

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#12 posted 01-03-2008 02:24 AM

Very beautiful,could you please let us know the dimensions.

-- dave montreal

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#13 posted 01-03-2008 02:44 AM

I hate to just say WOW, it’s been said already. But I know if you sat that in front of 100 people who had some concept of how much work went into it…95 would say WOW, the other 5 would just be speechless.

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#14 posted 01-03-2008 03:47 AM

9 out of 10 wood workers agree, WOW!
The tenth one hasn’t seen it yet.

-- Still learning everything

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#15 posted 01-03-2008 04:59 AM


How big is it?

-- Do or do not, there is no try!

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