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Project by Jimthecarver posted 01-14-2008 06:28 PM 1312 views 4 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This table was built out of Poplar and Cedar…I was goofing off with the Lathe and some junk wood I had laying around…Looks what happens when people get bored….lol

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.





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TreeBones

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#1 posted 01-14-2008 06:35 PM

If this is what you do when you are bored then show us some work that has captured your attention. Nice job.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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Russel

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#2 posted 01-14-2008 06:38 PM

Very cool table. I’ll second the request for something that gets you focused, cause bored looked rather spiffy.

-- Working at Woodworking http://www.VillageLaneFurniture.com

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#3 posted 01-14-2008 07:02 PM

I agree…. I should try the “being bored” strategy.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#4 posted 01-14-2008 07:16 PM

Nice work. I should be so bored!

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Betsy

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#5 posted 01-14-2008 08:09 PM

Wish my “bored” jobs turned out this nice. Let’s see what you can do when you really put your mind to it.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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CharlieM1958

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#6 posted 01-14-2008 08:18 PM

Who said an idle mind was the devil’s workshop? :-)

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

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GaryK

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#7 posted 01-14-2008 09:46 PM

You should get bored more often, that looks great!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Jimthecarver

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#8 posted 01-14-2008 11:42 PM

Thank you all for your positive comments, I have never shown my work until last year. Most of it I made for a Smile. I gave it all away to friends, family or whoever I could get to take it….lol

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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Grumpy

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#9 posted 01-15-2008 12:15 AM

Not just a table Jim, thats a work of art.

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

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Karson

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#10 posted 01-15-2008 01:55 AM

A great table. Is it full size or a mini.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Zuki

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#11 posted 01-15-2008 02:34 AM

Jeeze . . . thats really nice.

-- BLOG - http://www.colorfulcanary.com/search/label/Zuki

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Marge

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#12 posted 01-15-2008 02:56 AM

I really like the table top, I should be so bored.

-- Marge, Colorado

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#13 posted 01-15-2008 10:56 AM

You may be bored – but your work sure isn’t. You are a very talented craftsman – if you aren’t selling these pieces – you should consider it.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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Jimthecarver

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#14 posted 01-16-2008 03:57 PM

I have tried in the past to sell my pieces but as we all know the outlets for our workings are very limited.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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rossthedetailer

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#15 posted 01-30-2008 03:30 PM

hay jim fantastic, your work gets better every time i see it .show the ear lol.

-- rossthedetailer

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