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Project by arrdee posted 03-05-2011 09:30 PM 918 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I used a 4” grinder with a sanding disc. need to find a quicker-less dusty way to remove the bulk of wood.

-- RD





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TopamaxSurvivor

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#1 posted 03-05-2011 09:46 PM

Nice Woodolph!!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#2 posted 03-05-2011 10:06 PM

Very nice job. Did you use multiple wood stains or does it just look that way on the photo? I plan to make on of these for my nieces before next Christmas. I hope mine turns out as nice as yours!

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

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arrdee

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#3 posted 03-05-2011 10:27 PM

Dan, The wood is pine 2X’s as this was a proof of consept project. I stained it with a medium oak stain with out sealing the wood, then used a spray varnish.

-- RD

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#4 posted 03-05-2011 10:48 PM

Arrdee,
Regarding reducing dust – but not woodchips – have you looked at the Arbortech Woodcarver PRO-4 ?

The picture shows the cutter in a grinder, but is sold separately over here, by Axminster for example.

Oh! and Wooddolph ! Wonderful! I love puns.

-- Don, Somerset UK, http://www.donjohnson24.co.uk

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