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Large Wooden Scissors

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Project by AAWW2005 posted 04-01-2011 03:42 AM 4622 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was contracted by the City of Dover DE to build a pair of large wooden scissors for the mayor to use during ribbon cutting ceremonies, so here they are. Made of solid Oak, they are 35” tall and 11.5” wide at the handles. They open and close smoothly. The finish is a black walnut satin stain and a satin hand rub poly. Thanks for looking!

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Monty Queen

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#1 posted 04-01-2011 08:16 AM

Wow to cut through the chase they look awesome. Nice job.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#2 posted 04-01-2011 08:56 AM

Maybe they should have had them made to cut through the red tape. :~) Really very nice and very cool that they asked you to make it for the Mayor

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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#3 posted 04-01-2011 04:25 PM

Sharp looking scissors

-- David ; "BE SAFE BE HAPPY" Brockport , NY

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#4 posted 04-01-2011 09:00 PM

This is definitely a “Cut Above!”

-- Islandwoodworker@Gmail.com

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#5 posted 04-02-2011 07:37 PM

Is the mayor that big? :)

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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#6 posted 04-03-2011 01:59 AM

thankĀ“s for sharing
good work

Dennis

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#7 posted 03-20-2013 06:11 PM

I am new to the website. I signed up because I would like to make large working wooden scissors. Are patterns and or directions available? Thank you!

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