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Project by Lane posted 1200 days ago 1099 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this from some scrap pieces of walnut (base) and magnolia (uprights). I used this particular piece of walnut since it had the bark inclusion and the saw marks from the mill. Used four light coats of spray lacquer (satin) for the finish.

The walnut came from my cousin’s yard 20+ years ago (I’m pretty sure it’s dry now. ha) The magnolia used to be a tree in front of my former office building…victim of a road project. At least the guys from Asplundh didn’t have to feed that one into the chipper. :)





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Karson

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#1 posted 1200 days ago

A nice job. Great use of local materials.

-- 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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Popsnsons

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#2 posted 1199 days ago

I like it. Turned out nice.

-- Pops ~ In So Cal...

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Ian W

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#3 posted 1197 days ago

nice wood

-- any time in the wood shop is GOOD TIME

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