Picture frame - a mistake becomes a feature

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Project by Lloyd Davies posted 1096 days ago 1168 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

And the mistake was in cutting the wenge too short so that the glass did not fit in the fram. Fixed it by adding some maple strips between the mitre joint and it ended up looking quite good; IMHO of course.

The best thing about the frame is the two little munchkins in it.

-- Northern California

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#1 posted 1096 days ago

I like it a lot. Great Job!!

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Jim Finn

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#2 posted 1096 days ago

clever fix !

-- In God We Trust

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#3 posted 1096 days ago

great detail you added nice mistake
there is always a way out


-- Kiefer 松

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#4 posted 1096 days ago

Now that was cleaver, and the result has me thinking of using this on my next frame. Gives it character for sure. Nice fix.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 1096 days ago

Good thinking nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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Chris Moellering

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#6 posted 1096 days ago

Very nice munchkins, too!

-- Grace & peace, Chris+

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#7 posted 1096 days ago

Cool indeed.

An outstanding feature. Will take down note of that

-- Back home. Fernando

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#8 posted 1096 days ago

Nice save! Some of my best “features” have been recoveries from mistakes. Looks like this made for a stronger joint as well.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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