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Project by DaveWS posted 07-05-2011 12:38 AM 1072 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Woodworking has interested me for sometime now and I happen to work with a very good woodworker (RKW). I needed a place to keep my logo golf balls and didn’t really like the ones I found on-line and in local stores, so what better way to get started in woodworking! I didn’t have any tools to speak of what so ever, but Randy did. We built this in the week-ends and after work. We used maple and walnut for the wood and used sliding dovetails for the shelves. Then we thought some green flock wood look nice, sort of emulate a golf green. It really turned out far better that I could have ever imagined. I would like to take the credit for this one, however Randy really did all the work as far as setting up the tools and I just pushed the wood through the blades! A very good learning project for me though, thanks Randy. By the way I was very slow in posting this project, this was actually done last summer!

-- {Dave}





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Joanne

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#1 posted 07-05-2011 02:58 AM

Very nice job!

-- Joanne, New York, www.creationhollow.com

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RKW

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#2 posted 07-05-2011 06:03 AM

im blushing…..i think you did a great job, and i forgot how fantastic this thing looks. well done.

-- RKWoods

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Beginningwoodworker

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#3 posted 07-05-2011 03:33 PM

Very nice job.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Kent Shepherd

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#4 posted 07-05-2011 03:58 PM

Dave (and Randy) Great job on the project. By now you should be totally hooked on woodworking.

Thanks for sharing.

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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Roger

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#5 posted 06-10-2012 11:08 PM

Super project. Very nice wood combos, and nice dovetails.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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