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Project by woodman1962 posted 1139 days ago 1295 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a fence that me and my son Cory built for a local contractor. It is built of pressure treated 4×4 posts with copper tops.The rails are 2×4 and the pickets are made of 1×6 ripped in half.The tops are cut at a45 degree just taking off about 3/4 of an inch.Every other pickets has a square cut on the top lining up with the top rail.The people were real satisfied with the fence and i liked the way it turned out.The fence is approximately 43 inches at it tallest point.

-- jjhollyawc@yahoo.com





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rivergirl

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#1 posted 1139 days ago

I LIKE—I LIKE.. I NEED.. I WANT….. Funny that you built it for a local contractor… I guess the cobbler’s child has no shoes applies. :)

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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RexMcKinnon

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#2 posted 1139 days ago

Nice fence, I like to alternating height of the pickets.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 1139 days ago

That is a beautiful fence; you did a really nice job on it.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Splinterman

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#4 posted 1138 days ago

Nice neat job…well done.

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oblowme

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#5 posted 1138 days ago

Wow, nicely done. Seems at least one person out there has not been hit too hard by this ecconomy. Makes me wonder what the contractor’s markup was?

-- A TOOL JUNKIE- There, I just admited it to myself...

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Earlextech

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#6 posted 1137 days ago

I like it!

-- Sam Hamory - The project is never finished until its "finished"!

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woodman1962

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#7 posted 1136 days ago

Thanks everyone for the nice things that you said.I really enjoyed building this one.Had some great people to work for that appreciated quality work.It is a rare thing to find someone that really wants a quility fence most people just want a fence thrown up as cheap as possible.

-- jjhollyawc@yahoo.com

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oblowme

91 posts in 1188 days


#8 posted 1136 days ago

Yeah, ya throw one up and they find something to carp about it.

-- A TOOL JUNKIE- There, I just admited it to myself...

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