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Project by LEITH posted 07-09-2011 08:40 AM 1272 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello everyone. My nephew will be off to school soon so I made him a wall clock, footlocker, and wastebasket to take with him. It was sort of a rush job but they came out alright. Thanks for looking.

-- LEITH, SOUTH CAROLINA





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Roger

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#1 posted 07-09-2011 02:26 PM

very nice. did you freehand the lettering, or was it a stencil of some sort? thnx

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

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CharlieM1958

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#2 posted 07-09-2011 03:50 PM

That’s great. Tell him no matter what time the clock says, it’s time to STUDY!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Gene Howe

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#3 posted 07-09-2011 04:16 PM

EXCELLENT! Lucky nephew. He’ll treasure these for many years.
I gather he’s not going to NC State..heehee.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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LittlePaw

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#4 posted 07-09-2011 05:13 PM

I think what you made are great. I just didn’t care for the “devil” as the school’s image!

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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Beginningwoodworker

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#5 posted 07-09-2011 07:25 PM

Cool looking clock.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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James

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#6 posted 07-10-2011 12:02 AM

Everybody should have at least one UNCLE like you Leith. I hope he treasures both the gift and you. You’ll probably be getting a few request for more of those.

-- James G'ville,MS Rev 22:2 .............. and the leaves of the tree [were] for the healing of the nations.

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rozzi

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#7 posted 07-11-2011 02:29 AM

Nice job Leith. Neat idea for a dorm room or apartment. Lucky nephew.

-- Duane, Iowa

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J. Curtis Goforth

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#8 posted 07-11-2011 05:08 AM

Awesome…Let’s Go Devils! I should make some of those to help me pay back the loans I had to take out to go there.

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 07-11-2011 05:14 PM

Pretty sharp looking clock and it’s finished nicely.

-- 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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NBeener

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#10 posted 07-11-2011 05:19 PM

If that’s a rush job, I’ll look forward to seeing what you can do, when you’re NOT rushed.

Great projects !

-- -- Neil

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