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-- To surrender a dream leaves life as it is — and not as it could be.





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jeth

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#1 posted 08-17-2011 01:02 AM

Welcome back JMG, nice to (finally) see some of your projects. The demilune is spot on for the style, nicely balanced design with a classic look but some original touches.
The tripod base is interesting too, but you should learn to use that camera, the angles make it look a bit awkward (hehe ;p)

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chrisstef

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#2 posted 08-17-2011 01:04 AM

glad to have you back … i really like the dvd holder is that all one piece hogged out in the middle?

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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Jorge G.

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#3 posted 08-17-2011 01:05 AM

Darn it, the camera salesperson told me all I had to do was point and shoot….. :-) Thanks Jeth

-- To surrender a dream leaves life as it is — and not as it could be.

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Manitario

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#4 posted 08-17-2011 01:19 AM

welcome back! I really like the DVD holder.

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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Jorge G.

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#5 posted 08-17-2011 02:19 AM

Thanks guys, chrisstef the round sides were made with pices cut at 15º on each side, it takes 6 to make a half circle. It is made out of cedar and sprayed with orange shellac.

-- To surrender a dream leaves life as it is — and not as it could be.

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wseand

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#6 posted 08-17-2011 04:16 AM

They are all incredible pieces.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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Tim Kindrick

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#7 posted 08-17-2011 08:07 PM

I love that tripod table!!! Very alien looking!!!!

-- I have metal in my neck but wood in my blood!!

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AkBob

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#8 posted 08-19-2011 12:44 AM

Agreed, tripod table is really neat looking!

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#9 posted 12-13-2011 08:32 PM

Whoever chastized you must not have known about your talent. I love the first table; the top reminds me of a split daisy. The second with the articulated legs looks arachnoid to me; very cool. You’ve got a lot of skill.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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helluvawreck

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#10 posted 12-13-2011 09:21 PM

Welcome back. I’m sorry that you were chastised.

helluvawreck

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-- 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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DocSavage45

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#11 posted 02-02-2012 04:58 PM

Looks like you are pushing the edge between function and design on the second table? Llike what I can see, and would like to see more of the table as I feel the picture may not do it justice?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Jorge G.

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#12 posted 02-02-2012 05:01 PM

Thanks Doc, I am in the process of working on it, took it apart already but I am as well renovating a house, windows, floor and kitchen all with wood so this is a “free” time project… :-)

-- To surrender a dream leaves life as it is — and not as it could be.

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DocSavage45

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#13 posted 02-02-2012 05:52 PM

I understand. LOL priorities are wanna, needa, and gotta.

I did 4 house projects to get ready for winter. My cabinet making is the last on my priorities list, but I have been cleaning and organizing my workbenc. I now can see 3/4s of it. LOL Once there I am getting out my chisels to sharpen, which is how I got to this project.

May all your problems be solveable.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Jorge G.

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#14 posted 02-02-2012 06:10 PM

Fess up Doc, you know the more benches you have the more stuff you find (or buy) to put on top of them, I am on my second bench, planning the third, and I know I won’t have any space on it either when I am done with it… :-)

-- To surrender a dream leaves life as it is — and not as it could be.

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#15 posted 03-14-2012 02:03 AM

I love that floating shelf! I love modern woodworking like that! good job! :) :)

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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