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Project by jimi posted 08-23-2011 04:53 PM 1167 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I took about a 9 month break from woodworking to finish the non-shop part of my basement. I did a couple of woodworking related projects (locker and seat platform) so I thought I would post some pictures here.

-- Jim, SE PA





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Bertha

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#1 posted 08-23-2011 05:32 PM

This is great! The pole by the stadium chairs is my favorite touch.

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

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VinnieP

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#2 posted 08-23-2011 05:38 PM

Awesome basement! Wish it was in Cubs colors though. HA HA.

I just looked where West Hanover is and you are very close to my family. Make sure you go to Gino’s for me.

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Willie1031

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#3 posted 08-23-2011 06:47 PM

Bertha, I agree..plus I love your profile picture. We have 2 Bostons (CJ, and Larry Bird).

Vinnie, you spelled Cubs wrong, it’s spelled “R-E-D-S.”

I cannot wait to have a basement, it will look a lot like this one. I am in New Mexico now, and I you have a basement, then it means you’re in a casket. I dig the Tug jersey, and the Epiphone on the stand.

Are those actual seats?

-- A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval. -- Mark Twain

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ic3ss

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#4 posted 08-23-2011 07:00 PM

Nice man cave, where’s the bar? Vinnie is right though, it would look much better in Cubs colors. ;)

-- "I am endeavoring, ma'am, to construct a mnemonic memory circuit using stone knives and bear skins."

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 08-24-2011 01:36 PM

So now you have a nice place to hang out right next to your shop. Nice going.

-- 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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jimi

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#6 posted 08-24-2011 11:46 PM

Thanks everyone.
Yes the seats are from the Vet. The Phillies sold all the seats (sold as a pair) right before they imploded it.
The liberty bell plaque on the side is because these 2 seats were on the ailse.

-- Jim, SE PA

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3Gwoodguy

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#7 posted 01-02-2012 03:29 AM

combining possibly the two best things there are….baseball and woodworking. Really nice use of your skill to display your passion. Im a lifelong Cardinal fan and know and appreciate a true fan (even the Cubs fans). .....Love the Mike Schmidt display. He was a great one.

-- "The beatings will continue until moral improves" -- Bart Ridings, Illinois

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