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Project by Paul106 posted 09-19-2011 03:07 PM 1522 views 8 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A bench my son and I built for his tools and Lowes project patches

-- Paul





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Alster

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#1 posted 09-19-2011 03:15 PM

He looks like SUCH a happy kid! Way to go!

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#2 posted 09-19-2011 03:27 PM

That’s a great bench!

-- I may have lost my marbles, but I still have my love of woodworking

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mmh

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#3 posted 09-19-2011 03:30 PM

What a great project to get him started into woodworking! I’m sure the two of you will have many years of enjoyment working together.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#4 posted 09-19-2011 04:00 PM

Great job, I hope you wear it out ;-D

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#5 posted 09-19-2011 04:30 PM

Nice going, dad. It looks great.

-- 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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#6 posted 09-19-2011 04:48 PM

Great bench, great collection of project patches, great kid, and great Dad.
Hard to beat that combination!

-- Having fun...Eric

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#7 posted 09-19-2011 07:50 PM

He looks like a natural! Nice work on the bench.

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#8 posted 09-19-2011 08:12 PM

Hi Paul:

He looks proud and happy . You should also that he shares your shop

-- Back home. Fernando

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#9 posted 09-19-2011 09:18 PM

What a cool bench!
Can you ask him how long the measure is?
And even a tool tote, way too cool.
You have a lucky son.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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MShort

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#10 posted 09-19-2011 09:48 PM

A mini lumber jock in the making. Very cool.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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j_c

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#11 posted 09-19-2011 11:53 PM

MShort posted exactly what I was going to say: A lumberjock in the making!

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Bluepine38

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#12 posted 09-20-2011 03:40 PM

Wonderful way for a son to start woodworking, and a wonderful way for a father to share time with a son.
I hope you have many years to share woodworking and memories.

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#13 posted 09-20-2011 09:09 PM

Great gift and a great idea. My kids always want to steal my tools. If they had their own it might help me get some work done.

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

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