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This bench/end table was designed by Miss Dion. It is built from old hand hewn timbers from her fathers farm.

-- "Safe woodworking isn't just about avoiding injury, it is also about avoiding extinction." CKG

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#1 posted 10-06-2011 01:38 AM

No flies on that! My parents had a house that had a mantel made from the center beam taken from an old farmhouse over 100 years old. It was 12 feet long, wrestled into place and toenailed to the studs by a guy weighing about 110 pounds, soaking wet.

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#2 posted 10-06-2011 02:49 AM

Stout bench. Hewn by Hewy;)

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

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#3 posted 10-06-2011 03:06 AM

ah, a piece with a history and a story. gotta love those

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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