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This is my entry for the Halloween 2011 challenge. The wood is scrap cherry. I’m using one of my daughters as a Guinea pig. Wish me luck. Hope I’m not too late.
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#1 posted 10-31-2011 05:53 AM
that’s cool…good luck!
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#2 posted 10-31-2011 08:12 AM
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#3 posted 10-31-2011 01:30 PM
You’re probably a bit late given the judging criteria, but in my books you are the clear winner. What a fabulous device! You’ll see real fear on the little ones faces as they calculate their need for candy against the loss of a few fingers. Let us know how it went.
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#4 posted 10-31-2011 07:00 PM
In my book you are also the winner that’s the coolest candy dish I have ever seen!My daugther Mathilde is here and agree that it’s way to cool.And your daughter is just wonderful there, got to love that smile.I think I will make one of these one day, I would love to see the reaction of kids coming here for a candy when they have to choose.Best thoughts,Mads
-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.
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#5 posted 10-31-2011 07:39 PM
Great job I love it…
-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug
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#6 posted 11-01-2011 12:46 AM
I like it. That is one cool Halloween candy dispenser.
Even though I shouldn’t and this is only in jest, not a poke at anyone, but…..........................If that thing had SawStop technology that wouldn’t have happened!
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#7 posted 11-01-2011 06:19 AM
Great idea…... And very well EXECUTED…lol
#8 posted 11-01-2011 08:30 PM
Congrat to you two!
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#9 posted 11-01-2011 08:35 PM
I gotta give you a hand on this one, great idea. I bet it cost an arm and a leg though. Some people will give life and limb for the sweets.
-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush
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#10 posted 11-01-2011 08:51 PM
That is an awesome HEADS-UP project!
Congratulations on your 2 Place win!
-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"
#11 posted 11-01-2011 09:36 PM
WOW!!! Thanks Everyone!! I almost didn’t enter it into the contest but my wife made do it, last minute. I’m glad I did now.
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#12 posted 11-01-2011 11:00 PM
My mom slapped my hand when she caught me in the cookie jar – but cutting your daughters hand off, takes disipline to a new level! LOL.
-- Love thy neighbour as thyself
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#13 posted 11-01-2011 11:30 PM
Congratulations. Nice job.
-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia email@example.com †
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#14 posted 11-02-2011 02:33 AM
-- stay thirsty my friends...
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#15 posted 11-02-2011 02:51 AM
hehe- real nice!
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