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Brass and Cherry Level

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Project by Kari Hultman posted 985 days ago 2484 views 7 times favorited 26 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Brass and cherry level. Design is based on an antique. The glass level was seated with plaster, like the original.





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planeBill

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#1 posted 985 days ago

Damn thats a pretty tool. I love it. Good work.

-- I was born at a very young age, as I grew up, I got older.

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Vince

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#2 posted 985 days ago

That is cool…

-- Vince

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#3 posted 985 days ago

Very very nice !

-- Glen, Vernon B.C. Canada

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Brit

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#4 posted 985 days ago

I remember this piece from your blog Kari. Its a thing of beauty. Thank you for sharing it.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.

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Kari Hultman

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#5 posted 985 days ago

Thank you! It was a fun project. :o)

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nobuckle

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#6 posted 985 days ago

Sweet! The finish on the brass looks so clean it puts me in mind of parts that were cut on a wire EDM machine. Anyway, great work.

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 985 days ago

It’s a beautiful tool.

-- 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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Lee A. Jesberger

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#8 posted 985 days ago

Beautiful job on this.

Lee

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Bertha

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#9 posted 985 days ago

Absolutely exceptional!

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

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kiefer

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#10 posted 985 days ago

Where did you find the original ?
This absolutely beautiful , so well done and I would like to see how the vial is mounted .
Thanks

Kiefer

-- Kiefer 松

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Dennisgrosen

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#11 posted 985 days ago

very beautyfull …. well done :-)
thank´s for sharing ….I´ll bett we will see more levels in the near future here on L J … :-)

take care
Dennis

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twokidsnosleep

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#12 posted 985 days ago

wicked good!!

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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NBeener

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#13 posted 984 days ago

Boy … if THAT doesn’t fall into the category of “(Almost) Too Pretty To Use ….,” then I don’t know what does !

-- -- Neil

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Bradford

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#14 posted 984 days ago

I wouldn’t expect anything less in your shop. Too nice to use, too nice to not use. Motivation in a glimpse.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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AZMac

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#15 posted 984 days ago

WOW!!! very nice, beautiful work.

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