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Torrie's cradle

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Project by Pritch posted 12-06-2011 08:10 PM 861 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the cradle I made for my youngest son’s first child. Victoria Gayle Pritchard was born on Feb. 25, 2011 and I was able to complete this and deliver it before she was three months old! My wife made the bumper pads! I learned a lot about angles on this project.

-- "Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance" - Samuel Johnson





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 12-06-2011 10:46 PM

Way to go, Grandad; 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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HalDougherty

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#2 posted 12-07-2011 02:53 PM

Wow, what a beautiful project. Your cradle looks like it was built from the same set of plans that I used to build one for my first grandchild. The carving you added looks great!

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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#3 posted 12-07-2011 06:35 PM

Super job! Congrats to you grandpa!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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