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Project by Pabreu posted 01-08-2012 12:29 AM 2608 views 2 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Accomplished this last week these two works, the patterns were made by me in the Christmas holiday and only rested when I came to the garage and started cutting. It was with some excitement that I looked at the work already completed. I think the end result exceeded my expectations!

Pedro

-- Pabreu, Portugal, Sintra, http://pabreuwoodworking.blogspot.com





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newagewoodworks

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#1 posted 01-08-2012 12:40 AM

Nice thats something i could get interested in

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#2 posted 01-08-2012 12:44 AM

wow, most excellent workmanship!!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#3 posted 01-08-2012 01:24 AM

GREAT cutting.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#4 posted 01-08-2012 01:49 AM

Pedro, these look terrific!

How in the world were you able to get these two done in a week??!

And on day 8 you rested, I suppose? ;-)

Why the rush, other than self motivation?

Keep up the great work.

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com

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#5 posted 01-08-2012 01:56 AM

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#6 posted 01-08-2012 03:35 AM

Very nicely done Pedro. What kind of wood did you use, and what finish did you apply?
Keep up the excellent work.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#7 posted 01-08-2012 03:56 AM

Nice

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#8 posted 01-08-2012 03:59 AM

amazing. You definitely have a gift. I’m extremely interested in this type of work. What saw did you use? What type of wood?

-- It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. - Harry S. Truman

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#9 posted 01-08-2012 05:18 AM

certainly work to be proud of so very nice.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#10 posted 01-08-2012 12:42 PM

It is work of a Great Artist! PEDRO CONGRATULATIONS!

-- António Guerreiro https://www.facebook.com/bichosdamadeira

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#11 posted 01-08-2012 01:13 PM

Thanks for all the kind comments, for doing this work I use a scroll saw with spiral blades nº2 and nº3 from niqua,
The wood is 1/8 plywood and I use mdf painted in black for the backgroud. Normaly I use in my finish a layer of sealer and two layers of Acrylic Lacquer.
Pedro

-- Pabreu, Portugal, Sintra, http://pabreuwoodworking.blogspot.com

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#12 posted 01-08-2012 02:35 PM

Pabreu, they look real nice.

helluvawreck
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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#13 posted 01-08-2012 05:55 PM

very nice work there.

-- Tim - I usally measure twice after I cut......then I know for sure that I cut it short.....

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pat sherman

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#14 posted 01-09-2012 01:42 AM

nice. lot of inside cuts on those. nice.

-- pat,ohio...http://s5.photobucket.com/albums/y198/patshwigar/

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#15 posted 01-09-2012 04:35 AM

very well done

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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