scrollsaw basket

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Project by woodtickgreg posted 01-22-2012 06:37 PM 2752 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my most ambitious scroll project yet, It is aprox 21” wide. My scrollsaw is only 18”, didn’t relize that untill I started the project and then realized that I would not be able to complete it. One of our members who I have become friends with, slicksquegee, has a dewalt scrollsaw and he let me borrow it to complete the project Woods are maple sides and walnut bottom and handle. finish is minwax polycrylic in a rattle can. The wife claimed this one.

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#1 posted 01-22-2012 06:40 PM

Wow that’s so impressive great job.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 01-22-2012 06:40 PM

I Know nothing about scroll sawing , but I can tell this is a daunting amount of work. I love the animals & the design. thanks for sharing this.

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#3 posted 01-22-2012 07:04 PM

Incredible work!

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#4 posted 01-22-2012 07:07 PM

Simply amazing – I am totally impressed – you did an awesome job despite your saws dimensions.

-- Just learning the craft my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ practiced.

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#5 posted 01-22-2012 07:08 PM

Wow that must have been a lot of work, great job

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#6 posted 01-22-2012 09:12 PM

Incredible! Is the pattern your own design? I have to ask, how does one pick up said basket?

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#7 posted 01-22-2012 09:41 PM

fissionchips, My wife saw this in a scrollsaw magazine and handed it to me and said here make this, so I did. How does one pick it up? very carefully by the handle! My wife will be watching!

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#9 posted 01-26-2012 11:48 AM

Now this is a great basket I know the time it takes to do scroll saw work great job although I know you know this.

-- (L an D Woodworks)

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