My first Picture Frame

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Project by GlennsGrandson posted 01-30-2012 12:11 AM 1106 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I met a guy that owns the website . He has some amazing stuff. Anyhow, he was generous enough to give me a few pieces of this cherry moulding he had laying around (as well as a really sweet slab of Myrtlewood that I’m waiting to use).

So, this is it. My first frame, built with a miter box (ehh…), frame clamp, router, and some angle brackets fitted flush in the back. It’s OK at best.. Live and learn. Looks good with the Terry Redlin calendar.

-- Grant - N Dakota

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#1 posted 01-30-2012 12:43 AM

Looks awfully darn nice to me,super job Grant.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 01-30-2012 03:01 PM

That’s a great first frame.

Looks great around the calender. Good job.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#3 posted 01-30-2012 05:42 PM

That is an excellent looking frame…..first or last. I think a picture frame is a test of skills. You did well.

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#4 posted 01-30-2012 06:25 PM

Great job!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#5 posted 01-30-2012 06:32 PM

Great use of trim, 45 corners can be a real pain some days. I have gotten better by sticking to my tablesaw for them.

-- Bob in Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#6 posted 02-23-2012 12:22 PM

nicely done. that’s some beautiful lookin wood

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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