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Project by Rob W posted 02-27-2012 02:07 PM 1035 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is another cane that I made for a wounded veteran. I am honored to be part of a group of wood carvers who make canes for American soldiers that have been wounded while serving their country. In general, these soldiers are Purple Heart recipients. They are asked if there is anything special that they would like included on the cane. Usually, it is things like unit patches, Combat Infantry Badges and such.

-- Rob — I've cut it off twice and it's still too short!, http://www.witzkewood.com





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Mark A. DeCou

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#1 posted 02-27-2012 02:28 PM

awesome work, great cause, thanks for the posting,
Mark

-- Mark DeCou - American Contemporary Craft Artisan - www.decoustudio.com

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 02-27-2012 03:41 PM

Another wonderful cane keep up the great support of our wounded vets.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Northwest29

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#3 posted 02-27-2012 06:17 PM

Very nice work and a very worth while project. How do you do the ‘art work’? Are you burning the wood, is done by laser, or? It all looks beautiful!

Ron

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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Martyroc

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#4 posted 02-27-2012 08:12 PM

Beautiful wor, and such a noble cause.good job

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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WoodenFrog

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#5 posted 02-27-2012 09:01 PM

Nice work! Thanks for suppoting our veterens.
Keep up the great work.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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Rob W

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#6 posted 02-28-2012 01:39 PM

I lay out the graphics on the shaft and then carve/engrave them in with a high speed rotary tool.

-- Rob — I've cut it off twice and it's still too short!, http://www.witzkewood.com

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