Cedar Mailbox Post

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Project by Jerry posted 03-17-2012 03:02 PM 5951 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Not much, but it looks way better than the green treated 4×4 that was there. Built as two L’s with the Kreg Jig then joined around the existing post this took all of 35 minutes. I have had comments from the neighbors, so I guess it was worth it.

thanks for looking


-- Jerry - Rochester, MN *Whether you think you can or you can't, you are probably right* - Henry Ford

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#1 posted 03-17-2012 03:27 PM

very nice way to dress up some ugly treated lumber! Awesome job!

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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#2 posted 03-17-2012 03:33 PM

Looks good, great way to take advantage of the nice weather and lack of snow to do some outside projects.

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#3 posted 03-17-2012 09:05 PM

Very useful project… btw… nice to see you back..

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#4 posted 03-17-2012 10:55 PM

That is very nice looking. I’m glad to see “useful” projects on this site. Just because it’s not a cabinet or rocker doesn’t mean in can’t be worth looking! You done good.


-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#5 posted 03-17-2012 11:18 PM

Fine job, looks great

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#6 posted 03-18-2012 06:03 AM

In my professional opinion, that’s a 1st calss mail receptacle. Thanks for posting the post. Looks great.

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#7 posted 03-19-2012 01:20 AM

Thanks to everyone for the kind words and degoose, it’s nice to be back. I’ll post some pics of the new shop soon. After the divorce I was able to get into a new house last year and put up a 28’ x 34’ shop in the back yard.

-- Jerry - Rochester, MN *Whether you think you can or you can't, you are probably right* - Henry Ford

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