Childs sette 4-2

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Project by pipes posted 03-28-2008 03:45 PM 1724 views 2 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a project that I built for two of my grandchildren. It is made out of white cedar with a coat of rain coat by para paints on it then a few coats of outdoor spar varnish. The rain coat gives it the honey shade

Thanks for looking

-- Larry

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#1 posted 03-28-2008 03:48 PM

That’s a great looking project. I don’t think I have ever seen a double like this.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#2 posted 03-28-2008 03:56 PM

Great project, your grandkids will enjoy it.

-- Stuart, North Dakota

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Earle Wright

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#3 posted 03-28-2008 03:59 PM

Beautiful design, beautifully executed, and for the most precious of customers!

Also, the man is not wrong until the woman discovers he spoke in the forest without permission!

-- Earle Wright, Lenoir City, Tennessee

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#4 posted 03-28-2008 04:08 PM

Sweet project.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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Ad Marketing Guy - Bill

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#5 posted 03-28-2008 04:24 PM

That is as good as it gets! GREAT Work for the Grandkids proves it is a “labor” of love – Hope they enjoy it for many years-

-- Bill - - Ad-Marketing Guy, Ramsey NJ

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#6 posted 03-28-2008 05:08 PM

This is a wonderful project and it looks like you have a satisfied client as well. This is something that they will enjoy for some time to come and I am certain will pass it on to their children as well.

Thanks for the post. By the way are there other projects in the works for the other grandchildren? :)

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#7 posted 03-28-2008 05:29 PM

Wow. This is an amazing project to build child-sized. If I was going to put in that much work, I’d want to be able to use it myself. <g>

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#8 posted 03-28-2008 06:18 PM

Very nice. The occupant really seems to like it, too.

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#9 posted 03-28-2008 06:37 PM

fun fun fun…I built my first adirondack last summer…with wood for 3 more…now I think I am going to build one more adult size…and make the other two kids sized…for my 1 year old and 4 year old…I love the little table too!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#10 posted 03-28-2008 07:22 PM

Thats just to cool, did you scale down a set of plans, or create your own.

-- Joey~~Sabina, Ohio

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#11 posted 03-28-2008 07:29 PM

Hi Joey The plans are from Phil Barley for the chairs and the table is a smaller scale for His adult andirondak

-- Larry

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#12 posted 03-29-2008 06:39 AM

That looks like one happy customer to me. Very nice job on this piece. Thanks for posting
God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#13 posted 05-22-2008 04:05 AM

Looks like this one will be around for future tricycle motors!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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