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Project by Roger posted 05-02-2012 11:36 AM 2729 views 3 times favorited 27 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It’s been so long since I’ve been able to get in the shop. Made from some scrap plywood, This was a “quickie” project. Nuttin fancy, as you can see, but, it works gr8 for target shootin with a rifle. Adjustable up & down, nicely padded for those long days at the range, etc.. Thnks fer lookin. Now get out on the range & practice.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net





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Martyroc

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#1 posted 05-02-2012 12:01 PM

Good looking and functional, nice job.

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

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Ken90712

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#2 posted 05-02-2012 02:00 PM

Well done looks great.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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lew

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#3 posted 05-02-2012 02:23 PM

Cool idea!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#4 posted 05-02-2012 03:16 PM

Looks great, Roger! :)

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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nobuckle

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#5 posted 05-02-2012 03:26 PM

Roger, sometimes the “quickie” projects are the ones that work out the best. I’m gonna have to make one of these. Thanks for the post.

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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Dave

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#6 posted 05-02-2012 04:43 PM

Thats will get er done Roger. Good stuff.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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#7 posted 05-02-2012 04:56 PM

Well done Roger.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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RalphCompton

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#8 posted 05-02-2012 06:00 PM

Super Idea! This will be on my “top ten” list now. Maybe even “top five”.

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jjw5858

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#9 posted 05-02-2012 08:01 PM

Looks awesome Roger,.... load on Sunday, shoot all week long!!..lol

-- "Always continue to learn, laugh and share!" JJW

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boxcarmarty

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#10 posted 05-02-2012 08:09 PM

Good job Roger, but you’re gonna have to build a matching stool to sit on cuz I don’t think you can reach it from that hammock…..

-- My mind is like lighting, one brilliant flash, then its gone.....

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Borgmc1

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#11 posted 05-02-2012 08:18 PM

Simple and functional. I really like the ability to adjust the height. Its been awhile since I got out to the range and that should make for a very enjoyable afternoon of target practice.

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peteg

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#12 posted 05-02-2012 09:13 PM

Long as it’s only for the Range Roger :))
Practical woodworking from whats about you in the shop, nice one
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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Roger

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#13 posted 05-02-2012 10:52 PM

Thnx everyone. Well appreciated. It’s been so long since I’ve been in the shop, I thought I mighta fergot how ta do anything. I’m startin back out, simple…. LOL Y’all take care, and take aim. Keep makin dust.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Roger

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#14 posted 05-02-2012 11:16 PM

boxcarmarty: the end tubes o my hammock are actually mortars… LOL Now THAT would be kool

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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gfadvm

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#15 posted 05-03-2012 01:46 AM

Nice job Roger. I need one of those to shoot snakes off my deck. Figure out a silencer to go with it as my neighbors are getting kinda jumpy.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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