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Project by kiefer posted 06-23-2012 07:43 PM 5456 views 70 times favorited 34 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is our new garden light I made from a discarded red cedar post and some building wrap ( TYVEK )from a construction site .
The post is a leftover from my arbor project with a few strips added .
Finish is spar varnish and lite is a LED closet light .

-- Kiefer

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#1 posted 06-23-2012 08:05 PM

Really nice design and execution. And bravo for the “green” construction techniques. Nice one.


-- When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world. -- John Muir

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#3 posted 06-23-2012 08:41 PM

Very nice…......hosta’s look good too.

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

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#4 posted 06-23-2012 09:14 PM

Now! That i like a lot.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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#5 posted 06-23-2012 10:35 PM

very nice.

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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#6 posted 06-23-2012 10:53 PM

That’s a beauty!

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#7 posted 06-23-2012 11:26 PM

Nice design, I Like it. It gives me inspiration for a future project I’m planing. Thanks for sharing.

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#8 posted 06-23-2012 11:32 PM

Kiefer, that is one sweet light. I love it!!...................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#9 posted 06-23-2012 11:36 PM

Very nice. The LED will omit no heat. Sweet!

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

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#10 posted 06-23-2012 11:53 PM

its got that arts and crafts look along with japanese, very nice job

-- no matter what size job big or small do a job right or don't do it at all.

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#11 posted 06-24-2012 12:28 AM

Wow! Great addition to the garden. Don’t let my wife see it or I will have more on my honey do list.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#12 posted 06-24-2012 01:25 AM

Very very impressive design Kiefer

-- Grandpaj

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#13 posted 06-24-2012 01:36 AM

Very nice. Lots of peices in such a project. I like the styling.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#14 posted 06-24-2012 01:40 AM

Great job on the design – it looks great. Nice use of the scraps!

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#15 posted 06-24-2012 07:42 AM

Now that’s a great project and very nicely done

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions

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