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Project by pimpson posted 767 days ago 3053 views 32 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My little sister is getting married this summer and the only thing that I had seen on her registry that I had a chance of being able to make was a mirror. So I decided to go for it after seeing a post from Dave Clause a fellow LumberJock. The mirror is 16” tall by 25” wide. The frame is 23” tall by 42” wide. It’s a good project to burn up those scrap pieces of wood that you can’t bare to throw in a fire place. The woods are cherry, sapele, bubinga, koa, zircote, western maple and eastern maple.

dave clause’s page
http://lumberjocks.com/projects/64503





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BenI

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#1 posted 767 days ago

Very cool, unique look but came out great! good job!

-- Ben from IL

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Hawaiilad

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#2 posted 767 days ago

Yes, I like it…nice work or play…

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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majuvla

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#3 posted 767 days ago

Magnificant mirrow,wonderful present.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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tyskkvinna

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#4 posted 767 days ago

Absolutely love this! I’m sure your sister will too. Such a thoughtful wedding gift, and it will look really wonderful no matter how they decorate their house.

-- Lis - Michigan - http://www.missmooseart.com - https://www.etsy.com/people/lisbokt

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EmeraldDragon

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#5 posted 767 days ago

Very beautiful!

-- There are countless woodworking plans but have you checked out God's plan? Jeremiah 29:11

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woodrookieII

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#6 posted 767 days ago

Very nice and creative.

...rookieII

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TomTinkerSum

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#7 posted 767 days ago

Great mirror!!

-- If a woodchuck could chuck wood, he's probably not a Lumberjock --

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rasp

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#8 posted 767 days ago

that’s fantastic

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Steve

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#9 posted 766 days ago

Very nice! I’m curious as to how you put it together. Did you glue it all together at once, or do the 4 sides separately then put them together, or some other method?

-- Steve in Lawrenceville, GA - http://www.TheCarmichaelWorkshop.com

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pimpson

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#10 posted 766 days ago

Steve I glued it as four separate sections then squared it all up and glued the four sections together

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don1960

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#11 posted 766 days ago

Way to make scrap into art. Love it!

-- -- Don from PA

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CantBurn

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#12 posted 766 days ago

That was all scrap wood? I can’t tell the thickness. Some resemble pen blanks, it would take tons. Looks good.

-- Chris-Woodstock, Illinois

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mnpete

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#13 posted 766 days ago

Outstanding! I really like this piece!

-- Follow my woodworking adventures in The Second Wind Workshop, http://secondwindworkshop.blogspot.com/

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Thepps

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#14 posted 766 days ago

Very creative! I love it!

-- Thepps - Freeburg, IL

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cgrooms

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#15 posted 766 days ago

That’s an awesome piece.

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