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key holder part 3 final

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Project by Monte Pittman posted 06-29-2012 02:35 AM 1891 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As this post suggests, no.2 was not accepted by my wife either. She liked one of the first ones only slightly bigger & not red cedar. This is spalted Oak. 4-1/2 inches long & 2-1/2 inches wide. 1-1/8 inch thick. I figure I have about 12 hours into a $20 piece. Ugh. But if she is happy…...........

Thanks for looking

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.





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Skylark53

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#1 posted 06-29-2012 02:39 AM

Smart build. Very nice.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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NormG

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#2 posted 06-29-2012 04:37 AM

Looks great

-- Norman

#3 posted 06-29-2012 04:54 AM

LOL been there

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jaykaypur

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#4 posted 06-29-2012 08:50 AM

You are a determined man!

Good job on all the designs/ideas you have had for these.

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

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bowtie

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#5 posted 06-29-2012 09:40 AM

Monte, looks good. A small sacrifice for marital bliss!

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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Roger

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#6 posted 06-29-2012 12:28 PM

Pretty slick.

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#7 posted 06-29-2012 12:53 PM

Three’s the Charm. At least you know what to build if ever asked again. If you could fine tune the process you could do well at $20 a pop. It looks nice.

Joey

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dustyal

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#8 posted 06-29-2012 01:43 PM

Oh yeah, no what you are talking about…

I like the box… well done. It does remind me of another version of Andy’s Palm Boxes. Here is a link to SASmith who did a blog on the build... but credit to Andy...

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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jetwhoop

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#9 posted 08-10-2012 12:21 AM

Happy wife happy life. ha ha. Anyways, I know what you mean about that and taking hrs to make a somewhat simple piece. Hope to get some good jigs set up for my more favorite items.

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