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Project by Monte Pittman posted 785 days ago 1585 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. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability





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Skylark53

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#1 posted 785 days ago

Smart build. Very nice.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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NormG

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#2 posted 784 days ago

Looks great

-- Norman

#3 posted 784 days ago

LOL been there

-- http://www.landwoodworks.com (L an D Woodworks)

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jaykaypur

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#4 posted 784 days ago

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 784 days ago

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

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru.... cccedar.com

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Roger

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#6 posted 784 days ago

Pretty slick.

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

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JoeyG

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#7 posted 784 days ago

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

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

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dustyal

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#8 posted 784 days ago

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 743 days ago

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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