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Project by Bob Collins posted 06-29-2012 12:34 PM 978 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Rescued this wood from Bunnings warehouse scrap bin. No idea what it is but came up OK.
Had a few worm holes which I filled with epoxy and coloured sand, the finial was turned from Corian.
Hope there is not to big a percentage of foreign material used. I ran out of ice cream and just couldn’t help myself.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools





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peteg

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#1 posted 06-30-2012 12:32 AM

You old scaverger Bob just can’t help yourself for the scrap bin :: )))
Looks like an interesting bit of grain & colour to match the white finial..
“coloured sand” ??? fair dinkum mate :: ))))))
Pete

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

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bruc101

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#2 posted 06-30-2012 02:45 AM

Where’s that scrap bin?

-- Bruce Free Plans http://plans.sawmillvalley.org http://www.sawmillvalley.org

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Sam Shakouri

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#3 posted 06-30-2012 08:35 AM

Nice piece of timber and beautifully repaired and saved. Thanks for sharing, Bob.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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sedcokid

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#4 posted 07-02-2012 12:00 PM

Great save there Bob!! This is a good look’in project , I like it!!

Thanks for sharing!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#5 posted 07-04-2012 10:46 PM

G’day, Bob!!
That is a very elegant piece! I wish I had access to that warehouse!! Great finial to dress it up. It does not foreign to me. it belongs there with that contrasting wood!!!!!!
Cheers, Jim

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

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