LumberJocks

For Rance, Monte, Et Al

  • Advertise with us
Project by gfadvm posted 640 days ago 1294 views 0 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Various leftover/offcuts from recent projects: red oak,white oak,redwood,Jatoba,Arkansas Cherry,and walnut. Finished with shellac or lacquer. Largest is 24” tall for scale.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm





22 comments so far

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

10743 posts in 836 days


#1 posted 640 days ago

Holy cow (no pub intended) you’ve been busy. Very nicely done. Love the color combinations.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

View rance's profile

rance

4104 posts in 1658 days


#2 posted 640 days ago

You’ve raised the bar Andy. I’m honored. Wow. I really like the right-hand two-tone one. The others look good too. Now I’m gonna haf to try some flat ones. I have some Mahogany that is gonna look real good tomorrow.

Monte, Have you ever seen a cow at a pub? Ha ha.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

View patron's profile

patron

12831 posts in 1839 days


#3 posted 640 days ago

nice work andy

all good designs

i’ve seen some cows in pubs rance
you need one of these to keep them back

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

10743 posts in 836 days


#4 posted 640 days ago

I am not admitting to anything

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

10743 posts in 836 days


#5 posted 640 days ago

Cows sometimes stop in between their night shift at Mini Mart and stopping to get their welfare & WICKED checks

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

View grizzman's profile (online now)

grizzman

6454 posts in 1801 days


#6 posted 640 days ago

now wait a minute, i dont see a box here at all…was this really posted by andy….....ok who hijacked andy and made something else…lol..well these are beautiful andy, whatever it is you make your skilled talent shows through, these really are quite nice…i guess i better make a few boxes for you and me , just to make sure you dont have a relapse…cant wait to see what you do next….grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

View LittlePaw's profile

LittlePaw

1565 posts in 1576 days


#7 posted 640 days ago

Great boxes, Andy!!!!! LOL. Seriously, that was the best use for left over wood. Great!

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

10219 posts in 1603 days


#8 posted 640 days ago

Super crosses!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!!

View Woodbutcher3's profile

Woodbutcher3

364 posts in 1385 days


#9 posted 640 days ago

Wow – I know one lady that is going to be very disturbed.

Nice selection

-- Rod ~ There's never enough time to finish a project, but there's always time to start another one.

View Roger's profile

Roger

13059 posts in 1302 days


#10 posted 640 days ago

Beautiful way ta use up those cutoffs. I like all the wood combos also

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

View Blackie_'s profile

Blackie_

2937 posts in 1010 days


#11 posted 640 days ago

Well looks like every one has said it all, cows in bars looking for crosses a hijacker is on the loose, Monte’s lips are sealed, oh and your crosses are awesome too :)

And I think I know which lady Woodbutcher is referring to, lets hope Andy’s postings passes her by.

Beautiful work Andy

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

View rance's profile

rance

4104 posts in 1658 days


#12 posted 640 days ago

Yeah, three in a row of no boxes. I think he’s sick.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

View Tom Godfrey's profile

Tom Godfrey

463 posts in 674 days


#13 posted 640 days ago

Some super nice work there Andy.

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (tom@thcww.com)

View ShopTinker's profile

ShopTinker

870 posts in 1266 days


#14 posted 640 days ago

Those are nice. I really like the one on the left with the tapered sides.

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

View gfadvm's profile (online now)

gfadvm

9518 posts in 1188 days


#15 posted 640 days ago

Rod, That’s why I posted these. Dan, Those tapers are the offcuts from the quilt rack tapered arms! (ready made) My favorite is the big one in the center (Arkansas cherry, 3/8 roundover all the way around, and shop made Jatoba dowels). These are fun and quick (and gave me an excuse to buy a keyhole router bit!). I am working on another box made completely from other project offcuts. My mama always said: “waste not, want not”. Rance, My photography sucked today: those 2 toned ones arent really flat. The redwood in the center is 1” thick and the wood around the edges is 5/8”( I got that idea from yours).

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

showing 1 through 15 of 22 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase