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Project by sregelkraut posted 736 days ago 691 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This cane is made from one piece of black walnut. The naturl shape of the wood was almost perfectly formed into a dogs head. I used minwax clear stain for most of it, with joacoa bean for the nose and mouth detail. I made this for a friend who loves pitbulls.

-- Steve





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chrisstef

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#1 posted 736 days ago

Looks like a dead ringer to me. Your orientation of the piece os spot on, youve got a good eye.

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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sregelkraut

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#2 posted 736 days ago

Thank you chrisstef. I was just going off a picture to place the eyes. I got very lucky this piece of wood was probably 80% shaped already, all I had to do was clean up the lines and round it some. :)

-- Steve

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chrisstef

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#3 posted 736 days ago

By hook or by crook steve …. any way you can get it!

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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sregelkraut

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#4 posted 736 days ago

Very true chrisstef.

-- Steve

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#5 posted 736 days ago

Looks just like one, wonderful job, thanks for sharing this piece

-- Norman

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sregelkraut

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#6 posted 736 days ago

Thank you Norman

-- Steve

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#7 posted 736 days ago

looks just like my dog

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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sregelkraut

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#8 posted 736 days ago

Thanks Ben that’s very cool

-- Steve

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