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Project by Allen posted 09-27-2012 01:46 AM 1406 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this teak bench for a customer a year or so ago and had a lot of fun in the process. Although I had a very short time frame in which it had to be done. This project made me fall in love with the Festool Domino joiner.





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woodworm

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#1 posted 09-27-2012 01:59 AM

Nice shape/design bench.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#2 posted 09-27-2012 12:12 PM

That is beautiful. I just love that design.

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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#3 posted 09-27-2012 12:46 PM

That is one really tough build but it looks like you aced it from here. I hope you had help from a computer for the layout. Smart looking work.
gene

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#4 posted 09-27-2012 01:08 PM

more pictures of the yacht they are sitting on… LOL… well done…

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

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#5 posted 09-27-2012 05:29 PM

Very nice job.

Congratulations

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#6 posted 09-28-2012 12:26 AM

great job,i’m sure a happy customer.thanks for sharing.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#7 posted 09-28-2012 12:38 AM

Nice boat!!!!!!!!!!!!

Very nice bench too.
Making furniture to fit the curves of a boat is always a special challenge.
As Gene said… You aced it.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglas boats he would have given us fibrerglas trees. http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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#8 posted 09-28-2012 11:53 PM

Paul, It maybe 165’ of steel floating on the water, but it’s nothing like the Ryboviches that used to be built in this yard.

Gene, No computers here just a man, his pencil, and some paper.

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