The man verses nature desk

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Project by jeffro posted 688 days ago 3160 views 15 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The man verses nature desk, an interesting collaboration. Gears and cogs from machines of the past joined with something so raw and natural to create something simply functional, the tree is a salvaged coastal spruce my bro Terry came up with the base.

thanks LJ’s

-- Jeffro,knockonwood

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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 688 days ago

Jeffro a nice combination

Looks like a good collaboration with

your bro

I can imagine the weight


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 688 days ago

Really cool. Good imagination.

-- 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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#3 posted 688 days ago

Completely brilliant.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#4 posted 688 days ago

Now thats BAD A$$....wish I had a several grand to buy it off of you!!!! (I wouldnt take anything less if I were you!)

-- Isaac- Decatur, GA - "Your woodworking....NOT machining parts for NASA!!!"

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Sam Shakouri

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#5 posted 688 days ago

SCARY but nice.

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

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#6 posted 688 days ago

Wow, really unique and very interesting. Great table.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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Nate Meadows

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#7 posted 688 days ago

You have a brilliant imagination! Keep it up!


-- "With a little bit of faith, and some imagination, you can build anything!" Nate

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#8 posted 688 days ago

You have some of the most beautiful and imaginative projects I’ve ever seen. Looking at your list of projects is awe inspiring. Keep up the good work.

-- Hal, Tennessee

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#9 posted 688 days ago

Wow! That is beautiful!

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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#10 posted 688 days ago

You can sure pic out the super pieces. Way kool. I like the ironworks holdin up the other end. So kool

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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Craig Havran

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#11 posted 688 days ago

That is extremely cool. I love this table. Great job combining the two elements. Great work.

-- "There's plenty of time to read the instruction manual when you're laying in the hospital bed". - Dad

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#12 posted 688 days ago

Wow! Great collaboration of nature and technology. Great work!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#13 posted 688 days ago

Absolutely impressive, as always.

-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#14 posted 688 days ago

You and your brother work very good as a team. Fantastis piece of art only equalled by your imagination.

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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#15 posted 688 days ago

what a wonderful piece, i really like the mixture of iron and wood, its a great tree being used for just the right piece of functional art, brother did really well on picking the base..thanks

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

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