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Pirate Mirror or Picture frame

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Project by Dan Krager posted 668 days ago 765 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This six sided frame was designed and built for a tall ship painting that never materialized. I had fun with the details. The pirate skull and crossbones flag is a bit of marquetry. The anchor is carved pieces assembled. The rocks are real stones. An interesting feature not shown is the retainer that holds it all together in the back. It is a rubber tape that looks like quarter round pressed into a groove all around. This allows changes to be made without tools.
Dan

-- Dan Krager, Olney IL http://www.kragerwoodworking.weebly.com





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Jim Jakosh

11277 posts in 1730 days


#1 posted 668 days ago

Nice pirate frame. If you don’t have the mirror yet, go to a resale shop and find one cheap and cut it to shape with a glass cutter! Buying a new one to that shape will cost a bunch.

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

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Dan Krager

1515 posts in 859 days


#2 posted 668 days ago

This is already fitted with glass that I cut. Thanks for the tip though. Depends on who wants it.

-- Dan Krager, Olney IL http://www.kragerwoodworking.weebly.com

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DLawlessHardware

14 posts in 709 days


#3 posted 667 days ago

Nice job Dan!

-- D. Lawless Hardware http://www.dlawlesshardware.com

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lumberjoe

2829 posts in 873 days


#4 posted 667 days ago

That’s awesome. Great details. My son would love this

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Dan Krager

1515 posts in 859 days


#5 posted 646 days ago

I’ll sell it to you lumberjoe. PM me for the price. Also have a plain one without the “accessories”.
DanK

-- Dan Krager, Olney IL http://www.kragerwoodworking.weebly.com

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