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Project by OldKranky posted 632 days ago 2518 views 15 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a fun project for the holiday decorating season the I came across online.
I made mine from scrap 2×6 that I had laying around.
All you have to do is rip them into 3/4 thick strips and layout a few lap joints (they call for pocket holes).
I originally was going to light them up but that wouldn’t work with the garage door going up and down.

You can find the step by step instructions at the link below.
http://www.diynetwork.com/how-to/how-to-make-wooden-snowflakes-with-lights/index.html

Have fun and Merry Christmas!!
Jim

-- Better looking at it than for it....





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HorizontalMike

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#1 posted 632 days ago

Wow! I thought those things were almost Photoshopped because they jump out at you so much. Cool!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 632 days ago

Looks good. That’s about how much snow we have also.

-- 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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Roger

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#3 posted 632 days ago

I really like these kinds of snow flakes. I don’t care fer all those white ones…. that you have to shovel

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

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Fishinbo

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#4 posted 632 days ago

Very nice! I love how it is coming out :)

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Surfside

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#5 posted 632 days ago

Admirable 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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redryder

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#6 posted 632 days ago

They look kinda dorky on the workbench and look awsome on the garage door. (That’s a compliment)............

-- mike...............

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HawkDriver

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#7 posted 631 days ago

The white paint really sets them off.

-- Patrick, Helicopters don't fly. They beat the air into submission.

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Grumpymike

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#8 posted 631 days ago

I would copy these, but most folks around here (in AZ) wouldn’t know what they are (smug little chuckle)

These really look good on your door. Great build.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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ralbuck

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#9 posted 631 days ago

Yeah, when I lived in SE North Dakota the snow got deep enough to have covered them on the garage door a few times!

BEST KIND OF SNOW FLAKES I HAVE EVER SEEN!

Great JOB!

-- just rjR

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