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Project by Roger posted 01-06-2013 07:48 PM 1405 views 1 time favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After messin around with that 10000kt Walnut ring, I made this small necklace from some pen blank cut-offs, all sorts of woods. It’s just an assortment of different sized, and colored woods on a piece o rawhide. It could be worn as a bracelet also. Thnx for lookin. As always, good, bad and/or ugly comments are appreciated. In pic 5, I had a lil boo-boo. It was one of the nicer pieces which brought out a few choice shouts to the dust Gods.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 01-06-2013 07:55 PM

Nice job Roger. That’s a lot of little turning.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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woodshaver (Tony)

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#2 posted 01-06-2013 08:02 PM

Nice work Roger! It’s always nice to find something to do with the cut-offs. You made your cut-offs worth something and they look great!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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webean03

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#3 posted 01-06-2013 08:05 PM

Amazing piece!!! Well done!

-- Not all those who wander are lost~ http://lumberjocks.com/galleries/webean03

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Dave

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#4 posted 01-06-2013 08:19 PM

Now thats the way to re-purpose scraps!
kewl

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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longgone

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#5 posted 01-06-2013 08:25 PM

Very nice and Very Creative Roger…! Cut off pieces and scraps should never be thrown away….Next thing you know we will all be saving the sawdust.

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sras

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#6 posted 01-06-2013 08:25 PM

Just goes to show – no matter how small, a piece of wood can be used for something! Nice project!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#7 posted 01-06-2013 09:23 PM

No wasting those little scraps, I mean gems…..:) Very cool Roger…..

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#8 posted 01-06-2013 09:27 PM

Nice work Roger and an inspiration for us to use those doggone itsy bitty teeny weeny cut-offs we never use, but find so hard to throw away.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Grumpy

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#9 posted 01-06-2013 09:44 PM

Very nice job Roger

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#10 posted 01-06-2013 10:10 PM

You may have just discovered the next rave in women’s accessories—and a definite improvement on some the stuff you see. IMHO, ;-)

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#11 posted 01-06-2013 10:28 PM

Nice job on the “scrap-let” or is it a “scrap-lace” ? You did it good whatever you wanna call it.

Looks like you have a few more in that scrap jar too!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Roger

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#12 posted 01-06-2013 10:39 PM

Thnx guys. Jay: I was gonna call it Ecleclace… lol

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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Spoontaneous

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#13 posted 01-07-2013 12:06 AM

Jewoods! <jewels> Great use of small pieces….. nicely done.

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

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Jim Jakosh

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#14 posted 01-07-2013 04:15 AM

Great necklace and a neat way to turn them!!

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

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Borgmc1

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#15 posted 01-07-2013 04:34 AM

The dust gods understand when something like this happens. You think they want it any more than you do. Keep up the great work and may it please the gods of dust as much as it does the rest of the world.

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