wings as eagles

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Project by Dave777 posted 03-26-2013 06:36 PM 1321 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Pattern by Sue Mey
Walnut back ,spalted maple with the scene cutouts,and walnut wording as the overlay.13.75” wide and 20.5” tall
I cut all the inside cuts with a spiral blade by Flying Dutchman.
thanks for looking and comments are welcome

-- the stone rejected by the builders will become the capstone

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#1 posted 03-26-2013 06:46 PM

Very nice project. How many hours do you think you have in this? Alwasy curious when I see something like this. Is this for someone special?

-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA

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#2 posted 03-26-2013 07:35 PM

Great scroll work thank you for sharing this project

-- Todd

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#3 posted 03-26-2013 07:55 PM


-- Ride hard or go home~

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#4 posted 03-26-2013 08:07 PM

Wow Dave you really did a wonderful job on that one. Spiral blades is one I can get a handle on….I guess it what you are used to useing .

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#5 posted 03-26-2013 08:42 PM

Thanks for the compliments. i have used spiral blades on one othere project, the tree outlines looked like they would be okay with the wavy edges, kinda wish I had cut the eagle with a regular blade for a cleaner line, but made that first cut and decided to just do it.
Not an exact time count but around 20 hours total including the board prep time.
This will go to my parents, Dad is 86 and Mom 80, they are my “Eagles”

-- the stone rejected by the builders will become the capstone

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#6 posted 03-27-2013 02:15 AM

Nice work, my CO used to say this as a prayer before we went out on a mission.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#7 posted 03-27-2013 04:00 AM

Nice Scroll Work!

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#8 posted 03-27-2013 10:44 AM

Great detail! Thanks for sharing.

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#9 posted 06-25-2013 03:59 AM

Wonderful craftsmanship to match wise words by Isaiah. I am sure your parents will treasure your kind gift!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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#10 posted 07-07-2013 06:19 AM

Somehow, I missed this project, but you’ve done a very nice job on your scroll work. Great passage. I love it!

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

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