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Project by waleedwaheed2013 posted 04-11-2013 02:51 PM 3418 views 13 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I dedicate this work to my friends

Special thanks to friends who helped me of this project

Sam Shakouri
aviad mishaeli
rance
Thanks and Best regards

Walid

-- Waleed Waheed





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Don Broussard

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#1 posted 04-11-2013 02:56 PM

I am impressed! Beautiful work. How did you get the shape so nice and round?

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

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#2 posted 04-11-2013 02:57 PM

Amazing!

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#3 posted 04-11-2013 03:09 PM

Very nice soccer ball, it looks great! How thick were the individual pieces to begin with? And did you turn it to get it nice and round?

-- -- Measure twice, cut once; why, did the wood grow?

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#4 posted 04-11-2013 03:10 PM

Top shelf workmanship! Well done Walid.

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#5 posted 04-11-2013 03:12 PM

Nice job Walid! I second Don’s question, how did you get it so round? Hand sanding or did you use some sort of jig?

-- Thomas - Pondering the inclusion of woodworking into physics and chemistry classes...

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#6 posted 04-11-2013 03:17 PM

No other word than “AMAZING to describe what you did here! Congratulations!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#7 posted 04-11-2013 03:42 PM

I’m sitting here looking at a wooden soccer ball, but I still don’t believe. Great work.

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waleedwaheed2013

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#8 posted 04-11-2013 04:56 PM

Thank you so much all friends

-- Waleed Waheed

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Bsmith

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#9 posted 04-11-2013 05:03 PM

Wow! What patience it must have taken to glue them all together. Geat job!

-- Bryan

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#10 posted 04-11-2013 05:31 PM

Very well done Waleed. It turned out beautifull.

Great job.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#11 posted 04-11-2013 06:34 PM

Very nice job.
Chuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2 www.wisconsinwoodchuck.com

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#12 posted 04-11-2013 06:53 PM

This project must have been a ball to work on!

My question too, how did it get so round?

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#13 posted 04-11-2013 08:25 PM

AMAZING. Great job. Thanks for sharing.

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#14 posted 04-11-2013 08:26 PM

Great looking ball, is that official size, and weight?

-- “Enjoy what you do, or do something else!”

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#15 posted 04-11-2013 10:58 PM

Hey guys look at the last pic to answer your question. Nice Work!

-- If someone tells you you have enough tools and don't need any more, stop talking to them, you don't need that kind of negativity in your life.

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