Saddle rack

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Project by outsidethebox posted 464 days ago 663 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This came about a couple years ago when we were doing some cleanup and repairs at my mom’s, cleaning out the tack shed and repairing and replacing fence. My wife spotted my old saddle I’ve had since I was probably 7 or 8 years old and thought it would look really cool in our family room. We tore down most of the old fence rails and put up new boards. I managed to save a pretty good stack of the old 2×4 fence rails and started building rustic shelves and this saddle rack to display an important part of my childhood using salvaged materials from the old farm.

-- Corey, Renville, MN

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#1 posted 464 days ago

Nice job! Congratulations

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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#2 posted 464 days ago

Nice work and design.

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-- 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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#3 posted 464 days ago

What a wonderful memory you have created. Your wife had a great idea!

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#4 posted 464 days ago

She usually does! lol

-- Corey, Renville, MN

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#5 posted 462 days ago

Great idea on the rack and recycle of the wood and the horse shoe. It has a nice rustic look. Well done!

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