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Project by ASUAlumni02 posted 482 days ago 1538 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first paid job. Made me a bit nervous and challenged my confidence….got it almost done then she asked…..um, could I get my name on it too? This was after all the lines were measured….over all she liked it and on her way out another guy saw it and placed an order ;)

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deon

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#1 posted 482 days ago

It looks cool but I cannot understand what it is

-- Dreaming patterns

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AttainableApex

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#2 posted 481 days ago

ya don’t get it either

-- Ben L

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TonyInGuam

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#3 posted 481 days ago

Deon, it’s a coin display.

-- Tony

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TonyInGuam

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#4 posted 481 days ago

Deon, it’s a coin display. You place the coins on end in the dados.

-- Tony

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Craig Havran

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#5 posted 481 days ago

It’s for Challenge Coins that military members are presented. Very cool!

-Craig (USAF)

-- "There's plenty of time to read the instruction manual when you're laying in the hospital bed". - Dad

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ASUAlumni02

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#6 posted 481 days ago

Thanks! Sorry I should have explained it better. Lol

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SteveW

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#7 posted 481 days ago

Great project. Can you let us know the angle of the grooves for the coins to sit in?
I’d like to try making one for my military friends.
thanks for sharing

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 481 days ago

Congratulations. It looks really nice.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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ASUAlumni02

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#9 posted 481 days ago

Thanks! The angle of the dado is 8 degrees, I will have to recheck the depth but I think around 1/4” sounds right….I didnt check it with a ruler I just made some test cuts and used a coin i had to see if if looked okay.

-- www.facebook.com/GarageTherapyWoodworking

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Michael Wilson

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#10 posted 481 days ago

Congratulations on your first paid job!

And nicely done.

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Straightbowed

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#11 posted 479 days ago

yes it’s nice to make some pocket change while doin something you love, NICE JOB

-- Stevo, work in tha city woodshop in the country

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