LumberJocks

wishing well

  • Advertise with us
Project by Monte Pittman posted 333 days ago 1062 views 1 time favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Afternoon project. It’s 60 inches tall, 40 inches wide and about 175 pounds. This one has a bottom in it. I don’t normally stain anything made of landscape timbers, but it’s what the customer wanted. For outdoor stain I use CabotAustrslian Timber Oil.

Thanks for llooking

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability





23 comments so far

View gfadvm's profile

gfadvm

9595 posts in 1197 days


#1 posted 333 days ago

That is a very sturdy looking piece of yard art and at 175# it should stay put .

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

View jaykaypur's profile

jaykaypur

3104 posts in 915 days


#2 posted 333 days ago

Looks like a great job. If it were yours, you could just tie it down to one of those ROCKS in the background.

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

View DocSavage45's profile

DocSavage45

4380 posts in 1349 days


#3 posted 333 days ago

So is the customer picking it up? LOL! How’s the saw mill coming?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

10935 posts in 845 days


#4 posted 333 days ago

They are here visiting relatives. Taking it to Utah tomorrow. By the way, it hass 22 landscape timbers and about 5 pounds of screws.

The Sawmill is purring like a kitten.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

View BusterB's profile

BusterB

1306 posts in 515 days


#5 posted 333 days ago

Nice one Monte…. Thinking they wont have to worry about someone carrying it off….lol

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

View AngieO's profile

AngieO

1119 posts in 654 days


#6 posted 333 days ago

Nice project!

View MarkTheFiddler's profile

MarkTheFiddler

1509 posts in 695 days


#7 posted 333 days ago

Holy crow monte. That’s a great piece. Well done sir!

-- Thanks for all the lessons!

View doubleDD's profile

doubleDD

2056 posts in 550 days


#8 posted 333 days ago

Great job Monte. I’m sure they will love it. Built one similar years ago and set in in front of the house. I added a rope, bucket, and handle {hint} to mine. From time to time when cutting the grass I’ll find money in there. Either my neighbors like it or are very wishful.

-- --Dave-- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

View stefang's profile

stefang

11828 posts in 1841 days


#9 posted 332 days ago

Great looking well Monte. I think the logs look better than the lumber type ones, although it must be pretty heavy to move around.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

View jfk4032's profile

jfk4032

232 posts in 1033 days


#10 posted 332 days ago

Nice job Monte. Industrial strength with that design. I like the color the stain brought to the piece. Hope they find a suitable place for it and don’t think about moving it around once there!

-- ---Joel; Central MD...rookie empter nester and getting back into woodworking!

View john's profile

john

2289 posts in 2888 days


#11 posted 332 days ago

Very nice work Monte ! It looks great !

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

14640 posts in 1373 days


#12 posted 332 days ago

That’s a nice one, Monte. It looks real good.

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

View JoeinGa's profile

JoeinGa

2769 posts in 514 days


#13 posted 332 days ago

Cool piece. I see some boards stacked back there… Looks like you been saw-millin’ a bunch of logs :-)

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

View Blackie_'s profile

Blackie_

2982 posts in 1019 days


#14 posted 332 days ago

Looks like a fun project, very nicely done monte

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

View mrsmith's profile

mrsmith

50 posts in 367 days


#15 posted 332 days ago

nice clean job

showing 1 through 15 of 23 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase