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Project by jap posted 06-21-2013 04:22 PM 1650 views 12 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut, finished with oil. Got the plans from this book http://www.amazon.ca/Crafting-Wood-Logic-Puzzles-Three-dimensional/dp/158923247X
It is great fun to watch people try to take it apart and reassemble it. Hardly anyone can.

-- Joel





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 06-21-2013 04:33 PM

Really cool. Should make a few of these for shows.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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CFrye

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#2 posted 06-21-2013 04:34 PM

Well done Joel. The walnut is beautiful. I’ve tried this puzzle three times and have yet to come close to this tight a fit (the first version practically falls apart on its own!). Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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Brandon

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#3 posted 06-21-2013 04:53 PM

Nice, Joel! I want to make one of those now.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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jap

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#4 posted 06-21-2013 05:18 PM

CFrye- This was my second try, i tossed the first one.

-- Joel

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Sanding2day

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#5 posted 06-21-2013 05:34 PM

Very cool… Thanks for the book info, these would no doubt be a good time to make and share…

-- Dan

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doubleDD

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#6 posted 06-21-2013 07:08 PM

Really neat. I’ll have to try it myself.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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Jim Jakosh

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#7 posted 06-21-2013 08:40 PM

Cool one, Joel!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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HillbillyShooter

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#8 posted 06-22-2013 02:38 PM

Just plain cool! Great job.

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

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Fishinbo

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#9 posted 06-25-2013 02:37 PM

Cool and fun build. I bet it’s challenging too. Great work!

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Earlextech

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#10 posted 06-25-2013 07:20 PM

I’ve been making this puzzle for about 25 years. Makes a great gift for the kids teachers, coaches and friends. Hand made makes it special, puzzle makes it interesting and making it work makes you smile!

-- Sam Hamory - The project is never finished until its "finished"!

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scrollingmom

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#11 posted 06-30-2013 10:45 PM

very nice. I would like to check these out.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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CFrye

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#12 posted 07-01-2013 02:19 AM

FYI Steve Good has this free pattern on his website as well as YouTube videos on how to build AND how to solve!

-- God bless, Candy

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