Scouting Luminaries

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Project by FHG1 posted 06-26-2013 03:21 PM 1399 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a set of luminaries to be used in an Eagle Court of Honor. This set was made for my nephew.

-- AnthonyG, Brockport New York

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#1 posted 06-26-2013 05:06 PM

These are really very nice a great addition to any Court of Honor I have two boys, both Eagles, four years apart in age so I can relate. There were many years where I went camping once a month whether I needed to or not :^)

Are they CNC or hand power carved?

-- "72.6 per cent of all statistics are made up on the spot." - Steven Wright

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#2 posted 06-26-2013 07:40 PM

Same question.

I am also the proud dad of an Eagle (now grown and awaiting the birth of our next Scout).

-- Dave K.

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#3 posted 06-26-2013 08:01 PM

I think that your nephew will be thrilled. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#4 posted 06-26-2013 09:40 PM

That is an awesome gesture !!! You nephew should be very happy with this.

Another Eagle Scout.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#5 posted 06-27-2013 04:02 AM

Love this project. Scouting has given me so much in my life. Every job I have applied for, every situation I have gotten into, every time I need to make a decision, I rely on scouting. My Eagle project (designing and making birdhouses and bat-houses for a local park… woodworking at 17 and still at 28!) is a fond memory. To repay them, I have started working with my local troop as an assistant Scoutmaster. Very fun. We are going camping this weekend.

A scout is…

-- Bailey F - Eastern Mass.

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#6 posted 06-27-2013 02:30 PM

@ revwarguy …. Yes, I did in fact use a CNC for this project …. along with a scroll saw, and LOTS of elbow grease. :)

My son is currently working on his Eagle project. He doesn’t know it …. but I’m making a set for his Court of Honor now. So by the time he gets back from National Jamboree the set should be completed.

-- AnthonyG, Brockport New York

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#7 posted 06-29-2013 11:37 AM

Very nicely done!

Eagle Scout

-- "Let he who does not work in wood, find something else that's half as good." (can't remember who I'm quoting)

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