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I made this footlong sub sandwich for a 2×4 contest that my woodworking association had this past weekend. I ended up winning a gift card to Peachtree Woodworking Supply. I had no idea how this would turn out when I started, which is one of the things I love about 2×4 contests. The tray and the sandwich are all made from the same 2×4. I used some stain and food coloring to make it look more realistic. The lettuce is made from planer shavings. Check out my video for a closer look. And yes, it is a full 12” long. LOL Is it lunch time yet?

-- Steve in Lawrenceville, GA - http://www.TheCarmichaelWorkshop.com





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JayT

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#1 posted 327 days ago

Very creative! That is definitely the most fun entry for a 2×4 contest I have seen. Well deserved win.

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Gary

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#2 posted 327 days ago

That’s great! I never would have thought of anything as novel as that. How cool….

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#3 posted 327 days ago

Makes me hungry, good job.

-- Chris K

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#4 posted 327 days ago

Now that’s an interesting project

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#5 posted 327 days ago

This made my morning.

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#6 posted 327 days ago

Way cool! I love the lettuce idea- what a great touch!

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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#7 posted 327 days ago

Great work!

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#8 posted 327 days ago

“Steveway… Eat fresh”

(with apologies to Subway :-)

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#9 posted 327 days ago

Fantastic Steve, finally a sub I can eat on my diet. Way cool.

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woodcut

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#10 posted 327 days ago

Definitely cool !

-- Carl, Iowa

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#11 posted 327 days ago

We’ve had lots of “food” projects, and they’re all very clever. There are probably more than this. Many of these are Hairy’s.

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#12 posted 326 days ago

Steve that’s just awesome!

-- Thank you Lord for the passion and ability to make things from your creation.

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#13 posted 326 days ago

Great! Thanks for sharing!

-- God bless, Candy

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#14 posted 326 days ago

That is way too cool. Thanks for sharing. I showed my wife and she is tickled to death.

-- Thanks for all the lessons!

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#15 posted 326 days ago

This is great, it almost looks like the real thing.

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