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Project by docspencer posted 318 days ago 889 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I know this isn’t nearly as fancy as most other project on this site – you folks are awesome – but it was fun playing with the chainsaw today. Some soil tomorrow and then some plants!





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HillbillyShooter

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#1 posted 318 days ago

Great natural look! Very nicely done.

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mikethetermite

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#2 posted 317 days ago

Great looking planter.

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

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Manitario

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#3 posted 317 days ago

As soon as my wife sees this project I’ll have another project on my list to do….

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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docspencer

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#4 posted 317 days ago

I really was pretty fun and easy, although it took a while. Looks even better with soil!

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Dan Nolan

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#5 posted 317 days ago

What a great idea. I’d love to see a picture with the flowers in it.

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docspencer

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#6 posted 317 days ago

You got it Dan.

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#7 posted 317 days ago

Thats a great idea, thanks for sharing

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JJohnston

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#8 posted 317 days ago

Around here, they used to make horse troughs out of cottonwood trunks this way. They’re so gnarled and crooked they’re not good for much else except firewood. You find them now all weathered and gray at “architectural antique” places.

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docspencer

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#9 posted 317 days ago

We’e got a lot of cottonwood around here. Looks to be a pretty soft wood. I can’t imagine its good for much – execpt for horse troughs; and maybe toy airplanes….

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bob62

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#10 posted 316 days ago

Great Idea!

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