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Project by Alex posted 07-30-2008 06:02 PM 1944 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made these for my shop class. The project called for the corner of a one story house. I made the two-story house fisrt because I found myself ahead of the pack. Then i made the one-story one for my teacher, who still uses it to show the other students how to make them right :D. We also ended up making straight stairs and a full house, which I dont have pictures of :(.

the bases are 12” x 12”, all hot glued, used the thickness planer, table saw and band saw to cut the pieces.

thanks for looking

-- - Alex. Ontario, Canada





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jeanmarc

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#1 posted 07-30-2008 06:13 PM

Very nice.

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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aaronmolloy

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#2 posted 07-30-2008 08:39 PM

might just have a go at making one myself

-- A. Molloy

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MsDebbieP

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#3 posted 07-31-2008 12:28 PM

that’s cool.
(Well done)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Alex

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#4 posted 07-31-2008 10:29 PM

thanks! they are actualy fast to make. took me about 10 hours to make the first one, and I think about 2 /2 hours to finish the second one.

-- - Alex. Ontario, Canada

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john

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#5 posted 12-03-2009 11:13 PM

Great job on your projects . Everything looks up to code ! :)

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

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Alex

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#6 posted 12-07-2009 12:39 AM

Thanks john! yeha it’s built over code :P 2×12 joists and 2×6 studs :) the scale is 1” = 1’

Alex

-- - Alex. Ontario, Canada

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Tim29

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#7 posted 03-15-2010 05:21 PM

nice.

-- Tim, Nevada MO

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remy97

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#8 posted 04-13-2010 11:44 PM

boy that looks great, plus shop is one of my few favroite classes!

-- ---ray suppan--- anger + woodworking = -finger AHHHHHHHH!!!!

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Dark_Lightning

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#9 posted 10-17-2010 03:53 AM

I used to be a Merit Badge Counselor (US BSA) for the Model Building Merit Badge. Stuff like this was one example of the work. Nicely done! You did your homework plus a little; that seems to be rare these days, in my experience.

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Alex

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#10 posted 10-17-2010 05:15 AM

Thanks AtomJack, I love giving that little extra on projects. The best part of it is the reaction i get from the teachers when they give me the grade :)

Alex

-- - Alex. Ontario, Canada

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#11 posted 10-17-2010 05:21 AM

Fun stuff, good job!

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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