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Garden trug (Carry all)

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Project by spud72 posted 09-29-2013 03:42 PM 2638 views 25 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a modified version of a garden Trug project that appeared in the Summer 2013 edition of the Canadian Home Workshop Magazine.

It is made of Birch and Western Cedar. The wooden Plugs that decorate the sides are made from a scrap of exotic wood I had on hand.

I made two just because, just because it’s as easy to make two as it is making one.

Thanks for viewing my projects

Guuy

-- Guy,PEI





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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 09-29-2013 04:14 PM

Very handy

Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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kiefer

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#2 posted 09-29-2013 04:18 PM

I made the mistake of showing it to my wife , guess what .
Very nicely done buddy and that ornamentation is a great touch and also the acorn nuts .

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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WayneC

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#3 posted 09-29-2013 04:18 PM

These are very nice. I could see making one as a Christmas present for my mom.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#4 posted 09-29-2013 04:33 PM

Nice design and a good build.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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redryder

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#5 posted 09-29-2013 08:04 PM

“Trug”. is that word??
It is a great looking project that I’m sure the ladies would like…....................

-- mike...............

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spud72

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#6 posted 09-29-2013 08:13 PM

Trug, A shallow, usually oval gardening basket.

-- Guy,PEI

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Hawaiilad

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#7 posted 09-29-2013 09:15 PM

Nice carrying basket…and the cedar should not make it very heavy to carry

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#8 posted 09-29-2013 11:09 PM

Great job

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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Gregn

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#9 posted 09-29-2013 11:29 PM

well done, this project is an excellent candidate for a
scrap wood project.

-- I don't make mistakes, I have great learning lessons, Greg

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Woodwrecker

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#10 posted 09-30-2013 12:31 AM

Very cool, Guy.
The first Trug I’ve seen as well.
I like the decorative plugs too.

-- Eric, central Florida

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#11 posted 09-30-2013 05:56 AM

This is really cool. Had never seen a trug, heard of a trug, or know what a trug was. Now I have several trugs on the honey do list. LOL Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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BigFoot Products Canada

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#12 posted 09-30-2013 11:37 AM

These are really cool.. Great Job!!
I’m going to cut some out with my Laser..
They’d make great gifts. Thanks for sharing.

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Fishinbo

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#13 posted 10-01-2013 07:22 PM

Beautiful trugs! Great design, a very handy basket for gardening and picking flowers. Great job!

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