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Project by Wade Putnam posted 2200 days ago 1606 views 1 time favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a cherry cradle I built for my daughter who was expecting her first child and my second Grandchild four years ago and has since been used for two more grand children.

-- Wade, Nashville, www.mcgconstructs.com





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Bigbuck

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#1 posted 2200 days ago

Nice cradle, looks great.

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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lew

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#2 posted 2200 days ago

Beautiful cradle! I am sure your daughter really appreciates it.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Curtis2

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#3 posted 2200 days ago

Nicely done; if that doesn’t rock her to sleep – what will?

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mot

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#4 posted 2200 days ago

Nice job! I built that same cradle a few years back. Yours came out great.

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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Thepps

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#5 posted 2200 days ago

Looks very nice. Good job!

-- Thepps - Freeburg, IL

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CharlieM1958

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#6 posted 2200 days ago

Excellent work, Wade!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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griff

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#7 posted 2200 days ago

Very nice cradle, looks like it will stand up to many, many more grand and great grand even great great grand children.

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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Callum Kendall

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#8 posted 2200 days ago

Great job!

Thanks for the post

Callum

-- For wood working podcasts with a twist check out http://thetimberkid.com/

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Davesfunwoodworking

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#9 posted 2200 days ago

Nice looking crsdle. I like the look of this one. You did a great job on it.

-- Davesfunwoodworking

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UncleBendy

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#10 posted 2200 days ago

heck, I’d sleep in that, and i’m 22!

-- Austin, raised in Murfreesboro, TN. College student in Siloam Springs, AR.

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brianinpa

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#11 posted 2200 days ago

Wade that is a very nice cradle.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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USCJeff

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#12 posted 2200 days ago

Love it. A cradle was my first project ever. it got me into the hobby. Mine is in a much lower league than this. Only had a couple tools hand me down tools and little know how. Always have liked cradle projects for that reason. Well done.

-- Jeff, South Carolina

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ND2ELK

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#13 posted 2200 days ago

Great looking cradle! Wonderful job and nice heirloom to pass on. Thanks for posting.

God bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Napaman

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#14 posted 2200 days ago

beautiful!!!!!!!!!!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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trifern

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#15 posted 2200 days ago

Great piece that is destined to be an heirloom.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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