Douglas Fir Swing

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Project by Mikee posted 169 days ago 1051 views 11 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made of Douglas Fir… There were 4 different jigs made for specific bends…

Thanks for looking…

-- Mike

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#1 posted 169 days ago

Very nice! I would like to try bending someday.

-- Dick

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#2 posted 169 days ago

That is awesome , very cool. Bending on a grand scale, very unique.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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#3 posted 169 days ago

Nicely done. The jigs probably took you almost as long as the actual construction.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#4 posted 169 days ago

That’s a dandy.
What finish is on it…..............

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

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#5 posted 169 days ago

Wow a work of art….. Great work on this and what a big shop where aver you are.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 169 days ago

What a great looking swing.Well done Is there a pattern available somewhere?

-- Mike Wix

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#7 posted 169 days ago

looks great …now i know what to do with all my naturally bent lumber

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#8 posted 169 days ago

Nice Project Indeed! Thanks For Sharing.


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#9 posted 169 days ago

Great Job!

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#10 posted 169 days ago

True craftsmanship and elegant original design here. You should be very proud of this.

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#11 posted 169 days ago


-- "It's amazing how much can go wrong when you think you know what you're doing."

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