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Project by PaulDoug posted 168 days ago 913 views 0 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had a real punky piece of “I don’t know” wood that I thought was kind of pretty. I decided to cast it in Alumilite ad see how it turned out. Pretty wild!

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk





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steve_in_ohio

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#1 posted 168 days ago

wow, that is really cool, great work

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---

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nonickswood

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#2 posted 168 days ago

Very Nice!!

-- Nick, Virginia, http://www.etsy.com/shop/NONICKSWOOD

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JT23325

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#3 posted 168 days ago

That is a beautiful box and gorgeous piece of wood

-- Jeff, Ability will never catch up with the demand for it. - Malcolm Forbes

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doubleDD

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#4 posted 168 days ago

A well done piece. Whatever it is, it’s beautiful.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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peteg

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#5 posted 168 days ago

Lovely piece of timber encapsulated wonderfully, well done
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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aussiedave

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#6 posted 168 days ago

Well that punky piece of I don’t know looks great…nicely done and thanks for sharing….

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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Monte Pittman

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#7 posted 168 days ago

That’s really an awesome piece

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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BobWemm

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#8 posted 168 days ago

Very attractive box, and I love the casting.
Great job.
Thanks for showing,

Bob.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better.

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hunter71

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#9 posted 168 days ago

Yea, it IS pretty

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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josh

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#10 posted 167 days ago

Whoa.

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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Rockbuster

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#11 posted 167 days ago

Beautiful,whatever the wood is. Nice way of taming a punky piece of wood.

-- Rockbuster,Ft. Wayne,In It is far better to remain silent, and appear the fool, than it is to open ones mouth, and remove all doubt.

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Fishinbo

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#12 posted 161 days ago

Excellent work on the casting, it came out really gorgeous. Those grains and figures look amazing.

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ralbuck

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#13 posted 44 days ago

JUST PLAIN WONDERFUL! All the way.

-- just rjR

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helluvawreck

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#14 posted 44 days ago

This is a beautiful piece. You did a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Cousinwill

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#15 posted 44 days ago

WOW !! It is pretty wild and cool !!

-- William from the oldest town in Texas

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