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Project by pressjockey posted 04-08-2014 11:12 AM 2396 views 10 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first project post. A few frames I made this weekend. The first is curly maple and black walnut. The second is pallet wood. It had red grain in it which is why I chose the red inlay. I think the wood is box elder. The third is all pallet wood.

-- Pete, Whitehall, PA

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#1 posted 04-08-2014 12:05 PM

Those are all really cool, great work

-- steve, simple and effective

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#2 posted 04-08-2014 12:08 PM

Very nice frames and some good finds in the pallets.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#3 posted 04-08-2014 12:39 PM

Great frames. I like the one in pic 3. really cool.

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

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#4 posted 04-08-2014 01:37 PM


-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#5 posted 04-08-2014 04:09 PM

Good job!

-- Don, Saginaw Mi

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#6 posted 04-08-2014 11:46 PM

These are some really cool frames! The pallet wood one, is that the secondary method of joining? Did you use any hardware? I love making frames, but I hate using nails. I want to just use glue and wood. :)

-- Have a happy day!

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#7 posted 04-09-2014 01:50 AM

WebErika, no hardware or mechanical fasteners. Only glue. I’ll use a slot cutter on the router and biscuits for frames wider than 2 inches.

-- Pete, Whitehall, PA

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#8 posted 04-10-2014 03:37 AM

Really nice frames. Sure would like to see pictures of each of the entire frames.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#9 posted 04-10-2014 07:04 AM

Very Nice Work Indeed. Well Done. Thanks for Posting.


-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#10 posted 04-14-2014 02:05 PM

Beautiful frames, those are awesome and tight joints. Great work!

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