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Forum topic by Gene Howe posted 05-13-2011 06:47 PM 900 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Gene Howe

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05-13-2011 06:47 PM

Here are candy dishes for the LOML’s sisters and brothers. Gifts for a reunion in July.
Oak, walnut and Behlens salad bowl finish.
The 2nd picture is the template for wall mirror/coat hanger and plant holder. They will be oak. I use the templates to cut out the blanks with an over arm pin router.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton


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Dez

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#1 posted 05-13-2011 06:55 PM

Looks like you have been and will continue to be busy!

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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shipwright

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#2 posted 05-13-2011 07:06 PM

Nice work Gene.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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Gene Howe

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#3 posted 05-13-2011 07:07 PM

You are right, Dez!
After the mirrors, comes a briefcase like yours for my son’s pistols.
Who said retirement was a time to relax?

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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Gene Howe

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#4 posted 05-13-2011 07:10 PM

Thanks, Paul!
My email program has been acting stupid. So, I want to thank you here, for the picture of Sarge and I working at the Chevy l.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#5 posted 05-13-2011 07:50 PM

Hi Gene,

Nice work! Good to see you are so busy! I’ve got to build a mirror frame to go around an existing mirror, already on the wall. Got a template for one of those?

-- -Gerry, Hereford, AZ ” A really good woodworker knows how the hide his / her mistakes.”

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#6 posted 05-13-2011 08:56 PM

good to see you are staying busy
and the work is great

overarm pin router
i’m jealous
but happy for you

have a good get together

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Gene Howe

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#7 posted 05-14-2011 12:49 AM

Thanks Jerry and David.
Gerry, let check my template stash. Let’s see…oh yeah, heres one labeled “for existing mirrors”. :-)

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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