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patron

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12-06-2018 12:35 PM

here is some serious woodworking skills
au-natural

https://pixelatedplanet.net/2018/12/an-aborigine-tribe-in-the-philippines-skillfully-makes-and-carves-their-own-bikes-using-only-wood-from-trees/?fbclid=IwAR1jkXz9AeazGiFa1tDA-tchWeQmVIyRRGcVUUJpadE0o_oJucIzSAmR7TA

-- 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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John Smith

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#1 posted 12-06-2018 01:24 PM

wow – that is awesome, Patron !! thanks for sharing.

I lived in San Pablo City for 6 months or so and never saw anything like that !!!
if I had, that would have been my main hangout just to learn something new.

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-- I started out with nothing in life ~ and still have most of it left.

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Karson

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#2 posted 12-06-2018 01:33 PM

When life give you wood, then see what you can make of it.

Thanks Patron.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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#3 posted 12-06-2018 01:51 PM

Ordinary people buy, woodworkers make.
Thanks and greetings buddy.

Best,
Serge

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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lew

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#4 posted 12-06-2018 02:32 PM

Awesome! Thanks, David!!

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

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patron

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#5 posted 12-06-2018 02:34 PM

good morning
not sure what the proper greetings are these days

wish you all the best
however you spend and enjoy this time of year

buena vida to all

-- 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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#6 posted 12-06-2018 03:37 PM

When they get pedals, chain drive, and gears… then they are going to REALLY have something!!!... (-:

...and I bet their tools are pretty primitive also…

Hope you got the wood stove cranking. Looks like cool weather, up there…

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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#7 posted 12-06-2018 04:35 PM

The perfect example of “Using what you have”.
Thanks for sharing David.
I hope you have a wonderful Christmas and a very Happy New Year too.

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#8 posted 12-06-2018 06:14 PM

Boy, I would hate to hit a pothole sitting on that bike.

-- earthartandfoods.com

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#9 posted 12-06-2018 07:25 PM

Even though these bikes are not motorized they would sure open some eyes at the Harley Davison rallies in Sturgis South Dakota, Gilroy CA, and the other popular sites.
Some very creative carving!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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AlaskaGuy

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#10 posted 12-07-2018 05:02 AM

Where are their helmets and leathers?? Is there such a place where the government doesn’t run every aspect of ones life?

-- Alaskan's for Global warming!

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jbay

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#11 posted 12-07-2018 05:07 AM

Those are some crafty units. I sure would like to see them all and close up.

There is another picture of them coming home, their all pushing them back up the hill. lol

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#12 posted 12-07-2018 05:37 AM

Somebody we know would be scared to ride one..

Little Miss Bandit is doing very well….

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use

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#13 posted 12-07-2018 10:34 PM

Very impressive David. I suspect some might be a bit heavy.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#14 posted 12-07-2018 11:36 PM

all true guys

but how about those work clothes

pretty fancy for a bunch of woodworkers

-- 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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jbay

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#15 posted 12-07-2018 11:51 PM

An Aborigine Tribe in the Philippines
Skillfully Makes and Carves Their Own Bikes Using Only Wood From Trees

Opposed to making their bikes out of wood from ??

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