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shipwright

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586 days ago

Just wondering if anyone knows where I could get a set of plans for this.

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


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Jorge G.

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#1 posted 586 days ago

Man! That is amazing! Need the plans and about 100 years to make something like that…hahaha

-- To surrender a dream leaves life as it is — and not as it could be.

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#2 posted 586 days ago

Rockler….$9.95

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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Joe Lyddon

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#3 posted 586 days ago

That was AMAZING…

Quite an engineering feat to get all of that stuff happening!
... have never seen anything like it!

Thank you for posting it…

COOL

The whole piece is a tad too Fancy for me… but, I can appreciate the work that went into it.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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shipwright

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#4 posted 586 days ago

Thanks Greg.
I’ll go pick them up.
Want me to get you a set too?

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

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eddie

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#5 posted 586 days ago

that is amazing to see what was built with out power tools ,dont think i cold do it if i had the plans wouldnt live that much longer :) thanks for sharing paul but sure you could do this with a set of plans with your skills

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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majeagle1

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#6 posted 586 days ago

oh dear, another weekend project for you Paul!!!!

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks, http://majesticeagleww.etsy.com/, http://www.flickr.com/photos/majesticeagle/

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grizzman

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#7 posted 586 days ago

well its interesting you would ask, i had some time after this last table i made, and i designed and made something very similar, but here is the sad part, on the day i was to start the finish on it, the place caught fire and took with it my plans and the piece, so now its a memory gone within a wisp of smoke…and as smoke will circle about the end of a pipe, Ive decided to call this my pipe dream…it was a glorious build that now fills my dreams with things of yesterday…...isn’t that a lovely story….dont cry for me, as it now gives me the chance to do over someday, i imagine i might even get the editors choice…..

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Dez

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#8 posted 586 days ago

Quite the piece! a woodworking and mechanical marvel.

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#9 posted 586 days ago

Paul….thanks…but I will wait till they go on sale for $4.99
If someone would build it, I imagine you certainly would give it a go…

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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tinnman65

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#10 posted 586 days ago

After watching this I almost put all my tools in a pile and set fire to them but maybe I’ll keep trying! Is this a motivational video or one meant to discourage! To think alll this without computers or Sketchup!

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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stefang

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#11 posted 586 days ago

Man, this is the most mind boggling piece of furniture I’ve ever seen. I can imagine this would be right up your alley Paul. Thanks for video link. Truly amazing!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#12 posted 586 days ago

Hi Paul,

Part of running a successful business is knowing who is the right guy for the task at hand…..this is a no brainer, you’re the right guy for the job.

I would have to say of all the LJ’s, it jut has to be you.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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rustynails

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#13 posted 586 days ago

Paul I would contact the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s were they are featuring a show on the works of Abraham Roentgen. They may just be able to point you in the right direction?

Richard

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sandhill

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#14 posted 586 days ago

Get in touch with Charles Neil. He was building an amazing Secretary when I stopped by his shop.
edit: I just watched the video… so maybe not that amazing.

-- Bob Egbert AKA Sandhill http://www.sandhillwoodworks.com/

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#15 posted 586 days ago

That is an ambitious project!! How long do you think it will take?

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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