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gfadvm

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311 days ago

http://tulsa.craigslist.org/mat/3874183344.html

Saw this unusual ad on Tulsa CL tonight and thought some LJ might have a use for these.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm


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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 311 days ago

Gotta be a use. A lathe person would probably like it more.

-- 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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vonhagen

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#2 posted 311 days ago

very expensive to make, my son is making bats, because you have to use 12 quarter lumber, no glue ups allowed. i think they would be very good barbecue wood.

-- no matter what size job big or small do a job right or don't do it at all.

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vonhagen

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#3 posted 311 days ago

table legs

-- no matter what size job big or small do a job right or don't do it at all.

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waho6o9

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#4 posted 311 days ago

Balusters for a 2 level sports bar.

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ShaneA

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#5 posted 311 days ago

Mallets is a use, any turnings really.

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OnlyJustME

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#6 posted 311 days ago

Good for any spindles. Railings, chairs, wheels, lots of uses.

-- In the end, when your life flashes before your eyes, will you like what you see?

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Dusty56

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#7 posted 311 days ago

Fresh from the lathe , yet he lost his storage….does that mean the wife told him NO MORE !!
Depending on what they got rejected for , perhaps a bunch of salt and pepper grinders could be made.
Or , a very short fence…..

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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gfadvm

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#8 posted 311 days ago

That looks like a LOT of bats and he says ya gotta take ALL of them! All the above ideas are good ones but not something I need.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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Don Broussard

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#9 posted 311 days ago

Stool legs for a baseball-themed room; shop stool legs; headboard for a baseball-themed bed. I could use a few of them, but certainly not 400.

@gfadvm—Considerate of you to post this.

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boxcarmarty

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#10 posted 311 days ago

You could smack alot of bugs with them…..

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Sandra

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#11 posted 311 days ago

Good for firewood for your new house, Andy – because if you bring those home, your wife may kick you out…..

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woodcox

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#12 posted 311 days ago

A communal armory for the zombie apocalypse, or just use for hitting baseballs.

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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JustJoe

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#13 posted 311 days ago

axe/hatchet/adze handles.

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DIYaholic

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#14 posted 311 days ago

Toothpicks!!!

Employee Production Motivators!!!

Brat Behavior Modification Tools!!!

Just a few ideas…..

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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Monte Pittman

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#15 posted 311 days ago

I would guess that there’s several of each size. Maybe make the barrels into lamp posts. Supposed to be solid wood. Slice them up for other projects. With your box-making skills I bet you could incorporate them somehow.

-- 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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