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Forum topic by Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor posted 06-28-2013 07:07 PM 1030 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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06-28-2013 07:07 PM

I was just sent this photo of a wood bathtub and thought it was cool
Hope they sanded all the splinters out…

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Blackie_

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#1 posted 06-28-2013 07:13 PM

Yea I’ve seen it several times on facebook, it is pretty cool.

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 06-28-2013 07:36 PM

Pretty awesome

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 06-28-2013 08:34 PM

I wonder what kind of wood is used?

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grizzman

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#4 posted 06-28-2013 09:06 PM

yea i make these, its an exotic wood from tasmania i have shipped in….i didnt want to tell anyone , but it will happen sooner or later…oh and i have some land i want to sell ya down in the florida keys…if youi pump all the water out, youll have a great peace of land…..LOL…yea ive seen this tub also, i sure would like one…that would be a fun build huh…

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

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Dan Lyke

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#5 posted 06-28-2013 09:25 PM

I’ve been looking at various wood bathtub options, including Mitja Narobe's wooden bathtub, and a commercial wood bathtub that was remaindered at our local ultra high-end kitchen & bath store (but just a few inches too big for our bathroom), and the Laguna wood bathtubs and…

I’ve started to think about using boat building techniques to build a veneer laid up cold-molded bathtub. I’m thinking about starting with the bathroom sink, using epoxy resin and laid up wood veneer layers, maybe something like the ACCACIO sink. Haven’t figured out how I’m going to clamp the glue-ups yet, may have to develop some vinyl bag making skills to do a vacuum bagging that fits a relatively bulky shape.

But I’ve gotta think it’s possible…

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DocSavage45

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#6 posted 06-29-2013 12:59 AM

Wonder how it would feel with sculpted waves? :>)

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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