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Forum topic by Jim Finn posted 04-27-2014 03:56 PM 1428 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Jim Finn

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04-27-2014 03:56 PM

Topic tags/keywords: cedar mahogany pine scroll saw sander scrollworking

Our wood working club makes and gives away 5000 toys a year to local children’s hospitals and to The Salvation Army. These are some I have been working on this past week. Pine, Cedar & Mahogany

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#1 posted 04-28-2014 01:36 PM

Jim, that is a LOT of toys. It’s always great to see somebody giving back to their community. Thanks for being an inspiration! :)

-- You can collect dust or you can make dust. I choose to make it.

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#2 posted 04-28-2014 01:45 PM

Dont get me wrong. I only made a few hundred of those 5000. We have a small club (30) but a few of the guys make toys all day every day year round.

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#3 posted 04-28-2014 01:54 PM

I had assumed you don’t make 5000 toys by yourself ;) Kudos to you and the club :)

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#4 posted 04-28-2014 02:16 PM

Really nice Jim. I bet you liked Steve’s post this morning. It’s very generous of you guys to devote your time and materials in that way.

-- "Measure twice, cut once, count fingers"

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#5 posted 05-27-2014 01:36 PM

Very nice toys and even better reason to make them.

Keep it up, the woodworking world needs more people like that

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#6 posted 05-27-2014 03:48 PM

These are all nice but what’s even more important is that what you’re making them for is a wonderful cause.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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