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Dallas

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09-22-2014 04:56 PM

https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=10152699729927744

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!


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fuigb

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#1 posted 09-22-2014 05:20 PM

I wonder, if as was written about that German cabinetmaker behind the crazy animated secretary in the vid that you linked, this wood-feller’s contemporaries describe his work as “uninspiring”?

-- - Crud. Go tell your mother that I need a Band-aid.

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DocSavage45

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#2 posted 09-22-2014 05:30 PM

Dallas,

No wind and a whole lot of luck added to good fortune.. LOL! I would like to have seen all the before video, planning it out. Loved the end. Felt that about a crooked limb that went pretty much vertical.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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ddockstader

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#3 posted 09-22-2014 11:47 PM

I’m sorry, but I fall back on my mantra: No amount of planning will ever replace pure dumb luck!

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Kaleb the Swede

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#4 posted 09-23-2014 12:54 AM

I would’ve taken out both houses plus the neighbors house too.

That dude is incredible!

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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Dallas

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#5 posted 09-23-2014 12:57 AM

I am like Eeyore. Nothing is going to go right!

it’s going to be a bad bad thing!

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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gfadvm

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#6 posted 09-23-2014 01:16 AM

He is good. But the most impressive part is that he had the guts to try it!

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

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TheWoodenOyster

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#7 posted 09-23-2014 01:39 AM

Great poem. That dude is the freaking man

-- The Wood Is Your Oyster

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Blackie_

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#8 posted 09-24-2014 10:53 AM

Next! I can just heat him now.

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mudflap4869

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#9 posted 09-24-2014 12:28 PM

I’ll bet it wasn’t his wife holding the camera!

-- Still trying to master kindling making

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#10 posted 09-24-2014 01:07 PM

A little planning and a whole lotta luck can go a long way sometime.

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Dallas

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#11 posted 09-24-2014 01:09 PM

Hold my beer and watch this, guys!

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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