Patterns by McLeanVA #3: A variation on #2.

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Blog entry by degoose posted 10-09-2010 11:19 PM 1728 reads 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 2: One and Two. Part 3 of Patterns by McLeanVA series Part 4: Pattern #3 with a Variation »

I had a few pieces left over after I had made #2 … so I moved them around and these are what I came up with…

Again just dry fit wet with MT…

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#1 posted 10-09-2010 11:22 PM

Another LL first !!

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

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#2 posted 10-09-2010 11:25 PM

Larry, with your insightfulness and ingenuity it does not surprise me at all that you would find a different variation. These look pretty good.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 10-09-2010 11:47 PM

I like this one the best.
The grain pattern is beautiful.
I can’t wait to see it finished.

you are truly “The Chairman of the Board”.

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#4 posted 10-10-2010 01:01 AM

Somebody is gonna end up in a rubber room doing these patterns.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#5 posted 10-10-2010 01:35 AM

These are great Larry. Your end grain is awesome. I knew the pros could take the originals to a whole new level of creativity.

-- Measure, cut, curse, repeat.

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#6 posted 10-10-2010 03:05 AM

I’m seeing circles in front of my eyes.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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#7 posted 10-10-2010 03:13 AM

Really neat patterns! Lee is right, I think it’s time to get my white jacket out, the one with the extra long sleeves that tie in the back . . .

So, you gonn’a share that Rx or just keep it to yourself?

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#8 posted 10-10-2010 12:13 PM

The first one gives an interesting ‘two for one’ with varying line thicknesses but I like the staggered effect in the third one best. The book matched grain patterns in this last one are particularly impressive.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#9 posted 10-10-2010 01:37 PM

Larry, you’re always coming up with beautiful designs. You’re very creative and do great work.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#10 posted 10-10-2010 01:51 PM

Very cool Larry, unique pattern, and beautiful wood. I don’t know how you keep out doing yourself, you must dream new concepts in your sleep.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#11 posted 10-10-2010 07:24 PM

cool pic’s they help show the pattern

-- self proclaimed copycat

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#12 posted 10-11-2010 05:48 AM

I like how you aligned the grain.

Nice patterns.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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