Finally, SUCCESS

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Project by Pete Santos posted 10-08-2015 01:31 AM 1058 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I’ve had this beautiful slab of Eastern Black Cherry for years. Finally decided that something poignant should be engraved on it after years of not knowing what to do with the slab. For woodworkers, the wood tells you what it wants to be. This is what it finally told me. It is 12 inches tall by 33 inches wide and 2 inches thick.

-- Greatness is not found in possessions, power, position, or prestige. It is discovered in goodness, humility, service, and love.

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#1 posted 10-08-2015 01:51 AM

Well said and a great sign as a reminder .
Well done !


-- Kiefer

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#2 posted 10-08-2015 08:27 AM

Very nice!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 10-08-2015 11:54 PM

Well done, both you and the wood are now happy!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#4 posted 10-09-2015 03:26 AM

Long time without posting projects, welcome. You are right about wood telling it’s wishes. I experianced it many times. By the way, it’s very true statement on this board,very nice.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 10-28-2015 01:24 AM

Nicely said, and nicely built

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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