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Project by eddie posted 06-04-2016 08:23 PM 3064 views 2 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I pride my self in reading people by talking with em and can usely get a feel as what type person they are but not always this guy threw me off from the start ,you just really never really know . i do woodwork on the side , just enjoy building stuff with wood i have a web page but its not the money as i would starve to death on what i make its A supplemental income and not much supplement :) , , got a order the other day for a yogi bear picnic table , i though it was someone i knew pulling a joke again so i went along told em i have some Boo Boo tables but not any yogi tables ,what was a yogi picnic table anyways i said ,he told me it was the one made for fat people like yogi bear , i said i see , but i dont have any but you could go to lowes or home depoe and get a good one for 100 bucks made of treated 2×6 , he told me they are to small and that he wanted one with the bench un attached from the table so he could use it to stand on and hang Christmas lights and want it over 6 ft long ,i went along with him and said yea i could make a fat mans picnic table one that would sit 8 yogi bears and have benches that one could walk on , , i made this one its 80 inches long ,made of treated 2×8s and 2×4 s , he bought two of them , you just never know ,by his talk i thought he was a bull s#$^%* and come to pass it was just the way he talked just a old country boy, plans are here you can get them free but for 5 bucks can get a set on line its a lot easer to have them with ya and i like to give a bit as he went to the trouble to share , sold a few of these so far and most the notching can be done on a miter saw .

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#1 posted 06-04-2016 08:28 PM

Yogi would approve. Great job sir.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 06-04-2016 08:35 PM

Monte it did have a picnic basket on it
, think he stole it :)

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#3 posted 06-04-2016 09:39 PM

Cool, Eddie. Even my fat butt could sit there

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#4 posted 06-04-2016 09:46 PM

me too, Gary

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#5 posted 06-04-2016 11:17 PM

Eddie, that table looks great for yoga! Heeheehee

-- God bless, Candy

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#6 posted 06-05-2016 12:36 AM

Candy yogi could do yoga on it , but may want to sand a little bit more than i did :)

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#7 posted 06-05-2016 04:17 AM

Nice looking table!
I think Yogi would love this table and have … a pinic!
Why is the one photo fuzzy?
It looks like you had fog on the lens.

-- "Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored." -- Aldous Huxley

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#8 posted 06-05-2016 08:24 AM

Nicely done….
I’m sure the customer is happy.

Where does Ranger Smith sit???

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#9 posted 06-05-2016 08:24 AM

oldnovice it had just rained and the lens did have some fog on it , it was taken before i wiped it off ,i made a boo boo with that first shot ,

Randy thanks its a easy table and with the forth coming up may be something some may want for a week end project ,sure is a lot of yogi fans on here , i remember ole ranger smith hear him now screaming YOGI

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#10 posted 06-05-2016 08:24 AM

That is cool, and I have also this one for outdoor.

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#11 posted 06-05-2016 11:59 AM

I like the idea of the detached seats, that 8 foot table of mine is a Yogi Bear to move. Great job eddie…..

-- My mind is like lighting, one brilliant flash, then its gone.....

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#12 posted 06-05-2016 12:06 PM

Nice set! What’s for lunch?

-- Adam, NewHampshire

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#13 posted 06-05-2016 12:59 PM

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#14 posted 06-05-2016 01:39 PM

thanks Marty, it is a bear

WalpoleWoodworks fried chicken , mashed tater and gravy ,butter beans and some cat head biscuits, and a slice of black berry pie

JoeinGa i love that ,

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#15 posted 06-05-2016 04:14 PM

Hey Eddie – cool build! And you always have a good story to go with the projects…......

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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