Another way to use up those scrap pieces of wood

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Project by awsum55 posted 03-08-2018 08:12 PM 1192 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was going to ask for some ideas from you guys on what to do with small scrap pieces of wood. I happened to see an advertisement for a puzzle and thought that was the type of project I was looking for. It is not my puzzle design, but I made some changes to the original to make it more my own.

Without plans to go by I was able to determine the relationships between the pieces to make mine. This was so much fun to make, and my wife and 15 year old son couldn’t wait to try it. As a matter of fact my son brought it to school and he and his friends gave it a shot during lunch. He came home and told me his friends think it is unsolvable. I told him it can be solved, but it’s harder than it looks. I can’t wait to make another one.

-- John D, OP, KS

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#1 posted 03-08-2018 08:29 PM

Great idea, for a Great Box.

-- CurleyJoe, "You only learn from your mistakes"

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#2 posted 03-08-2018 08:36 PM

Great wood rescue and a very well made, intriguing project too.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#3 posted 03-09-2018 02:38 AM

Nice looking and well designed.

-- MEL, Kansas

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#4 posted 03-09-2018 04:24 AM

Well done all around. I like it.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#5 posted 03-11-2018 10:52 PM

The old get-me-out puzzle. Very nice execution.


-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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#6 posted 03-13-2018 01:01 AM

Thanks for the compliments.

-- John D, OP, KS

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