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These were built using interlocking dados. They are for our twin sons. The laser etched family trees represent their families. Have no idea why the two uploaded pictures.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton





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#1 posted 04-05-2019 07:10 PM

Cool Idea Gene,looks great .

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#2 posted 04-05-2019 07:45 PM

It’s very nice Gene, I like this a lot.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://www.geraldlhunsucker.com/

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#3 posted 04-05-2019 07:45 PM

Very nice Gene…..and laser etched as well! I’m impressed!

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#4 posted 04-05-2019 08:08 PM

Those turned out fantastic!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 04-05-2019 08:14 PM

Those are awesome, Gene. There won’t be any others like them.

-- Half of what we read or hear about finishing is right. We just don’t know which half! — Bob Flexner

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#6 posted 04-05-2019 08:51 PM

Thanks, guys. Thinking about some larger ones for mounting photos. These are 10” x 10” .

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#7 posted 04-05-2019 11:09 PM

Very Nice & Well Done Gene!

-- Richard (Ontario, CANADA)

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#8 posted 04-06-2019 04:28 AM

They do look great Gene, well done!
Cetainly a unique design.
A couple of questions,
1. What does the text say around the perimeter?
2. What sort of timber did you use?

-- Regards Rob

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#9 posted 04-06-2019 05:08 AM

The boys are going to love these Gene.
Nice work!

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese! http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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#10 posted 04-06-2019 12:04 PM

Thanks for your comments, Richard, Rob and, Paul.
Rob, they are the names of our boys and, their wives , followed by their children’s names. Plus, my wife’s and my names.
Walnut was used for the frame and the plaque is Baltic Birch.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#11 posted 04-06-2019 12:05 PM

Thanks for your comments, Richard, Rob and, Paul.
Rob, they are the names of our boys and, their wives , followed by their children’s names. Plus, my wife’s and my names.
Walnut was used for the frame and the plaque is Baltic Birch.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#12 posted 04-06-2019 12:16 PM

Great idea, Gene. It makes it really stand out.

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#13 posted 04-06-2019 01:13 PM

Those are very classy Gene

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#14 posted 04-06-2019 03:07 PM

Gene,
Great idea. I would like to use your design to display my Aztec masks?
Tom

-- Barksavage

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#15 posted 04-06-2019 03:51 PM

Thanks Jim, Roger and Barksavage.
Have at it, my friend. Sharing is what it’s all about.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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