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Project by Ivan posted 02-13-2020 08:26 AM 1604 views 0 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wing Chun is traditional Souther Chinese Kung Fu style and form of self defence. The dummy is used for training and practise.
Pillar is 170cm, 21cm diameter chestnut. The base is 4cm oak boards,dimensions 80×60cm, fastened together with pillar with 10mm screws. Upper crossbars I made of walnut, glued of three layers than turned.Hole dimensions – 32mm. Bottom angle crossbar I made of walnut -oak combination. Square profile of that crossbar enters pillar some 4cm, tp prevent rotation. I widen that rounded hole and made that access with straight router. Finish non glosy laquer and crosbarrs – wood oil.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted





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muesli

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#1 posted 02-13-2020 08:33 AM

Looks sturdy, useful and even decorative, Ivan!

-- Uwe from Germany.

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#2 posted 02-13-2020 08:43 AM

Wing Chun.... The dummy is used for training and practise….
- Ivan

Missus says I’m a dummy and worthy of being slapped around… but not as slim as your chucken wings… however, I do have one of those droopy lower appendages, though nowhere as “outstanding” :-{( .

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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#3 posted 02-13-2020 08:48 AM

looks sturdy! good job.

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#4 posted 02-13-2020 09:44 AM

Duck, that stand is wayyyy too thin, to be representative of you.

Ivan, I got 2 words for you….....

Dust Collection. :-)

-- Think safe, be safe

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LittleBlackDuck

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#5 posted 02-13-2020 02:00 PM


... wayyyy too thin…
- therealSteveN

That’s what I meant by me not as slim as your….


- therealSteveN

I think I’d rather face the trSN version than the maj’s… hopefully yours has already been robbed off his manhood and humiliated enough not to fight back!

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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doubleDD

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#6 posted 02-13-2020 03:00 PM

Interesting project Ivan. I think it is strong enough to take the abuse.

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

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GR8HUNTER

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#7 posted 02-13-2020 03:40 PM

i think i could take the Dummy down with a good chainsaw LOL :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))

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#8 posted 02-13-2020 03:42 PM

Hahaha GR8HUNTER…definately…in ’’Texas style…’‘

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#9 posted 02-13-2020 04:44 PM

I’m old enough to remember butcher shops with sawdust on the floors. Anyone else remember those days? It could be a slipping hazard but I did notice a broom close by. Nice work out post. I’ve seen them used.

-- Rich, Nevada,

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#10 posted 02-13-2020 06:06 PM

This is really cool Ivan. Are you a practitioner? If so, we’re brothers. I have been a student and teacher of the Eagle Claw system for 41 years.

Your Wing Chun dummy is excellent! Shows great craftsmanship.

-- 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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#11 posted 02-13-2020 07:34 PM

Great thing Jerry! No, thid was ordered.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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wildwoodbybrianjohns

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#12 posted 02-13-2020 09:57 PM

Tann sau, lap sau, bang sau, gann sau, chi sau.

-- WWBBJ: the first to compare a woman´s cheek to a rose was a poet. The second, an idiot. Dali

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#13 posted 02-14-2020 01:25 PM

Looks good and strong Ivan! Nice work!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#14 posted 02-14-2020 02:39 PM

Very interesting, that is one big in size project.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#15 posted 02-14-2020 04:14 PM

Nice work Ivan. You sure get some interesting requests and do a super job on them!!

Cheers, Jim

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

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