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Project by dorielwooden posted 03-03-2011 10:53 PM 2593 views 5 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a new project is very easy to build, the idea was decided one night thinking that one day I was have my grandchildren. It took me 10 hours to build only use pine. I hope you enjoy.

-- What I can do with a piece of wood and mine or your imagination.

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#1 posted 03-03-2011 11:48 PM

Now that there is a cute turtle. Nice job. I might attempt one myself but 10 hours seems like a long time for a turtle, for me. Thanks for posting. I’d be interested to hear more, like how you shaped the head. Did you use a lathe for the shell?

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#2 posted 03-04-2011 02:04 AM

THe grandchildren will enjoy it, nice workmanship.

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#3 posted 03-04-2011 05:14 AM

Cool turtle. Your grandchildren must think that they are the luckiest grandkids in the world.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#4 posted 03-04-2011 12:31 PM

looks great…very cool…

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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#5 posted 03-05-2011 12:20 PM

Looking so sweet.
You have lucky grandchildren.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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