State of the Art CLAMP RACK !

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State of the Art CLAMP RACK !
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Months of planning & designing !!

This clamp rack is the ultimate in design ,with it’s sheek pale , ” fluffy” unsanded look !

Deliberately cut short for that element of extra skill level !!

-- Think,Dream,Inspire,Create ! your Shed is waiting for You !

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#1 posted 09-04-2011 03:07 PM

So you have a Sketch Up drawing for your plans LOL!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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#2 posted 09-04-2011 03:17 PM

You should shoot a video detailing the intricate process. Try not to use the thousands of dollars worth of equipment that I’m sure it took to make the multiple prototypes, but show how the average DIYer could elevate their skills to this level.
You’ll make millions selling the DVDs…...LOL

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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#3 posted 09-04-2011 03:30 PM

How dare you use my design without permission. Oh well another idea I will not get credit for.

-- Roger, Jasper Tn.

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#4 posted 09-04-2011 03:43 PM

The graceful lines (line?), the wonderful organic genius simply takes one’s breath away! I am particularly inspired by the use of negative space. It is a profound comment on man’s juxtaposition of the natural and advanced technology showing that Man CAN live in harmony with the planet and its’ wonders, yet the brooding atmosphere in which you have framed this work portends great conflict if we listen not to our individual muses. You, Sir, are a true visionar


-- Steve in KY. 44 years so far with my lovely bride. Think I'll keep her.

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#5 posted 09-04-2011 04:00 PM

I have two of them, with plans to make a third for the pile of clamps on the bench…


-- Steven

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#6 posted 09-04-2011 04:14 PM

Fussy – Very eloquently put sir. You have a wonderful command of the English langauge. I can’t remember when I last read a sentence with ‘portends’ in it. So nice to see in these days of hurried text messages and grammatically incorrect emails.

Goddahavefun – Nobody can knock it if it works right? I was just wondering if the shed is part of the rack or the rack is part of the shed and whether or not you intend to put a finish on it or just let it age naturally?

-- Andy - Old Chinese proverb says: "If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it."

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#7 posted 09-04-2011 04:17 PM

...and the wife wants to know if it comes flat-packed?

-- Andy - Old Chinese proverb says: "If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it."

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#8 posted 09-04-2011 04:41 PM

That’s funny, Steve!

I guess we could create aesthetic masterpieces, but I’ve often wondered why we go through so many troubles just for our clamps?

But hopefully, that single board is well flattened and properly thicknessed. You wouldn’t want people to have a negative impression of your craftsmanship!

-- jay,

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#9 posted 09-04-2011 04:43 PM

My hat’s off to your ability to draw the eye to your work by using a contrasting wood from the substrate to which it is mounted. I’m sure many hours of “visualization” went into this piece…....perfection, simply perfection!!

-- Measuring twice and cutting once only works if you read the tape correctly!

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#10 posted 09-04-2011 05:00 PM

To complicated for me maybe with a couple more years experience I can take on such a wonderful project,BTW what finish did you use?


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#11 posted 09-04-2011 05:12 PM

Yeah, I wonder if he filled the grain before finishing with French polish? Because we all need a clamp rack that we can see our reflection in!

-- jay,

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#12 posted 09-04-2011 05:56 PM

When you sell it as a kit, will it come with nails, screw or would we supply our own ?
I am guessing clamps would NOT be included.

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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#13 posted 09-04-2011 05:58 PM

That is nothing new. I saw one of those laying on the ground at a construction site.

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#14 posted 09-04-2011 06:06 PM

Very nice. I especially like the photography skill showing the contrast of the new wood against the old wood. :)

-- Do not be discouraged by those who don't. Be inspired by those who do.

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#15 posted 09-04-2011 06:17 PM

Hey ! That’s just a board nailed to the wall.

.................and therin lies it’s elegance.

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

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