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Another hummingbird bench

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Project by TheKingsTreasures posted 06-15-2008 04:35 AM 2138 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The bench was had been made a while and was sitting in the store. Someone wanted to buy it and wanted me to put a hummingbird on it for her. Well, I did but they never came back so it is up for sale again. I know, I should have gotten a deposit on it before they left but, oh well, I am sure it will sell again. It is made of soft maple. The hummingbird is done with a router and very small v-groove bit. The bit was dull and it burned while cutting but it just saved me from having to paint it.

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trifern

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#1 posted 06-15-2008 04:47 AM

Nice looking bench. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#2 posted 06-15-2008 08:02 AM

Looks great!!!

-- To those who fight for it, life has a flavor the protected never know. Unknown, on an empty C-ration box. Khe Sahn 1968

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#3 posted 06-15-2008 09:47 AM

Oh yes the lil hummingbird is lovely ….great job …thanks .

-- Mike in Bonney Lake " If you are real real real good your whole life, You 'll be buried in a curly maple coffin when you die."

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#4 posted 06-15-2008 01:27 PM

Very nice work with the router.

That bench must weigh a ton, what kind of wood is it?

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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#5 posted 06-15-2008 03:56 PM

Great looking bench. Looks almost like a church pew from our church. LOL mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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TheKingsTreasures

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#6 posted 06-16-2008 12:32 AM

Yes, the bench is heavy. It won’t blow away in a wind storm. It is made of soft maple.

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#7 posted 06-19-2008 05:40 AM

Another real nice bench. We like the same style. I’m sure it will sell, I find it just takes time. Do you sell at craft fairs?

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://www.portablesawmill.info

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TheKingsTreasures

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#8 posted 06-19-2008 06:00 AM

Don’t have time to set up a craft shows and husband cannot sit still long enough to stay and help me so we just sell by word of mouth and customers that come in the shop.

-- www.facebook.com/thekingtreasures

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