Building a Nativity Stable.

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Blog entry by revieck posted 12-23-2010 03:36 AM 6126 reads 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Building a stable for my Church’s Nativity from recycled poplar beams. The beams came from the Church’s restoration in 2007 ( FOR RIVER GIRL: This Nativity Stable is in a Church next door to the GRC Memoral.)

-- Don't be at the airport when your ship comes in!

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#1 posted 12-23-2010 03:48 AM

I like the video and the stable. Well done.

-- Bruce from Central New, if you'll pardon me, I have some sawdust to make.

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#2 posted 12-23-2010 04:36 AM

What a great project!! I can’t think of anything better to build then a recreation of our Saviors birth place.
The Viedo is very well done,

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#3 posted 12-23-2010 11:27 AM

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#4 posted 12-23-2010 01:21 PM

Really a wonderful stable.
Thank you for sharing this with us.
Marry christmas,

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

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#5 posted 12-23-2010 02:28 PM

That came really well. I’ll bet the church loves it. Thanks for the how to.

Have a Merry Christmas.

-- Bob K. East Northport, NY

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#6 posted 12-23-2010 03:31 PM

Beautiful job. I bet that old poplar is a dream to work with.

-- If I had only known, I would have been a locksmith. - Albert Einstein

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#7 posted 12-23-2010 05:55 PM

Great work. That is a beautiful manger. I really like your drill press table. How long have you had it?

-- When you earnestly believe you can compensate for a lack of skill by doubling your efforts, there is no end to what you CAN'T do

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#8 posted 12-25-2010 02:56 PM

Very nice job. How very appropriate that you saved those timbers for this project. Just think of number of prayers and blessings those timbers have absorbed over 200 years. It’s very special. Merry Christmas!

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

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#9 posted 12-26-2010 10:04 AM

Great work. What an appropriate lumber choice.

-- Tim, Nevada MO

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