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oldiephred
26th Jun 2010, 09:10 AM
I collected a few pieces of scrap spruce stud cutoffs from a construction site then tried to decide whether they were firewood or something more useful. They ranged in length from about 6" to 12" and were from 2"X6" and 2"x8" studs.
This is what I decided on and now I am planning to make some more that are properly sanded. Dry spruce requires very sharp tool and good use of the " 80g gouge".
How to waste time with little effort:wink:

tea lady
26th Jun 2010, 09:18 AM
:think: I'll refrain from asking what they are. "Fun" I think would be the answer.:D

oldiephred
26th Jun 2010, 09:46 AM
I have no clue what they are:?

Ed Reiss
26th Jun 2010, 11:50 AM
they're, uhhh, ummm.........

Rhys_holland
26th Jun 2010, 04:07 PM
its obvious they are computer game controllers for poor children with no tv

wheelinround
26th Jun 2010, 04:54 PM
Thats beaut toad stools there oldiephred :2tsup: where are the frogs??

You'll get swamped with orders for those

you'll have to pond er the outcome

Manuka Jock
26th Jun 2010, 05:33 PM
Nice wee stools you have there Phred .
I like the LoveSeat :2tsup:


http://www.woodworkforums.com/attachments/f8/140489d1277503768t-wood-scraps-p1010313-1-.jpg (http://www.woodworkforums.com/attachments/f8/140489d1277503768-wood-scraps-p1010313-1-.jpg)

oldiephred
27th Jun 2010, 08:58 AM
As surprising as it may seem (especially to me),a lady has ordered 8 of the double units for holding small candles and ornaments for a special occasion. Leprachaun cobblers convention maybe? :B:B She didn't say

RufflyRustic
27th Jun 2010, 10:38 AM
That has to be the ultimate in playing, when you make something new and someone immediately orders more of them!! :D:2tsup::2tsup::2tsup:

There is something in the design that is attractive and obviously calls to people, including me:):)

I can't wait to see what else you come up with next time you are 'playing' with some scrap timber and the lathe :U

artme
27th Jun 2010, 05:31 PM
Can't help but like them!! :2tsup:

Don't have ro serve a purpose, just need to be peasant to the eye.