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Guess what it's gonna be, win a mystery box

Discussion in 'Contests, Swaps, Giveaways, Member Meetups etc.' started by barry richardson, Dec 4, 2018.

  1. barry richardson

    barry richardson Moderator Staff Member Global Moderator Full Member Thread Starter

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    I was thinking as I was working on this stuff today, it would be fun to see if any one could guess what this mess was gonna be, one hint, it's an artsy thing, not a functional thing. Winner will get a small box of goodies, depending on what the winner is into making, personally selected by your humble thread starter:hi:. Lets give it till Thursday 6 pm Rocky Mountain Time, if there are no correct guesses, then I'm off the hook:sarcastic:
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  2. Tony

    Tony Hardwood Enthusiast Staff Member Global Moderator Full Member

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    I say a sun-style wall art hanging. Whatever it is I'm sure it will be dam cool!
     
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  3. Sprung

    Sprung Amateur Sawdust Maker Full Member

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    Nautical compass/compass rose? Something like these:

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    Mike1950 Founding Member Founding Member Full Member

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    Octopus, what do i win... :cool:
     
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    An educational piece to show the fertilization of an embryo.
     
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    DKMD Sawbones Staff Member Administrator Global Moderator Full Member

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    I suspect @Sprung is right. The wedge shaped ends of each piece implies a segmented ring. Combined with your Naval background, that suggests a nautical compass.
     
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    The grassy knoll :cool:
     
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  8. Eric Rorabaugh

    Eric Rorabaugh Diagnosed with addiction by my wife..wood hoarding Full Member

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    Dang, @Sprung took my guess. Sucks that I was interviewing someone and couldn't look at my phone.
     
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  9. barry richardson

    barry richardson Moderator Staff Member Global Moderator Full Member Thread Starter

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    Sheese... thought it would be harder than that, it took me longer to type the post than you guys to guess it, @Tony was first though. So Tony, what kind of chunks can you use that would fit in a padded envelope?
    here it is laid out, still quite a bit of refinement to do, gonna be a wall art thing with a central medallion, that I have yet to make...
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  10. rocky1

    rocky1 Creator of Shavings and Sawdust! Full Member

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    Why for art thou standing on thou table saw???

    We seen a lot of feets in pictures around here, but I do believe that are the first I ever seen atop a table saw!!! :lol2:
     
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  11. Tony

    Tony Hardwood Enthusiast Staff Member Global Moderator Full Member

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    I can't believe I was right, normally @Sprung gets these things!!

    Barry, I can use anything 1"square x 3" and up. I make fan pulls, pens, stoppers, bowls, etc. I do some Flatwork too......
     
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  12. Eric Rorabaugh

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    We can't believe it either! Ha

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  13. rocky1

    rocky1 Creator of Shavings and Sawdust! Full Member

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    Sun shines on every dog's ass once in awhile!

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    Yea I couldn't get a good view from the deck, had to get my old bones up on the table lol
     
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    barry richardson Moderator Staff Member Global Moderator Full Member Thread Starter

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    OK I will get some stuff together. Think I have your address, if not I will give you a shout
     
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    rocky1 Creator of Shavings and Sawdust! Full Member

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    Well I was sittin here thinkin, damn that is a cool floor mat! It looks just like a table saw. When it dawned on me, it was your table saw.
     
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    He might be vertically challenged like @Tony :sarcastic:
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    Got me a sweet box of wood today, thanks Barry!
     
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    That’s all junk...you can just send it to me for disposal :sarcastic:
     
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