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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 55
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
Registration date : 2014-10-11

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PostSubject: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyMon Nov 09, 2015 10:27 pm

Well, the new pipe box is roughed together, just in time before I leave for a few weeks. Guess I'll finish it when I get back............

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For your enjoyment, here is one of my pipe boxes, this one also has cigars inside.......


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Dutch

Dutch

Age : 54
Location : On the road.......
Registration date : 2010-11-06

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyMon Nov 09, 2015 10:32 pm

Those are really outstanding craftsmanship! As good as they look in pics, I can only imagine holding one in my hand! cheers cheers cheers
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Simple Man

Simple Man

Age : 58
Location : North of Atlanta, South of Chattanooga
Registration date : 2011-10-24

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyMon Nov 09, 2015 10:33 pm

Just incredible! Very Happy
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juanmedusa

juanmedusa

Age : 38
Location : Falls Church, Virginia
Registration date : 2013-07-06

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyTue Nov 10, 2015 11:01 am

Good stuff there.
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RobJ

RobJ

Location : Mukilteo, Washington USA
Registration date : 2014-07-07

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyTue Nov 10, 2015 11:49 am

Very impressive work there Wiz. There sure are some talented craftsmen and women, on the BoB.

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RDPipes

RDPipes

Age : 65
Location : East Texas
Registration date : 2011-12-15

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyTue Nov 10, 2015 12:10 pm

Look'en GOOD sir! Wink
I see your dog thinks he's a cat too, sleeping on the back of the couch.
My Cocker use to all the time till he got to old to jump up there anymore.
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juanmedusa

juanmedusa

Age : 38
Location : Falls Church, Virginia
Registration date : 2013-07-06

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyTue Nov 10, 2015 12:13 pm

Cartaphilus wrote:
Look'en GOOD sir! Wink
I see your dog thinks he's a cat too, sleeping on the back of the couch.
My Cocker use to all the time till he got to old to jump up there anymore.
Ha! cyclops I didn't even see the dog before.
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DrumsAndBeer

DrumsAndBeer

Age : 47
Location : Northern, CA
Registration date : 2012-04-04

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyTue Nov 10, 2015 1:59 pm

Excellent work! Cool
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Brewdude
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Brewdude

Age : 66
Location : Arid-zona
Registration date : 2011-05-04

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyTue Nov 10, 2015 6:02 pm

Very talented stuff Ozzy.

The doggy on the back of the couch cracked me up!

Smile



Cheers,

RR

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Dottleman

Dottleman

Age : 53
Location : Colorado
Registration date : 2011-08-07

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyWed Nov 11, 2015 7:17 pm

Very nice indeed, I hope you'll post an update when it's finished. I'd like to see the inside.
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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 55
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
Registration date : 2014-10-11

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyTue Dec 08, 2015 1:07 am

Here's a crack up for you....

I got him the box delivered, had a couple of dividers in it, one area for the pipe, a couple of smaller ones for cleaners, tools and pouches. I'm going to meet with him and his wife next week. She has apparently commondeered his box for knitting, and she wants some holes in the lid to be able to pull yarn through....

Poor guy, I feel his pain.....
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Piffyr

Piffyr

Location : Virginia
Registration date : 2015-10-24

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyTue Dec 08, 2015 3:31 am

That is very nice! You have some talent, man!
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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 55
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
Registration date : 2014-10-11

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyFri Dec 18, 2015 7:45 pm

Here is the finished product. No longer a pipe and tobacco box, now a yarn box. At least his boss is happy, right?

Holes in the lid to pull yarn through....

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The divider is removable. the inside is left unfinished. Aromatic cedar box and lid, with a black walnut rim.. I think I'll make him a bunny fur pouch for his pipe, just 'cause.........
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Brewdude
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Brewdude

Age : 66
Location : Arid-zona
Registration date : 2011-05-04

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyFri Dec 18, 2015 8:44 pm

Hey-Suess Maria, that right there is a fantastic creation and no mistake! I can almost smell the aromatic cedar this was made from. You certainly choose very attractive wood grain to work with. Quality of craftsmanship is much in evidence. Pity it had to go to a yarn thingy.

How you got those Octogon corners so perfect is a mystery to me though! I dabbled in woodworking much earlier in my years and had problems with anything other than a 90 degree angle!

Bunny fur pouch for his pipe you say? Gotta see that!

drunken 

Rock on Ozzy..........



Cheers,

RR

_________________
"Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy" - Benjamin Franklin


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Piffyr

Piffyr

Location : Virginia
Registration date : 2015-10-24

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyFri Dec 18, 2015 8:53 pm

That's super-nice! Love it, OzWiz!
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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 55
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
Registration date : 2014-10-11

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyFri Dec 18, 2015 9:05 pm

Brewdude wrote:
Hey-Suess Maria, that right there is a fantastic creation and no mistake! I can almost smell the aromatic cedar this was made from. You certainly choose very attractive wood grain to work with. Quality of craftsmanship is much in evidence. Pity it had to go to a yarn thingy.

How you got those Octogon corners so perfect is a mystery to me though! I dabbled in woodworking much earlier in my years and had problems with anything other than a 90 degree angle!

Bunny fur pouch for his pipe you say? Gotta see that!

drunken 

Rock on Ozzy..........



Cheers,

RR

Rande, the wood grain was all in the growing, I cut all the boards out of the same log. The angles were cut at 22.5 degree angles to make the full 'circle', and I just set the table saw to that while milling the boards out of the log. This is a picture after milling the cedar log...

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monbla256

monbla256

Age : 73
Location : DFW Metroplex, Texas
Registration date : 2012-01-15

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyFri Dec 18, 2015 9:25 pm

Seems almost sacroligist to photograph that FANTASTIC piece of work on a plam table top Twisted Evil Twisted Evil Twisted Evil
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hobie1dog

hobie1dog

Age : 63
Registration date : 2010-06-21

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyFri Dec 18, 2015 11:02 pm

Woodworking is so much fun. Great job. cheers
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Ozark Wizard

Ozark Wizard

Age : 55
Location : Mark Twain National Forest, MO
Registration date : 2014-10-11

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PostSubject: Re: The Octogon   The Octogon EmptyFri Dec 18, 2015 11:24 pm

Thanks all.....
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