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    This Qualify as Flatwork?

    Hi all,

    I just keep forgetting to stumble by, gotta stick the url

    in the right tool bar.

    Any way this is that elk in the middle of the 30 foot birds eye maple

    and mahogany bar top.

    Should be finished any day now.

    Takes forever to flatten 30 feet.

    Be back when its done.

    Per

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    That's gorgeous, Per. What's the wood that the mountains are made from? The grain is perfect for the piece.
    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
    When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan

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    Hey Vaughn,

    Bubinga ,birds eye and who the heck knows.

    I buy boxs of cutoffs on that auction site.

    The bubinga, birdseye and walnut we stock in excess but the light stuff that looks

    like sand stone......orphan at the bottom of the box.

    Hey your avatar looks good.

    p.
    Last edited by Per Swenson; 01-21-2007 at 02:26 AM. Reason: spelling error

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    Excelleant work Per. If I ever decide to build a Bar her in the desert, I'm gonna hire you and your dad as consultants..
    "Thereís a lot of work being done today that doesnít have any soul in it. The technique may be the utmost perfection, yet it is lifeless. It doesnít have a soul. I hope my furniture has a soul to it." - Sam Maloof
    The Pessimist complains about the wind; The Optimist expects it to change;The Realist adjusts the sails.~ William Arthur Ward

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    Well, Per, THAT is beautiful. If the rest of the bar is anywhere near that good, it will be outstanding!

    Bruce

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    That is really nice! That's going to be quite the bar!

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    Thats awsome Per!!!

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    Very nice Per, it will be quite the crown jewel of the bar I'm sure.

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    Brief excuse fellas,

    You might think we work really, really slow.

    The truth of the matter....we do.

    Although we finally got ...are you ready for why my head will

    sometimes spontaneously combust?

    The rough electrical inspection for under the bar.

    Three and a half months and 5 not ready for inspection stickers.

    Baby Cheeses and rice, I was gonna bag and tag somebody.

    Per

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    Great work Per! That's gonna be some bar.

    But how do you go about flattening 30 ft of birdseye maple ?

    Jess

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