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Thread: We Finished that Bar and My Aplogies....

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    We Finished that Bar and My Aplogies....

    For posting it all over the internet and forgetting here.

    Folks, we did not go to Switzerland.

    Long story......

    As for a Vacation, Well they just won't leave us alone.

    I hate to say don't answer that phone.

    So here are a series of pics from the finished product.

    Sorry, and thanks for looking.

    Per

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    And a couple more.....

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    What? you thought I was done? Nah.

    I guess I am

    Well, I will post more later when that nasty CPU notice stops

    popping up.

    Per

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    Steve Clardy Guest
    Looks fantastic Per

    Yea. I'm getting that Over quota message also

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    Per,

    Thanks for remembering to share your gorgeous work with us. And sorry for the CPU messages. I'm looking into that...

    Now that's a bar I'd be PROUD to order a drink across! Fantastic doesn't do your work justice!!!

    - Marty -
    Fivebraids, Inc.
    When you earnestly believe you can compensate for a lack of skill by doubling your efforts, there’s no end to what you can’t do…

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    Per, I don't posess the vocabulary needed to describe how beautiful that bar is, so I'll just say.....Ya did yourself proud .....real proud!




    And, Thanks for remembering to post it here for us to see.
    A very wise man once said.......
    "I'll take my chances with Misseurs Smith and Wesson. "

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    Splendid job, Per. You guys make a great team. Is this bar in an Elks Lodge by any chance? Regardless of the location, it's definitely a one-of-a-kind bar.

    (And from the looks of the pics, Bob cleans up pretty nice. What happened to you?)
    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
    When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan

    workingwoods.com

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    Vaughn,

    Don't let that picture fool ya.

    He is a feelthy bum like the rest of us.

    That is my son doing indentured servitude in the background.

    And yes, Of course it's a Elk's lodge.

    Per

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    Beautiful work... to all the family. The bar would look even better if you were testing the draft while you checked the leaning quality of the bar...
    Charlie Plesums, Austin Texas
    (Retired early to become a custom furnituremaker)
    Lots of my free advice at www.solowoodworker.com

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    Per,

    You, and your Dad have created another example of "Old World Craftsmanship". Absolutely awesome, and something the Lodge and their members will enjoy for decades. It's really hard to come with words to express how impressed I am...

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