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Old 06-26-2013, 02:08 AM   #1
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Post up guys! Here are some of my pieces, I am 16 and work after school on these parts.

My antenna hasn't been working and I use my iphone to stream music to my car so I hopped on my lathe and made this Aluminum plug and then powder coated it.




I made these fcabs out of delrin a few weeks ago for my e30 and they have been great!



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Old 06-26-2013, 05:13 AM   #2
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I never made anything that pretty but I did make the bellhousing adapter, pilot bearing adapter, and motor mounts for my truck. I didn't take pics of them but here's the truck, its an 86 Toyota 4x4 with a 3.0L turbo diesel.


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Old 06-26-2013, 08:23 AM   #3
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Old 06-26-2013, 09:05 AM   #4
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Wood working? Erm... my father does birds...





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Old 06-26-2013, 09:18 AM   #5
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Old 06-26-2013, 01:45 PM   #6
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Just ordered some wooden speed boat plans through glen L, I might be able to use some fancy dodads like a throttle lever and nice cleats and handles if you are interested, I think it'd be pretty cool to have one off stuff on it, PM me if you'd consider it.
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Old 06-26-2013, 02:48 PM   #7
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Old 06-26-2013, 03:12 PM   #8
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That's pretty awesome. Checked out his site. Does he sell any of his work?
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That's pretty awesome. Checked out his site. Does he sell any of his work?
Yeah. Everything is for sale EXCEPT for "Alpha Raptor," the broad-winged hawk with the cardinal in its talons. The piece "One Taken" (see Gallery 5 on his website) sold for $10,000. Quick hummingbirds (not competition-grade) sell for roughly $125, a decent songbird can be anywhere from $300 to $600 (depends on size, posture, colors, or a combination of any).

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Don't have pics with me here at work, but I just welded up a steel frame for my driveway gate. Similar to this:


Will be using dried tongue and groove Western Red Cedar as the facade. That pic is the back by the way.
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Old 06-26-2013, 04:58 PM   #12
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Wow, there are some talented people on here..........kudos to each and every one of you !
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Yeah. Everything is for sale EXCEPT for "Alpha Raptor," the broad-winged hawk with the cardinal in its talons. The piece "One Taken" (see Gallery 5 on his website) sold for $10,000. Quick hummingbirds (not competition-grade) sell for roughly $125, a decent songbird can be anywhere from $300 to $600 (depends on size, posture, colors, or a combination of any).

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damn those birds are fin impressive, give the old man his respect

that humm is solid piece ? beak and all?
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I need to start playing with my dads welder.
wear a mask, i mean respiratory , which almost all guys don't

i wouldn't breathe that sh!t , nasty stuff
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That's pretty awesome. Checked out his site. Does he sell any of his work?
I did not see the link ..........can you post it ?
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I actually work in a machine shop. We make cabinet supports for a home building company. I drill and sand everything, along with some cutting.
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Recommends protective gear for welding. Recommends no protective gear while riding motorcycle.

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