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    Hello Everyone
    This is our grandson Scott he's 10 and this is his first scroll saw project. I was out in the shop and he came out and asked if he could make something. I found some 1/2" poplar and drew out a box for him. He did very good job for this first time. I think his first box came out better then mine did. Any and all comments are welcome.
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    sigpic: Dan US Navy PR1 (Ret)
    To all who serve or have served, Thank you
    Well I am the worlds greatest scroller at my house.

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    Hi Dan,
    You can be very prout of him. That is just great to have a new generation of scrollers. If I can be of any help, tell him to email me.
    FD Mike
    SD Mike

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    • #3
      Dan you may have an extra hand at the scrollsaw in a short time it looks like .....he has the touch it seems ........
      Usually busier than a cat in a sandbox !!!!!!!!!!! MB { Dewalt 788 only }

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      • #4
        Looks like you have another scroller on your hands. He did a great job for his 1st box. Congratulate him for us if you would. Thanks for sharing his work with us.

        DW
        Life is hard. It is even harder when you are being stupid.
        John Wayne

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        • #5
          Good Job Scott. You have found another talent.
          Good hair too by the way.
          Pacifism is great, as long as everyone is participating.



          StephenD


          The Southern Arizona Woodturners Association
          Desert Woodcrafters
          Grandpa for the 7 most amazing children.

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          • #6
            So when does Scott make his first bowl?

            You must be a proud grandpa, with such a cute and talented grandson. Please tell him that he did better than a lot of grownups. Can't wait to see what he's doing by the time he's 11.
            Carole

            Follow me on my blog: www.scrollsawbowls.blogspot.com

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            • #7
              Nice job. Thanks for sharing...Looking forward to his first puzzle!
              "Still Montana Mike"

              "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
              Mike's Wood-n-Things LLC

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              • #8
                Dan you should be so proud of Scott...sharing time in your shop with your Grandson....Priceless!!
                Hawaiilad
                Larry

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                • #9
                  Scott says: Thanks everyone for your kind commennts, Pepaw is a good teacher I cant wait untill my next project. I want to try a bowl or vase and maybe even a puzzle.
                  Scott was a good student I guess I need to get some more wood for his next project. And you so right about time in the shop with the grandkis being priceless.
                  sigpic: Dan US Navy PR1 (Ret)
                  To all who serve or have served, Thank you
                  Well I am the worlds greatest scroller at my house.

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                  • #10
                    Precious time!! well used.
                    DeWalt 788

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                    • #11
                      Let's see here:

                      Mike wants a puzzle; Carole wants a bowl; so, I'm going to put in a request for some fretwork to round out the lad's education! :~{) And then Jim-Mex is going to come along and want segmentation!

                      But, you already took care of Wood Dog and No Pics/Never Happened.

                      BTW, happy birthday. Wish you a great afternoon of peace and quiet and maybe a little "sawdust time".
                      Jim
                      When looking at the clock at work--the correct time is:
                      Too early to leave, too late to call in.

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                      • #12
                        Isn't is a great feeling when the grandcritter wants to do what you do? Congratulations on creating another scroller. Not to many wiggles in the straight lines of his box. I still have trouble sometimes with very long straight cuts. I think they are the hardest to do.

                        george
                        A day without sawdust is a day without sunshine.
                        George

                        delta 650, hawk G426

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                        • #13
                          Thanks for sharing some of your specal moments with us. Great job on the box also

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                          • #14
                            As everyone else said you should be proud great job,now you're gonna have to buy him a saw.Jerry
                            Don't worry be scrolling

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