Old toolbox.

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  1. Ronni

    Ronni Hardy Maple

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    An older-than-dirt toolbox that I unearthed from the bowels of the shop. Ron says it was his grandpa’s, and estimates it to be 75 - 100 years old. Cleaned out the spider nests and cobwebs and scrubbed decades of accumulated grime away, then clear coated it and added hairpin legs to bring it into this new century. Voila!! Trendy side table!!
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  3. eileen

    eileen Resident Taxonomist Staff Member Moderator Plants Contributor

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    It amazes me Ronni when you see something others would throw out and you make something useful with it. You have wonderful talent.
     
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    Jerry Sullivan Garden Experimenter Plants Contributor

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    Nice rescue job Ronnie!! I bet the box appreciates the refurbishment and upgrade.

    Jerry
     
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    cuatro-gatos In Flower

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    That looks great! The legs you chose are perfect for it. Well done.
     
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  6. mart

    mart Strong Ash

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    Good job Ronni !
     
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    rezan New Seed

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    amazing well done :like:
     

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