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Conga....Wisconsin stuff!
Raffertiki
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Joined: Oct 31, 2003
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From: L.I.
Posted: 2005-09-04 10:17 am   Permalink

Looking good Conga! Are you carving inside?

 
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hewey
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Joined: Sep 14, 2004
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From: Sydney, Australia
Posted: 2005-09-05 06:22 am   Permalink

Quote:

On 2005-09-04 07:56, congatiki wrote:
getting bad when you start a new one before the last
guy is finished



Na, sounds like your getting better
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congatiki
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Joined: Jun 01, 2004
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From: wisconsin northwoods
Posted: 2005-09-05 1:34 pm   Permalink

thanks GMan...Raffertiki...Hewey...and McTiki...no...I don't carve inside but I move 'em into the tiki lounge
so I can gaze upon them under the influence of whatever...
and plan my next move...then it's outdoors again. Little
update



 
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rodeotiki
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Joined: Jan 21, 2004
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From: calgary
Posted: 2005-09-05 2:43 pm   Permalink

That is Fricking Awesome Conga!!!


 
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finkdaddy
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Joined: May 11, 2004
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From: Wisconsin
Posted: 2005-09-06 5:36 pm   Permalink

Conga! That looks amazing! I leave for a week or so and all this stuff comes to life. Hope you're feeling ok. Keep it up!
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congatiki
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Joined: Jun 01, 2004
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From: wisconsin northwoods
Posted: 2005-09-06 8:04 pm   Permalink

thanks for the kind words rodeotiki and finkdaddy....Fink...are you back from your travels....
better get back to work on those pendants!


 
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Sam Gambino
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Joined: Dec 02, 2003
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Posted: 2005-09-06 9:36 pm   Permalink

Very cool stuff, conga... I know what you mean- I bring a piece in and look at while I relax. That way, I can more easily see what needs to be done or changed on it before it's finished.
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Benzart
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Joined: Jan 09, 2004
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From: Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Posted: 2005-09-07 05:54 am   Permalink

Really nice works Conga. Keep chipping and Posting, but take it easy. Now is when you are finding out how really Bad the fall was and how deep your injuries really are. Take it Easy and Thanks for posting and sharing.
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Palama Tiki
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Joined: Mar 01, 2005
Posts: 349
From: Lake Wales, Florida
Posted: 2005-09-07 06:00 am   Permalink

now i know what to do to improve MY carving skills; crash a bike!

great stuff Conga!


 
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congatiki
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Joined: Jun 01, 2004
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From: wisconsin northwoods
Posted: 2005-09-10 05:54 am   Permalink

thanks mucho Sam, Ben and Palama Tiki. Yer right Ben...
I didn't realize how much I smacked my ribs until my back
stopped hurting a few days ago. Now my main discomfort is
limited to a couple of ribs...which really hurt when I
sneeze (which for some reason has been often) or after
carving. Can't do much whitttling today cuz my little
exotic percussion band is actually playing a gig at a
luau...by the way Ben...your Maori posts are incredible!


 
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McTiki
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Joined: Aug 22, 2004
Posts: 1962
From: Sunny Florida
Posted: 2005-09-10 08:04 am   Permalink

Conga, that is some sweet carving. I can't wait to start again. You are all inspiring me. Damn, even cement Tikis are popping up.

Rum can aid in dampening the rib pain.


Mahaloz


 
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congatiki
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From: wisconsin northwoods
Posted: 2005-09-15 3:57 pm   Permalink

Hi All and thanks McTiki...better get yourself back to
chippin'.
Here's the last update till finishing...



Any suggestions...clear...light stain or dark?


 
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Benzart
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From: Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Posted: 2005-09-15 7:11 pm   Permalink

He's looking greta. I think a dark stain will be best.

 
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GMAN
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Joined: Jul 14, 2005
Posts: 2999
From: My Island
Posted: 2005-09-15 7:24 pm   Permalink

I agree with Ben, dark would be my choice. Although, it would probably look great in any finish. I really like what you did with the neck and head gear. Sweet piece. What type of wood is it made from? What does it weight? How tall is it? We want specs!!!

-Gman
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Lake Surfer
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Joined: Oct 21, 2002
Posts: 3414
From: Milwaukee, WI
Posted: 2005-09-15 10:10 pm   Permalink

Hey Conga... that's a beaut!

I agree with Ben and Gman... go dark... try a little fun with the torch if you have one... hit the recessed areas with it and it increases the depth of them... its fun!

[ This Message was edited by: Lake Surfer 2005-09-15 22:12 ]


 
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