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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #25 on: March 14, 2011, 09:34:03 PM »
Well here is my attempt at mounting a euro on a shedder. I didn't mount my skull straight up and down. Instead the skull follows the contour of the main beam. I meant to do that (this means I accidentally drilled the hole a little crooked) :chuckle: :chuckle:. It being crooked and all I figured it would look better in a corner. Anyways... it didn't turn out as good as Wastickslinger's, but I'm happy with it and it was good practice. Thanks for the idea Wastickslinger! 
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #26 on: March 14, 2011, 09:56:32 PM »
Nice job, I kind of like the tilt.

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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #27 on: March 15, 2011, 01:09:50 AM »
You guys make some good looking stuff out of your sheds. I don't shed hunt but I stumble upon some every now and then and they just end up in the bend collecting dust for the most part
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #28 on: March 15, 2011, 02:40:47 AM »
Some very cool stuff in here :IBCOOL:
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #29 on: March 15, 2011, 07:06:20 AM »
Some great ideas, I have been working on a few lamps and will post them soon, here is one  I made a few years ago (its for sale)

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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #30 on: March 15, 2011, 08:00:31 AM »
Well here is my attempt at mounting a euro on a shedder. I didn't mount my skull straight up and down. Instead the skull follows the contour of the main beam. I meant to do that (this means I accidentally drilled the hole a little crooked) :chuckle: :chuckle:. It being crooked and all I figured it would look better in a corner. Anyways... it didn't turn out as good as Wastickslinger's, but I'm happy with it and it was good practice. Thanks for the idea Wastickslinger! 

Looks good!

I had to lay the skull on a lot of sheds before I found the one with the right shape. Mine follows the contour which makes it a slight turn as well. I think that is the only way to make it solid. It looks like it was turned a little on purpose.


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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #31 on: March 15, 2011, 08:05:32 AM »
Well here is my attempt at mounting a euro on a shedder. I didn't mount my skull straight up and down. Instead the skull follows the contour of the main beam. I meant to do that (this means I accidentally drilled the hole a little crooked) :chuckle: :chuckle:. It being crooked and all I figured it would look better in a corner. Anyways... it didn't turn out as good as Wastickslinger's, but I'm happy with it and it was good practice. Thanks for the idea Wastickslinger! 

Looks good!

I had to lay the skull on a lot of sheds before I found the one with the right shape. Mine follows the contour which makes it a slight turn as well. I think that is the only way to make it solid. It looks like it was turned a little on purpose.



Thank you. I really like the look of a euro mounted on a shedder. Thanks for the idea.
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #32 on: March 16, 2011, 11:20:53 AM »
i'm a custom callmaker. i make alt of call's out of elkhorn. i have to buy mine. only found a few. here are a couple call's heading to Taexas a closed reed and a squeaker. the back tail is a shed from Whidby island from my uncle. cool stuff you guy's are making. Rick

 
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #33 on: March 16, 2011, 11:22:56 AM »
Rick,  That's about as cool as it gets right there. Awesome work.
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #34 on: March 16, 2011, 11:25:14 AM »
i did these call's for Donald Trump JR.. yes he is a hunter. the base is a Howler. Rick ;)

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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #35 on: March 17, 2011, 08:30:59 PM »
 Here is another lamp I just made, need lamp shades, anyone know were I can get a rustic lamp shade.

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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #36 on: March 17, 2011, 10:35:19 PM »
Here is a fancy wine bottle holder and a rear view window dangler that i made this past year.

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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #37 on: March 17, 2011, 11:49:28 PM »
l Love the wine bottle holder...........but I hate wine.  I bet it will work for whiskey bottles too.  :chuckle:
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #38 on: March 25, 2011, 06:21:20 AM »
good ideas, working on a coat rack and will post soon

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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #39 on: March 25, 2011, 06:33:35 AM »
Cool stuff
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #40 on: April 17, 2011, 01:49:20 PM »
heres a lamp I made, found these sheds last year, two matching pairs together, wish I had taken a pic.

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Re: RE: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #41 on: April 18, 2011, 07:56:18 AM »
A candle holder.  Kinda gay but the wife and her friends love it.   :chuckle:


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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #42 on: April 18, 2011, 07:58:49 AM »
Here is a fancy wine bottle holder and a rear view window dangler that i made this past year.

Dig the wine holder!
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #43 on: May 28, 2011, 07:49:45 AM »
Heres one, a local guy was selling this along the road, the claws are fake, I think I saw it move.
trhats different ... nice job !!

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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #44 on: May 28, 2011, 08:10:40 AM »
Not much ...just toss the little ones in my garage ...

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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #45 on: May 28, 2011, 08:16:59 AM »
I've never been able to find a shed  :'(
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #46 on: May 28, 2011, 08:19:45 AM »
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #47 on: May 28, 2011, 08:04:59 PM »
heres a lamp I made, found these sheds last year, two matching pairs together, wish I had taken a pic.

That looks really cool danderson!

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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #48 on: May 30, 2011, 12:26:04 AM »
I've made a ton of drawer pulls, door handles and coaster holders out of antlers.  Back when I was a bank maggot plunking for steelies I made a set of rod  holders out of 2 pt sheds and bamboo.  An old dude at the river loved them so much that I gave them to him.
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Re: Show us what you made with your antlers
« Reply #49 on: February 26, 2012, 09:04:14 AM »
I wanted to keep this topic going to get more ideas for making lamps or whatever else people do with all there antlers, or creative ways to display your collections.

 

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