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Mini Coop

Spring ChickenSpring Chicken Posts: 9,633
edited November -1 in EggHead Forum
I was hoping to bring this along to Salado to introduce all the new people to the Coop. I figured, "If you can't come to The Coop, The Coop can come to you." But there's no room in the Red Coop De Vehicle for it.

Take a look anyway.

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Yes, the famous chandelier light switch and Girls Working light switch is in place.

It's in 1/12th scale and except for the weathervane and Big Green Eggs, made entirely from one cedar fence plank. I even capped the countertops with Corian just like in the real Coop.

Took a lot of rum to make this project.

Maybe it will show up at another Eggfest if I have room in the truck.

See you in Salado.

Spring "12/1th Size And Still Growing" Chicken
Spring Texas USA
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Comments

  • Photo EggPhoto Egg Posts: 3,566
    Leroy, you are amazing...
    Thank you,
    Darian


    Galveston Texas
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  • Lawn RangerLawn Ranger Posts: 5,466
    What Darian said!

    You're a piece of work, yourself.
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  • RascalRascal Posts: 3,348
    You should consider sharing your gifted talents with the less fortunate. Somehow, I feel that would be a rewarding experience for all..
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  • How cute!!!
    Don't give up the rum!
    Next thing you'll be making Eggheads to stand around it!!
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  • Misippi EggerMisippi Egger Posts: 5,095
    That is so awesome, Leroy! :woohoo: :woohoo:

    Where's the mini-me ---- The mini Spring Chicken? :laugh:
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  • TweetyTweety Posts: 455
    Spring "the talents are endless" Chicken Resume

    Videographer
    Web Master
    Eggcellent Egg Chef
    Runway model for the Chicken bandana w/ feathers
    Coop Builder for Eggheads
    Coop Builder for Chickens
    Lucky enough to have captured the best Spring Hen

    Did I miss anything?

    Honestly, the mini coop is amazing.
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  • MaineggMainegg Posts: 7,787
    Leroy, you are something else dear man :)
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  • You are very talented. And you have alot of time on your hands!
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  • MickeyMickey Posts: 15,797
    What Darian and Mike said ;)
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max +++ 5th Salado EggFest is March 14, 2015 http://saladoeggheadgathering.blogspot.com

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  • LDDLDD Posts: 1,225
    what Mickey said :whistle:
    context is important :)
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  • This is way too cool...we are going to have to make another trip to the Houston area just to check this out
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  • Capt FrankCapt Frank Posts: 2,578
    That is really cool! I hope we have a chance to visit the coop someday :)
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  • tach18ktach18k Posts: 1,607
    Well at least this kind of work keeps you off the streets.
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  • Eggcelent workmanship

    I'm trying to imagine myself at 1/12 my size - can't do it :ermm:
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  • loco_engrloco_engr Posts: 3,673
    Honey! I shrunk the eggs! :lol: :silly:
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  • Spring ChickenSpring Chicken Posts: 9,633
    Thanks guys. I'm not sure it's talent or skills or even knack to do this stuff. I just go ahead and do it. I'll learn somewhere along the way if I bit Off more than I can chew.

    Spring "Sawdust Is Just Some Stuff In The Way Of Wood Art" Chicken
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  • HossHoss Posts: 14,587
    AWESOME Mr. Leroy!!! ;)
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  • ranger rayranger ray Posts: 812
    nice job!... looks great..... where do you find the time?.... you apparently don't drink?...lol....rr
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  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,272
    You did an incredible job on that Leroy!! Very cool!
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  • Susan EgglaineSusan Egglaine Posts: 2,430
    What everybody above said :laugh: AWESOME ;)
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  • Big'unBig'un Posts: 5,909
    Leroy, I think you should send it on tour and have everyone sign it. I volunteer to be the first recipient.It looks awesome, my friend!
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  • fire eggerfire egger Posts: 1,124
    That is very, very cool!! Your a talented guy, I have tried mixing booze and woodwork, my results were slightly different! :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:
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