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Hints and Tips #21: Cork Feet

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Blog entry by Dave Rutan posted 02-02-2016 11:40 PM 553 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 20: Card of Tacks for Spraying Smaller Items Part 21 of Hints and Tips series Part 22: Wandering Bandsaw »

Have you ever had a project the needs little feet to get it off the table, but you only have wine corks? This happened to me recently, so I cut the corks into about 1/2 inch slices with my mini miter box and glued one in each corner of the project. To be sure they were level I rubbed the installed feet on a sheet of course sandpaper fixed to my flat work bench. Instant cork feet.

-- Ni faru ion el ligno!



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#1 posted 02-02-2016 11:51 PM

I too have used cork feet….

I did this for an end grain cutting board.
I recessed and epoxied the feet into 1/4” deep holes.

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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