Make a serving tray using recycled wood

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Blog entry by Stevinmarin posted 05-03-2013 05:18 PM 3576 reads 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this serving tray using an old wine crate and some scrap lumber I had in my shop, but you can easily adapt this project to whatever wood you happen to have. This would be a great project to build using pallet wood, or you could use plywood.

Free plans and more info on this project.

-- Entertainment for mere mortal woodworkers.

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#1 posted 05-03-2013 05:32 PM

Great video as usual Steve!

-- Greg D, Cen. CA, "Keep it on the Level, Do it Right the First Time!"

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#2 posted 05-03-2013 05:53 PM

I didn’t know those nice wooden boxes were still being made!!

Where do you find’em NOW a days?!

COOL nice lil project!

Thank you!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#3 posted 05-03-2013 06:12 PM

Joe, Steve’s not to far from wine country, so he might have an advantage in finding those.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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#4 posted 05-04-2013 03:36 PM

Gr8 idea and build Steve

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#5 posted 05-08-2013 01:42 PM

Pretty cool. I like it.

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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#6 posted 06-07-2013 02:31 AM

Nice to see another woodworker that appreciates recycling wood wine boxes. I have a few projects using them. Here is on of the trays I made. I used wine barrel staves for the sides. You have some nice tools.


-- Todd @ winecountrywhimsy Sonoma County, CA

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