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tea light holder

750 days ago by glue4you | 1 comment »

Hi everybody, my sister is going to marry in two weeks and I’m in the middle of making a tea light holder that includes the weeding date in golden letters. I cut five strips and two blocks of smoked oak and “copper oak” (dunno if that exists in the English woodworking world) and laminated them together. I planed and thicknessed the block to about 3,5 cm and drilled two holes for the glass inserts with a 4,5 cm Forstner bit. After several test pieces with my Dremel tool I decided to use the router instead for the lettering. I took the smallest straight bit in my collection to cut the letters and then – after filing a chiseling the edges – used an acry...

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