Helping a buddy ease into retirement

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Project by muleskinner posted 04-26-2014 09:10 PM 2248 views 16 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another project idea stolen from the more inventive minds at LumberJocks. I’ve got a buddy that’s retiring next week. He likes his beer and buys it by the case so I thought a little beer caddy might be appropriate. Walnut with a cherry handle and splines. As you can see, I even took the time to test drive it for him.

-- Visualize whirled peas

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#1 posted 04-26-2014 10:29 PM

Very nice design – I might have to borrow that handle design for my future ones. Clever!



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#2 posted 04-26-2014 10:51 PM

Very nice gift. We could all use one!!..............Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 04-27-2014 01:40 AM

Wonderful gift

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#4 posted 04-27-2014 05:40 PM

Hey, You seem to have improved on the ones that are seen here!


You can fill mine with De Shutes “Black Butte Porter” and mail it!

You can use some oak and make him the “hill-billy ‘opener also!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#5 posted 04-28-2014 06:51 PM

Mule, very nice. I agree with Scott, love the land design, I’ve been trying to come up with an alternative for my Growler Carriers, this might be a winner. Well done.


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#6 posted 04-29-2014 02:59 PM

Thanks for the kind words, fellas.

-- Visualize whirled peas

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#7 posted 04-29-2014 03:05 PM

There’s nothing like cold beer to celebrate retirement and what not. It’s a nice gift nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#8 posted 05-19-2014 04:08 PM


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