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Project by majuvla posted 06-02-2014 04:50 PM 1060 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wooden wallet as a part of wedding present, with some money in it. It’s made of walnut and letters are of ceiba playwood. Scrollsaw technic was used with 3 degree angled table. Ofcourse I made begginers mistake – I put walnut plate above playwood sacrificed plate so white letters turned narrowed than letter holes.
But nothing that can’t be fixed with little walnut sawdust mixed with some glue and little sanding later.
Glossy finish at the end. Closure with pair of magnets.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 06-02-2014 04:56 PM

Very nice work. I really like the design.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 06-02-2014 06:10 PM

Sweet

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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johnhutchinson

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#3 posted 06-02-2014 07:55 PM

Very nice !!! Is this a present for a man or a woman?

-- John - Central Ohio - "too much is never enough"

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 06-02-2014 07:55 PM

Real nice personalized wallet, Ivan!!

Jim

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

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MilFlyer

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#5 posted 06-02-2014 11:05 PM

Very nice looking!

-- Richard "Fear is nothing more than a feeling. You feel hot. You feel hungry. You feel angry. You feel afraid. Fear can never kill you"--Remo Williams

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ralbuck

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#6 posted 06-02-2014 11:46 PM

Does it have a place for wooden nickels???

Actually neat! I just haad to be the “one”.

-- just rjR

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HillbillyShooter

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#7 posted 06-03-2014 12:31 AM

Very attractive gift—nicely done.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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johnhutchinson

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#8 posted 06-03-2014 12:31 AM

I can’t help myself either …

Is that a wooden wallet in your pocket, or are you just happy to see me ???

Sorry about that, Ivan. :)

-- John - Central Ohio - "too much is never enough"

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oldnovice

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#9 posted 06-03-2014 05:50 AM

I really like this project and the concept of a wooden wallet.
Thanks for sharing your work to us again Ivan.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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doubleDD

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#10 posted 06-03-2014 12:47 PM

Great idea, and a nice little gift.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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Roger

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#11 posted 06-03-2014 12:52 PM

Cool idea. A nice gift and keepsake.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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JohnnyStrawberry

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#12 posted 06-03-2014 01:32 PM

Nice fix and nice project as well.
Thanks for posting.

-- What are those few hours of mine compared to those decades Mother Nature has put in it!

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majuvla

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#13 posted 06-04-2014 04:16 AM

Thanks everyone for comments. It served as weding gift, infact money is what was given as a gift and wooden wallet just served as additional decoration.That’s why it was personalized with initials.It has enough space just for thin nickles Ralbuck. Top and bottom are carved with mini router just 3mm each.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#14 posted 06-05-2014 02:35 AM

Useful item, great idea, love the magnets

-- Norman

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