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Project by knurlesnburls posted 07-17-2014 06:31 AM 3665 views 12 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So, my wife is a bookworm. She’s also very Pinterested… Put these two together and my project list grows. Hence, these lil guys. Pretty cool actually. I’ve used Walnut, pine, and Aromatic Cedar so far. The cedar is really nice, has a very cool grain pattern, and the smell is fantastic. I sanded them to 320 after shaping them with my Dremel. Then finished with paste wax.

-- Simon - Who needs a plan!? I see something in my mind, perfect it's design, plan it's construction, and build it.





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PaulDoug

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#1 posted 07-17-2014 12:59 PM

WOW! You did a terrific job on those. My niece requested some of those so I made her some, but mine were pretty rough compared to yours. I made four for her, on a couple I glued felt in where the thumb goes, she didn’t like it but I thought it was a good idea. On another one I put a lanyard it so it could hang around her neck, she liked that. After seeing yours I thinks I will make her a couple more and put a more effort into it! Very nice.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#2 posted 07-17-2014 03:35 PM

Great job! But you’re going to have to teach the Pinterest addict to make things!

-- Dennis, WV

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#3 posted 07-17-2014 03:44 PM

uh … what are they? No idea how to use these.

-- Henry Mowry, Santa Clarita, CA, http://www.MowryJournal.com

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#4 posted 07-17-2014 04:23 PM

Very nicely finished. I’m surprised that there is such a demand for these -

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#5 posted 07-17-2014 05:07 PM

darn see next comment

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#6 posted 07-17-2014 05:10 PM


uh … what are they? No idea how to use these.

- Henry Mowry

A much prettier one of these:

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#7 posted 07-17-2014 05:34 PM

Hello knurlesnburls

Very very nice work

Very coll finished

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#8 posted 07-17-2014 10:56 PM

Very cool.

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#9 posted 07-17-2014 11:32 PM

I have one of these that I use on my Ipad to keep the pages open

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#10 posted 07-18-2014 11:06 AM



I have one of these that I use on my Ipad to keep the pages open

- MRue


U funnny!!!!

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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