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Project by TDominy posted 09-01-2014 04:04 PM 651 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We bought this in a gift shop in Corolla NC. They were used in the deck of wooden ships to allow light in below decks, this is a reproduction of course. We had it on display on a shelf, but it was upside down and that bothered me. So I made this simple holder so it is in the correct position. I did not make it flush as it would have been installed on the ship so we could see more of the glass, but now it is right side up. The wood is Black Walnut, legs turned on lathe, 3 coats of tung oil.

-- By hammer in hand, all things do stand.





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socrbent

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#1 posted 09-01-2014 09:08 PM

Nifty display stand. Did the facets below help distribute the light?

-- socrbent Ohio

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TDominy

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#2 posted 09-01-2014 09:35 PM


Nifty display stand. Did the facets below help distribute the light?

- socrbent

That is what I understand.

-- By hammer in hand, all things do stand.

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Roger

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#3 posted 09-01-2014 11:11 PM

I agree with nifty.

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

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#4 posted 09-02-2014 11:18 AM

Mystically cool.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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#5 posted 09-02-2014 01:59 PM

Very cool I learned something new today. Never knew something like this existed. Nice work in showing it off!

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James www.etsy.com/shop/ZionsWoodnCrafts

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