Brass knuckles bottle opener

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Project by MattsManMade posted 10-07-2014 01:33 PM 1915 views 15 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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“Brass knuckles” bottle opener

I’ve been making a bunch of these for family/friends lately. Super simple, low cost, low stress project. Let me know what you think


Jatoba (mini opener)


Rosewood, maple, cherry

-- We'll ride the spiral to the end and may just go where nones been.

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#1 posted 10-07-2014 02:13 PM

Cool, simple, and impressive. Love it.

-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973

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#2 posted 10-07-2014 02:38 PM

Very nice! Where did you get the metal part?

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#3 posted 10-07-2014 02:51 PM

I like it.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 10-07-2014 07:04 PM

Google “stainless steel flat bottle opener” there are a bunch of restaurant supply stores that sell them for a good price. I bought these wholesale for a little less than 2$ a piece

-- We'll ride the spiral to the end and may just go where nones been.

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#5 posted 10-07-2014 08:41 PM

I think they’re pretty cool… I ALSO think that you better not have ‘em in your pocket if you go to the airport! :-)

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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#6 posted 10-08-2014 12:03 PM

Cool. Definitely going to have to try to make one of these! thanks.

-- Mike from Buffalo "A man spends the first half of his life learning habits that shorten the other half of his life."

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#7 posted 10-08-2014 01:42 PM

Really unique idea. It’s on my list. Nice work.

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

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#8 posted 10-08-2014 05:10 PM

Is the bottle opener just attatched to the bottom, or is it surrounded by wood?

-- Respect your shop tools and they will respect you - Ric

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#9 posted 10-08-2014 05:40 PM

I forgot to mention in the original post that a few of these also have magnets in them so I can stick them to the fridge. Or this door hinge.

-- We'll ride the spiral to the end and may just go where nones been.

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#10 posted 10-08-2014 05:54 PM

Nice design and the wood is beautiful. It will make a great conversation piece and can double as a weapon.

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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