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Using Scrap Wood - Pallet Coasters

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Project by CClark86 posted 10-28-2014 11:41 AM 1763 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Went a little crazy making these pallet coasters… Wanted to use up most of the scraps that have been piling up in the shop. Total of 10 different types

1. Maple
2. Cherry
3. Walnut
4. Pine
5. Oak
6. Pinoak
7. Plywood
8. Winerack #1
9. Winerack #2
10. Winerack #3

I’m all pallet-coastered out. Will be finding another way to use scrap wood next time.

Cheers,

-Chris

-- Hobbyist Homebrewer, Woodworker, Glider Pilot. But only ever two at the same time.





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xraydav

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#1 posted 10-28-2014 06:11 PM

You are so creative ! What a great idea! For those industrial strength drinkers !!!

-- David, Norwood Mass, xraydav@aol.com

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Blackie_

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#2 posted 10-28-2014 10:39 PM

These look very nice but honestly I never really understood this design unless they are non functional and for looks only as the purpose of a coaster is to contain the moisture and protect the furniture.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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Nate L.

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#3 posted 10-29-2014 12:49 AM

Looks like a great rendition of a Steve Ramsey project. I made a few last year but they did not look nearly as polished as yours. Very nice!

-- Nate, Las Vegas, http://nateswoodshop.com

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CClark86

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#4 posted 10-29-2014 11:34 AM

Blackie_ – I would say these fall into the mostly decorative category. Though they do effectively keep condensation from ice cold drinks off furniture

-- Hobbyist Homebrewer, Woodworker, Glider Pilot. But only ever two at the same time.

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Joe O' Woodshop

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#5 posted 10-29-2014 02:34 PM

I might make some of those this weekend. Made 5 coasters last night out of old growth western red cedar scraps laying around in my woodshop. Might do “Pallet Style”next.

-- "Do what you like, Like what you do"

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TimCoxRox

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#6 posted 10-31-2014 02:36 AM

Thats awesome, great idea

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