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These are great fun little projects. I put these on here to go with my forum topic Scaps Baby. Check it out I’d love to here some other good scrap projects
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#1 posted 11-30-2008 03:42 PM
I love the rolling pin but am not that enamored with the lag bolts. Maybe if you recessed them? But then dirt and cookie goo would get in there and make it a mess. I am a big fan of one piece rolling pins, no handles, I think they are a french design. Clean and no place for “goo” to hide :)
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#2 posted 11-30-2008 04:01 PM
What about recessing the bolts and plugging the ends of the handles?
-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"
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#3 posted 11-30-2008 05:27 PM
Beautiful rolling pin!Or get rid of the lag bolts and turn some wooden axles for the handles, you could drill a home in the main roller and glue the axles in.
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#4 posted 11-30-2008 06:24 PM
I really like the holder for the rolling pin. Mind if I use the idea for my Celtic Knot rolling pins?
-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.
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#5 posted 11-30-2008 07:17 PM
A very nice rolling pin . I agree with the suggestions of Charlie and John. The holder for the rolling pin is exquisite.Sharad
-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein
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#6 posted 12-28-2008 08:46 PM
Ditto Charlies’ comment …that was my first thought . Did you use stainless lags ? I don’t see any washers between the Hex and the wooden handle . The pin is sweet and the shape of the handles is nice as well .The holder is a great design : )
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#7 posted 12-29-2008 01:32 AM
Great design. but I’d look for something that would make the overall look of the rolling pin more user friendly. A recessed hole and a plug would do wonders.
-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia firstname.lastname@example.org †
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#8 posted 02-03-2013 07:39 PM
nicely done, I like it …
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