Small, but so helpful...(with some how-to)

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Project by Woodwrecker posted 02-28-2015 07:57 PM 3804 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I go through a lot of shop towels.
A nice Dispenser was in order.
There was one hiding in this ratty old piece of pallet wood 4X and just needed coaxing out.
The top was painted with Cypress Green Milk Paint, and the frame was finished with Boiled Linseed Oil and Wax.
I’ve included some how-to’s below in case you’d like one.

Thanks for looking and have a great day.

Then, just assemble it, fill it and use it in good health.
If you have any questions, just send me a message.

Thanks again,

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#1 posted 02-28-2015 08:02 PM

Great Project! Thanks for the instructions.

-- Jesse, Saint Louis, Missouri

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#2 posted 02-28-2015 08:24 PM

Eric, your tutorial, your slide show and of course your project are fantastic, all this flanked with your unique creativity.

Thanks for sharing it all. (PS: I didn’t know you could get milk paint in a can !)



-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. --

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#3 posted 02-28-2015 08:33 PM

Super set of instructions, Thanks!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 02-28-2015 08:37 PM

Well wouldnt that bring tears to your eyes
Ellipses gota love them!!
Splines excellent work

Great pictorial graphical presentation
a small amount of work needed with the sign lettering set and you are on a winner

Great work sniffle sniffle !!

-- Regards Rob

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#5 posted 02-28-2015 08:46 PM

Sweet looking project

-- Harold

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#6 posted 02-28-2015 11:42 PM

cool project ,I like it!

-- "The secret of getting ahead is getting started" Mark Twain

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#7 posted 03-01-2015 05:38 PM

Cute, and practical. Shop doodad projects are always fun.

Getting a lot more daylight, and the temperatures are hovering around freezing. It will be nice to see Spring, but I fear we will have snowstorm or two before that happens. Low snow fall here this winter, but we don’t need it for water like California does. Anchorage, with half the population of Alaska in it, has a reservoir in the foot hills (you would call them mountains) that will literally take a hundred years to empty, even if no water was added ever again. Of course, the darn thing is always full.

Have a good one….......

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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#8 posted 03-02-2015 01:25 AM

Nicely done Eric.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#9 posted 03-02-2015 02:07 AM

Awesome job Eric and oh so practical.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#10 posted 03-08-2015 12:40 AM

Very cool!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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