First Try Wine Stoppers

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Project by taylodr posted 04-26-2009 06:06 AM 1364 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is the completed Mother’s Day project. My first attempt at wine stoppers. Hopefully mom will like.

-- Dustin

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#1 posted 04-26-2009 06:25 AM

Very nice, I like the stand also. What types of woods are they?

-- Alan, Prince George

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#2 posted 04-26-2009 08:56 AM

All three are nice but the white one is my fav. What is it made of?

-- Dewey---------------------Everything is better with inlay or marquetry

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#3 posted 04-26-2009 01:32 PM

Very nice. Is that white one turned from Holly? It looks almost like bone!

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#4 posted 04-26-2009 04:05 PM


Like the display stand, too!

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

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#5 posted 04-26-2009 04:34 PM

Actually, there are only 3 woods. The middle stopper is Cocobolo, the other is walnut, and the white one is hard maple.
The stand is maple and walnut. The finish on the stand is mineral oil, and the stoppers are HUT Crystal Coat.

-- Dustin

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#6 posted 04-26-2009 05:21 PM

Nicely done and presented. Your Mom will LOVE them! And when she’s using the stoppers, she can use the display table for additional turnings you’ll be creating :)

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#7 posted 04-26-2009 07:29 PM

That should put a stopper to it…The bottle that is. Very nice hard to believe there your first.

-- Custom furniture

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