iPhone Stand

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Project by fooj posted 1807 days ago 2158 views 12 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a quick and dirty project to get my brain back into woodworking thinking mode after a year of inactivity.

I had received a stand made of glass as a gift and was disappointed to find that the iPhone cable didn’t fit in the stand. I said to myself that I could make one myself. Here is the result.

The concept is simple and the actual skill required is low (that didn’t stop me from making mistakes). It was made from S4S pine purchased from a big box store and finished with stain and polyurethane.

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#1 posted 1807 days ago

This is slick I like the back.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 1807 days ago

“I said to myself that I could make one myself”
Yes, that’s sprit! Uh! I want the stand and the thing inside, too!

-- Junji Sugita from Japan,

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#3 posted 1807 days ago

Fooj. Good Design. Well made.Adaptable to any make or model of mobile. If a mobile/cell phone/ what ever you call it, manufacturer made it, it would be plastic. Probably be called a charging or docking station and would cost a fortune.
Well done.

-- To finish something you must first start!

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#4 posted 1806 days ago

I would like to take credit for the herringbone look of the front and back but that was a mistake. I had planned on making the front cut run parallel with the grain. Did I mention that I have been away from this stuff for a while?

Thanks for the comments.


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#5 posted 1806 days ago

fooj, All I’ve got to say is what was a nice mistake. Did not even realize it was pine cause of the finished look. Welcome back to woodworking and welcome to LumberJocks.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#6 posted 1806 days ago

fooj – very nice! I just made my wife a cell phone stand for her new phone, but I like your design better!

-- Where did all this sawdust come from?

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#7 posted 1804 days ago

Really great (and practical) project!!! Love the stain color! What’d ya use?

-- Robbinscabin,

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#8 posted 1013 days ago

I must say – Very nicely done!!

Thanks for sharing!

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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#9 posted 746 days ago

OMG! OMG! OMG~~~! Such a beauty….. (Just lost my word).

Sir, can you please tell me how to make that?

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