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Project by FloridaArt posted 05-18-2009 03:30 AM 4854 views 10 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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April, 2009—This was fun little project and was very quick. I used clear select pine boards. Cut them to the length I wanted (about 10-inches). Eased all edges. Sanded. Then made the slots using my dado set up in the table saw. The dado blade was tilted to about 10-degrees. The finish was a rub-on poly satin.

The length and width, and angle of the slots is all completely open to personal preferences. It’s about as easy to make ten of these at a time as it is to make just two.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 05-18-2009 03:33 AM

Fun project welcome to LJs Art

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Rustic

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#2 posted 05-18-2009 04:12 AM

Simple and functional. I like it.

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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degoose

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#3 posted 05-18-2009 11:57 AM

A fun project for sure. Next the dominoes.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Mark Gipson

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#4 posted 05-18-2009 12:07 PM

I just bought a new domino set and now I’m going to have to make a couple of these. I will never get my workshop and kitchen cabinets finished if people keep posting projects I must build as well!

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Bob42

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#5 posted 05-18-2009 02:33 PM

Good idea.. do I see a Domino box coming soon?

My wife will love this idea of the holders. Thanks for the post.

-- Bob K. East Northport, NY

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LesB

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#6 posted 05-18-2009 06:40 PM

Great idea.
With my luck playing “Mexican Train” dominos I need one about 36” long (-:
I will be making some soon. I will just have to use two or three for my self.
For those of you who haven’t tried Mexican Train or similar games called Chicken foot, look it up on the internet. It is a fun “parlor” game for all ages. And these tile holders will be a great help.

-- Les B, Oregon

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CreekWoodworker

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#7 posted 05-19-2009 03:24 AM

Nice… I’ll have to add this project to my to do list.

-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction

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hasbeen

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#8 posted 10-01-2011 03:09 AM

Greetings from the socialist capital of America – California.
Why do you think they call it the ‘left’ coast?

I totally second Mark’s comment!

Lee
Moreno Valley’s local has-been
Servant of the Living God.

-- I may not have a lot of good ideas, but some of them are just incredible.

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