Tea-Lite Holders

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Project by Grumpy posted 08-27-2015 04:49 AM 818 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

New Guinea Rosewood Tea-Lite holders.
A Nice forgiving stable wood to turn with good grain.
I used a piece of scrap to fit the Nova chuck & hot melt glued the blank to it to save wasting the rosewood.
That also saves on telltale machine marks.
Finished with Feast Watson Mastertouch wipe on poly.
For my niece to match the rosewood doors I also made.

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

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#1 posted 08-27-2015 11:42 AM

These are some beauties Grumpy

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#2 posted 08-27-2015 02:24 PM

Beautiful. Nice job on the turnings.

-- 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 †

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#3 posted 08-27-2015 03:25 PM

Beautiful tea light holders, Tony!
I like the idea of using scrap for the spigot to save the thickness of the wood.

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#4 posted 08-27-2015 06:14 PM

Cool tea light holders. You made these to match a door?

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#5 posted 08-28-2015 12:55 AM

Thanks Jocks.
Sort of DoubleDD, it was left over wood from doing her doors.

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

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