Finger book holders

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Project by majuvla posted 09-02-2015 07:17 AM 2047 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

There were lot of srap wood from recent workshop projects, so this is my way to use them.
Finger book holders made of beech, oak, walnut and mahogany. Some single layer, some combined.
The hole is 25 mm (1 inch). They are all different dimensions (hight and lenght) and shapes.
They are all form my friends and relatives who read books regulary.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#1 posted 09-02-2015 07:23 AM

Nifty use of scraps Ivan. Looks like you are going to have some happy friends and family!!! Well done sir.

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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#2 posted 09-02-2015 07:35 AM

Nice job, Ivan! I like the combined versions. Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#3 posted 09-02-2015 08:59 AM

Neat idea, Ivan. But how can you read that book? It’s all foreign. I’m joking.

-- Mark

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#4 posted 09-02-2015 11:42 AM

Hey, Ivan. That is a neat idea. I always have to use two hand to keep those pages separated!!

Thanks for the post…...................cheers, Jim

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

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#5 posted 09-02-2015 12:03 PM

Excellent concept! Well done. I need to make some for myself. I have so-o-o-o-o much scrap wood. :D

-- -- Paul @ PMB Creative Works

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#6 posted 09-02-2015 01:10 PM

Thumbs down….........did not work so well for my Kindle.
PS: What’s a book?

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#7 posted 09-02-2015 01:19 PM

Cool idea Ivan. Never heard of them before but would be very useful. I will make one.

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

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#8 posted 09-02-2015 02:05 PM

Very unique idea! I have never seen these before. Good job.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16

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#9 posted 09-17-2015 08:51 PM

Very nice Ivan and a great use of scrap lumber.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#10 posted 03-15-2016 11:35 AM

That’s ingenious

-- “The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten” – Benjamin Franklin

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