Butter spreader and serving tray

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Project by pmayer posted 12-11-2015 11:39 AM 1515 views 15 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Butter spreader and serving tray made of curly maple and walnut. There is on-board storage for the spreader that also allows the spreader to double as a handle for passing the butter. I designed this as a holiday gift “mass production” project, and there is a free plan on

-- PaulMayer,

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#1 posted 12-11-2015 12:42 PM

Looks very nice.

-- Chris K

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#2 posted 12-11-2015 12:57 PM

Like Chris said very nice looking. Thanks for the link to the plans. I will add this to next years gift project list.

-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith

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#3 posted 12-11-2015 02:53 PM

Beautiful project. It would be very nice gift.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 12-11-2015 02:55 PM

Another great idea and craftsmanship and wood is exquisite. I build kitchen stuff and this is a great addition. I make a bread knife and holder that is similar. A Kitchen store likes my products and will like this one too.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#5 posted 12-11-2015 03:03 PM

Thanks for the nice comments. Here is the specific link to the article which I should have included earlier. If this link breaks at some point, just search for “butter” on the search engine and you should be able to find it easily.

Also, a friend who gave me that curly wood just reminded me that it is birch rather than maple. Some of the nicest material that I’ve ever had in my shop.



-- PaulMayer,

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#6 posted 12-11-2015 10:37 PM

Well done looks fun.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#7 posted 12-13-2015 02:05 AM

Beautifully done :)

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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