Well, My Christmas Shopping Is Done!!!!

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Well, My Christmas Shopping Is Done!!!!
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Just finished my Christmas “shopping” for this year!!

Well, I still have to devise some sort of holders for these, yet. I was thinking of something along the lines of a flat piece with a cove cut along the length but because the rolling pins are tapered from the center, they would not lay flat. Still thinking on this. But anyway, the pins are finished.

Not sure who is going to get the Sapele one- either my brother or my high school shop teacher.

Thanks for looking!


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#1 posted 08-23-2009 09:45 PM

Hey Lew
Cool work and lots of em.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#2 posted 08-23-2009 09:48 PM

UUUHHHHHHH…...................I don’t see mine. You must have set it aside….Nice work

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#3 posted 08-23-2009 09:52 PM

These look great. Nice blog to go along with them too. Thanks for posting it all!

-- James -

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#4 posted 08-23-2009 10:00 PM

brothers are overrated…i say the shop teacher gets the sapele!!! (just kidding on the brother part)...

Will they go in a box? iif so you could just have a couple coved pieces of wood on each end to hold it in the box…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#5 posted 08-23-2009 10:08 PM

‘One day’ is all I have to say.

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#6 posted 08-23-2009 10:08 PM

Wow these would convert into nice woodturning chisel handles MMMMMMMMMMMMM.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#7 posted 08-23-2009 10:53 PM

those are beautiful lew! you have my address, right??!!

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#8 posted 08-23-2009 11:21 PM

OK, probably a stupid question… how did you incorporate that design?

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#9 posted 08-23-2009 11:22 PM

Never mind! Found the blog. Wonderful.

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#10 posted 08-23-2009 11:40 PM

Thanks I got mine.

Great job Lew.

-- 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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#11 posted 08-23-2009 11:47 PM

LOL….. looks like you’ve “Mastered” that….......Those will be greatly appreciated….....very cool…..........

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#12 posted 08-23-2009 11:49 PM

Good stuff , Lew! Keep it up! I bet you don’t want to think about another Celtic knot for a long time.

-- My reality check bounced...

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#13 posted 08-24-2009 12:02 AM

Yes please i’ll take one mate LOL …........

I think you can say you pretty much got them down to a fine art


-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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#14 posted 08-24-2009 12:22 AM

Practice, practice, practice.

From someone who has made two of these, this is just amazing.

Good Job Sir.


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#15 posted 08-24-2009 12:34 AM


They are splendid, but I think you know that.

Keep up the work and the pictures.

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