I made some Trivets

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Project by Arcola60 posted 01-24-2016 02:59 AM 1104 views 7 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made these four trivets. I used Black Walnut for the runners, Birch, Cherry, Mahogany, Maple, and Red Oak dowels. They measure 6” square. I finished them with mineral oil.

I have been wanting to make some for some time now. There are many designs out there. I wanted them to be all wood, and a little different. I was going to give two of them away, but my wife said she really liked them. So I will keep all of them.

Ellery Becnel

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#1 posted 01-24-2016 06:25 AM

You have a trivit pursuit … a poor pun to be sure.
Those are different from the run of the mill trivits, nice looking, thanks for showing this project!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#2 posted 01-25-2016 01:44 PM

Nice and unique idea. We all have such scraps in workshop to use them. You only must have good dovel maker.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 01-31-2016 11:26 PM

Very nice

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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