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Project by cstrang posted 10-02-2009 09:45 PM 1498 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this case about a year ago now, Dan Aykroyd came out with a new line of his own chardonnay and I had it signed by him when he came to town. Admittedly I bought two bottles, as there is only one in the picture I’m thinking you can all guess what happened to the other haha. The box is made of squares of pine glued together and then the inside was cut out using a bandsaw and then a piece of 1/4” plexi for the front. I topped it off with a coat of minwax stain and then the usual three coats of polyurethane.

-- A hammer dangling from a wall will bang and sound like work when the wind blows the right way.





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#1 posted 10-02-2009 09:54 PM

Interesting and different project, and a great keepsake.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#2 posted 10-03-2009 06:48 AM

Great idea… so how was it?

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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#3 posted 10-03-2009 10:14 AM

Great idea for the use of scrap wood … we could probably make a thousand of those with what we end up burning every year. Wish we could find more people to take our scraps for projects like this … I keep threatening to do so but never have the time.

-- Eric M. Saperstein, Master Craftsman www.artisansofthevalley.com

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