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Segmented Wine Bottle Stopper - #41 - Special Edition

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Project by darryl posted 11-10-2009 04:45 AM 1967 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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Project Description
The highlight of the piece is the dual layers of cherry segemtents cut 1/4th the size of the alternating maple layers. The rich red tones of jatoba compliments the ever-evolving cherry.

Stopper Stats:
  • Total pieces: 169
  • Primary Wood: Jatoba
  • Secondary Woods: Cherry & Maple
  • Cap: Sapele
  • Dimensions: 2-1/8” tall, 1” diameter
  • Finish: polyurethane

Other segmented wine bottle stoppers I have created and posted here at Lumberjocks

Speckled

serial # 2009-028
serial # 2009-027
serial # 2009-026
serial # 2009-025
serial # 2009-020
serial # 2009-016
serial # 2009-011
serial # 2009-003
serial # 2009-002

Parallel Twist

serial # 2009-037
serial # 2009-031
serial # 2009-030
serial # 2009-029
serial # 2009-010
serial # 2009-009
serial # 2009-006
serial # 2009-005
serial # 2009-001

OctoTwist

serial # 2009-032
serial # 2009-019
serial # 2009-018
serial # 2009-008
serial # 2009-007

1/2 & 1/2 Twist

serial # 2009-036
serial # 2009-035
serial # 2009-034
serial # 2009-033
serial # 2009-014

Patchwork

serial # 2009-023
serial # 2009-022
serial # 2009-021
serial # 2009-015
serial # 2009-012

Special Edition

serial # 2009-024
serial # 2009-017
serial # 2009-013





10 comments so far

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matt garcia

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#1 posted 11-10-2009 04:52 AM

Beautiful!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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darryl

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#2 posted 11-10-2009 04:54 AM

why thanks Matt! I’ve been looking forward to posting this one.

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jim1953

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#3 posted 11-10-2009 05:02 AM

Great Lookin Work

-- Jim, Kentucky

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lew

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#4 posted 11-10-2009 05:09 AM

Wow!

Those little cherry segments must have been a challenge!

Lew

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

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 11-10-2009 05:11 AM

good stopper

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Wheathills

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#6 posted 11-10-2009 01:20 PM

Excellent wine stopper, very intrvcate work

-- Wheathills, Derbyshire, UK, http://www.wheathills.com

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Russel

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#7 posted 11-10-2009 01:23 PM

Very impressive work. This one looks really slick with the two bands.

-- Working at Woodworking http://www.VillageLaneFurniture.com

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darryl

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#8 posted 11-10-2009 02:24 PM

thanks guys.
this one required the use of a pair of tweezers during the glue up.

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Gary

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#9 posted 11-11-2009 10:36 PM

For a guy who doesn’t like to get his hands dirty, this’n must have been some trick. ;-)
G

-- Gary, Florida. http://www.penturners.org/forum/f70/servicepens-2014-a-111967/

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darryl

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#10 posted 11-12-2009 01:21 AM

I kinda thought you might have forgotten that little character trait Gary!
I’m a man of many surprises!

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