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Project by Natobious posted 08-12-2016 11:51 PM 525 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made around a half dozen of these for presents; some with handles others just from walnut. The original shape was the drawer cut out from my walnut bandsaw box.
The scrap from the bandsaw box was sliced into “knife blanks” and the rest of the shaping was on a belt sander.
They turned out much better than the blurry pictures show.





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#1 posted 08-13-2016 02:37 AM

Yes, they are very nice!

I; among others, I am sure will be “borrowing” this idea. Thank You!

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#2 posted 08-13-2016 02:47 AM

Nice job!

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#3 posted 08-13-2016 02:58 AM

Great job. I like the shape – and I am one who will be borrowing this idea. Thanks for posting.

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#4 posted 08-13-2016 09:22 PM

These are beautiful tools and are nicely done and very graceful.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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