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Project by Dave Rutan posted 09-12-2016 03:51 PM 482 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

[Legebla ankaĆ­ en Esperanto]

A quick, scrap wood project. My daughter said I should make something that would hold her phone up so that she wouldn’t have to hold it while watching videos. I immediately knew what to do.

My triangle desk project is winding down, so I took some time between coats of lacquer to job these out. I grabbed a scrap of wood and cut a tilted dado on the table saw with several passes. The piece was long enough to cut out two stands. My wife might want the second one for school.

I sanded then both and finished them with Danish oil.

-- Ni faru ion el ligno!





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majuvla

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#1 posted 09-12-2016 04:04 PM

Nice and quick little project. I bet there will be some more orders, either from daughter’s school (or work) and from wife’s work.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Richard W. Hyman Jr

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#2 posted 09-12-2016 04:54 PM

Nifty idea! Mind if I borrow it to get some brownie points with my wife? :)

-- VR, Richard "Fear is nothing more than a feeling. You feel hot. You feel hungry. You feel angry. You feel afraid. Fear can never kill you"--Remo Williams

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Dave Rutan

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#3 posted 09-12-2016 04:56 PM



Nice and quick little project. I bet there will be some more orders, either from daughter s school (or work) and from wife s work.

- majuvla

If so, they’re very easy to make. And a great use for scrap wood!

-- Ni faru ion el ligno!

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Dave Rutan

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#4 posted 09-12-2016 04:57 PM



Nifty idea! Mind if I borrow it to get some brownie points with my wife? :)

- MilFlyer

Feel free. I got the idea from someone else as well.

-- Ni faru ion el ligno!

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Mean_Dean

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#5 posted 09-12-2016 08:33 PM

Dave, you always steal the best ideas!

This is a great little project, and one I’ll have to steal from you!

-- Dean

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Dave Rutan

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#6 posted 09-12-2016 10:16 PM



Dave, you always steal the best ideas!

This is a great little project, and one I ll have to steal from you!

- Mean_Dean

It evens out. The next project I post will be totally original.

-- Ni faru ion el ligno!

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CFrye

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#7 posted 09-13-2016 02:32 AM

K.I.S.S. solution! Well done, Dave.

-- God bless, Candy

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ravensrock

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#8 posted 09-13-2016 04:42 PM

Clever idea. I have a couple of scrap pieces I didn’t want to toss. Maybe I’ll do something similar.

-- Dave, York, PA, WildSide Woodworking

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Dave Rutan

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#9 posted 09-13-2016 05:41 PM



Clever idea. I have a couple of scrap pieces I didn t want to toss. Maybe I ll do something similar.

- ravensrock

Using up scrap always makes me smile.

-- Ni faru ion el ligno!

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Dave Rutan

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#10 posted 09-13-2016 05:41 PM



K.I.S.S. solution! Well done, Dave.

- CFrye

Thanks. Sometimes simplest is best.

-- Ni faru ion el ligno!

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