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Project by bake posted 1664 days ago 2036 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Chisel rack, made from scrap pine.

I routed dados in one piece to fit each chisel then glued another piece on top. I added the base so it could be moved around wherever it was needed.

Finished with a thin whitewash. (Just experimenting with diffrent finishes.)

-- I love the smell of Home Depot in the morning, it smells like.......carpentry. Bake, Bar Lazy U Woodworks, Lehi,UT.





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1664 days ago

Now your ready for a quick draw of any chisel,well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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rawb

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#2 posted 1664 days ago

Nice idea. Mind if I use it?

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#3 posted 1664 days ago

Useful idea.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#4 posted 1664 days ago

Thanks for sharing this nice idea : )

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#5 posted 1664 days ago

Good use of scrap wood!

-- Tim, Tallahasse FL

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#6 posted 1664 days ago

Pix are ok this side of rack, but dark.
Any chance of pix of the other side?

Thanks,
Peter

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bake

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#7 posted 1663 days ago

Peter,
The back looks exactly like the front. It is made from 2 3/4” pine boards glued together. The back half has dados routed in just a little deeper than the blade thickness (I think they were about 1/4”) of the chisels and a bit longer than the blades. The shaft is tapered larger toward the handle so they actually hang in the block without touching bottom.
I hope this is helpful.
Bake

-- I love the smell of Home Depot in the morning, it smells like.......carpentry. Bake, Bar Lazy U Woodworks, Lehi,UT.

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