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Salad tongs

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Project by Chiaroscuro posted 01-08-2017 08:02 AM 439 views 1 time favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

These are my favorite salad tongs. I put this up to give others inspiration. The original (darker) tong was from North Carolina. I lost it’s pair and made the light one as a replacement. The original had used a fostner bit between the fingers (I figured this out AFTER I made mine with a rasp). I don’t remember the name of the wood I used. It is a ridiculously hard and brittle wood I used on a friend’s project for butterfly joints on a live-edge table top. We were so sick of it after using it that he left me a chunk big enough to make this tong. Finished with olive oil.

-- Todd





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#1 posted 01-08-2017 11:56 AM

Nice design!

-- Lalen, Texas. "If it looks straight, it is straight" Jimmy Diresta

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