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Project by Sam Shakouri posted 1627 days ago 2081 views 8 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After few accidents I decided to stabilize these three glass vases by this idea.
The interested part of the project was I produced three of them from one blank of silky oak in the size of the largest one, including the six legs which were taken from the heart of the smallest stand.
I’m known by turning multy pieces to produce one thing, here I made three things out of one piece. How about that !!
Parting tool was used to separet them.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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#1 posted 1627 days ago

Great idea Sam and well done. Hate the thought of wasting wood.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#2 posted 1627 days ago

You are amazing!!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#3 posted 1627 days ago

Love that idea! and it looks good too

-- Theresa,

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#4 posted 1627 days ago

Very nice, the photography is great too.

-- Even a broken clock is right twice a day, unless, it moves at half speed like ....-As the Saw Turns

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#5 posted 1627 days ago

Great Idea…..... I like them

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#6 posted 1627 days ago

I’m going to make some of those! Thanks for sharing.


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#7 posted 1627 days ago

Clever Design. thanks for posting.

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#8 posted 1627 days ago

Very clever Sam and economic too.

-- Maclegno,Scotsman in Italy

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#9 posted 1627 days ago

Very nice Sam, and I have always hated the thought of wasting good wood.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#10 posted 1626 days ago

Very original & great idea Sam.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#11 posted 1626 days ago

Great design and I like that you were able to use so much of the wood.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#12 posted 1626 days ago

Well done. Very nice vase holders. Extremely clever.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#13 posted 1626 days ago

Nicely done, look very cool!

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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#14 posted 1626 days ago

Fantastic. Love the design and the thought of saving all that wood is great! Very innovative.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#15 posted 1614 days ago

I like the idea of transforming it from stanleessteal to wood very clever to do it this way
I wuold have used a drill and some dovels but yours is very inovative and time economic
thankĀ“s for sharing it


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