Cell Phone Holder

  • Advertise with us
Project by kyle89 posted 01-16-2017 07:23 AM 1974 views 9 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a piece I recently finished for my wife. The base is Purple Heart and the two cut outs holding the phone are maple.

I started by cutting the profile on the bandsaw, and then once that was done, I cut it in half lengthwise on the bandsaw again, giving me two separate pieces.

I also added four 3/4” oak dowel rods onto the bottom, which allowed for a charger to be plugged into the phone, by running it through the hole I drilled in the channel where the phone rests.

Very simple project and numerous ways you could go about designing the character profiles to hold the phone.

8 comments so far

View irtamos's profile


259 posts in 1977 days

#1 posted 01-16-2017 09:07 AM


-- irtamos, Belgium

View bushmaster's profile (online now)


2813 posts in 2215 days

#2 posted 01-16-2017 03:22 PM


-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

View SteveGaskins's profile


744 posts in 2520 days

#3 posted 01-16-2017 10:17 PM

Great idea.

-- Steve, South Carolina,

View dannmarks's profile


467 posts in 514 days

#4 posted 01-16-2017 10:43 PM

I like it guy. Simple and fun…

View rustynails's profile


730 posts in 2462 days

#5 posted 01-17-2017 12:41 AM

Very original I like it

View  woodshaver Tony C   's profile

woodshaver Tony C

5835 posts in 3286 days

#6 posted 01-17-2017 02:38 PM

Very Cool project! Love it!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

View majuvla's profile


11880 posts in 2800 days

#7 posted 01-17-2017 05:23 PM

Too funny! I like the colour match between phone cover and base wood.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View mariva57's profile


666 posts in 1937 days

#8 posted 01-17-2017 08:05 PM

Good idea, compliments.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics