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Project by Sam Shakouri posted 03-31-2010 12:56 PM 8462 views 26 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are two rolling pin designs and the plans of how to make them. The first one, just glue slaps of variety of timber beside each other and as many as you like, same length and width but dont worry about the thickness. Then cut the big blank at, say, 10 degrees to produce long and square cut blanks which you turn them into rolling pins after squaring their ends. Also, you can glue the first cut and the last to have one more pin.
THE second design needs two steps before you turn it.

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

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#1 posted 03-31-2010 01:29 PM

another great design , sam .

you posses a very curious ,
and innovative mind !

thanks for sharing .

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#2 posted 03-31-2010 01:37 PM

Great work! Thanks for sharing!

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#3 posted 03-31-2010 02:27 PM

Thanks for sharing Sam. A+

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#4 posted 03-31-2010 02:54 PM

Those are cool.

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

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#5 posted 03-31-2010 02:56 PM

Nice Celtic Knot!!


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#6 posted 03-31-2010 03:17 PM

Very nice

Thanks for the inspiration


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#7 posted 03-31-2010 03:43 PM

these are very nice

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#8 posted 03-31-2010 03:45 PM

Nicest rolling pins I’ve seen.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#9 posted 03-31-2010 04:05 PM

Thanks Sam
Very cool rolling pins and technique

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#10 posted 03-31-2010 06:05 PM

Absolutely awesome. I couldn’t imagine using these in the kitchen for anything other than display.

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#11 posted 03-31-2010 07:44 PM

great job. What kind of finish do you use?

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#12 posted 03-31-2010 08:07 PM

Beautiful work
May try this sometime.

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#13 posted 03-31-2010 09:29 PM

Dennis, any cooking oil will do the job, to keep it non-sticky.

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

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#14 posted 04-01-2010 03:24 AM

Just added it to my favorites. It is definitely on my to do list. thanks for posting.

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#15 posted 04-01-2010 06:01 AM

do you cut all the way though the log.

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