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Granadillo Coffee Scoop

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Project by Andy posted 03-05-2017 11:43 PM 423 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My Mom came to visit for a week and after drinking all of my coffee she wanted a coffee scoop like mine. Well, who am I to refuse a woodworking opportunity? Especially when its a request from your Mom. I was happy to accept the job.

I made it out of granadillo wood and the finish is Howard brand butcher block conditioner which is basically mineral oil mixed with beeswax.

The credit for this design goes to Jim Jakosh, thanks Jim!

Measurements:
Inside- 2 1/4” diameter and 2” deep.
Handle length- 1 1/2”
Scoop holds 1/2 cup

-- Andy Smith https://www.etsy.com/shop/xrayhardwoods





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RobDubs

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#1 posted 03-06-2017 01:31 AM

Hi – what was the build process? Was this turned, or carved? I love the design.

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 03-06-2017 03:49 AM

Real nice work on that scoop. Andy!!
Got to have your wits about you with that handle spinning around!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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KnotCurser

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#3 posted 03-06-2017 11:49 AM

Jim,

If it’s made the way I made mine, it’s turned on two axis – I like this design much better than mine, though because of the flat bottom – I have to put mine upsidedown to keep it from rolling. :-)

NICE BUILD!!!!

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com

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Andy

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#4 posted 03-06-2017 02:22 PM

The scoop is turned but you cant turn all of it on the count of that handle spinnin around so you just turn what you can and sand away the rest. It is turned with two axis as well.

-- Andy Smith https://www.etsy.com/shop/xrayhardwoods

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Rick M

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#5 posted 03-07-2017 02:52 AM

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