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Project by Mike posted 03-13-2017 04:51 AM 1392 views 5 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well I got tired of trying to spray finish all my small projects from every direction. For years I used a couple of furring strips with finish nails hammered through them. So tonight I decided to take a couple of hours and make a lazy suzan with plenty of nails through it to make the job a little easier. I think this will save me time and make things a lot better for me in the future.

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#1 posted 03-13-2017 04:55 AM

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#2 posted 03-13-2017 06:24 AM

Great idea.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#3 posted 03-13-2017 02:15 PM

That is a dandy idea!

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#4 posted 03-13-2017 03:24 PM

Very nice idea, one of my next projects, a hole it hang it one a wall so one doesn’t accidently set it down on a chair and sit on it.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#5 posted 03-13-2017 04:20 PM

Bushmaster I think this would be dangerous if left out, pretty sharp points, I have a safe place to hang it when not in use. Thanks for commenting.

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#6 posted 03-13-2017 08:19 PM

Without a doubt a fine idea!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#7 posted 03-13-2017 11:10 PM

I get you point :) good idea.

-- Custom furniture

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#8 posted 03-13-2017 11:26 PM

Is there a way of seeing the video without a facebook account?

Just made one of these last weekend with golf tees instead of nails. Still not convinced it is better than pyramids. Now I get a couple dozen small holes instead of four holes (though they may be shallower holes).

-- Before you criticize someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes. That way, when you criticize them, you're a mile away and you have their shoes.

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#9 posted 03-13-2017 11:43 PM

I have a similar lazy Susan solution but I use double sided tape and disposable risers, tounge depresser size hobby stcks, to hold the project!
A small box, open ends, with a flat board on top help together with the lazy Susan bearing in between.
The open ends makes it easier to handle and lighter.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#10 posted 03-14-2017 12:32 AM

I might steal this idea! Thanks for sharing

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#11 posted 03-14-2017 06:08 PM

Congrats for D.T.3, beautiful shape.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#12 posted 03-14-2017 11:33 PM

It’s only impressive if you can sleep on it.
Just kidding, interesting idea.

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