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Project by steliart posted 04-12-2017 12:55 PM 518 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Mobile/Tablet Holder

I had an annual dinner meeting with a group of friends and I wanted to give to all of them a present – something small but useful, so I came up with this idea… a mobile/tablet holder.
Made out of a red wood deck piece (I believe it was Ipe) cut to size and make to different width dadoes on each side, one to hold a mobile with its leather case and one without.
Easy to build and a nice give away present, so I made lots of them and everyone loved it and further more they use it every day as I am told.
Just a

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions





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doubleDD

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#1 posted 04-12-2017 01:20 PM

Cool simple gifts like this are the best. Nice job.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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steliart

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#2 posted 04-12-2017 03:16 PM

thanks Dave !

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions

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#3 posted 04-12-2017 03:54 PM

Every now and then man might need this. Simple and efficient solution.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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steliart

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#4 posted 04-12-2017 04:31 PM

I agree with you Ivan, simplicity is most times the best solution :D
Thanks for commenting

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions

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#5 posted 04-12-2017 07:11 PM

Nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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steliart

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#6 posted 04-12-2017 07:20 PM

thanks Charles

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions

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Roger

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#7 posted 04-12-2017 09:55 PM

Very cool and simple Stelios.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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steliart

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#8 posted 04-13-2017 12:44 AM

thanx Roger

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions

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kiefer

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#9 posted 04-13-2017 03:14 AM

Nice and practical gift and I bet they appreciate it .

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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steliart

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#10 posted 04-13-2017 09:04 AM

Thanx Klaus, I believe they did :D

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions

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CFrye

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#11 posted 04-14-2017 08:55 AM

Very thoughtful gifts, Stelios! I like the different sized dados to accommodate devices with or without covers. Good thinking!

-- God bless, Candy

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steliart

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#12 posted 04-14-2017 10:04 AM

Thank you Candy

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions

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