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Project by hairy posted 05-06-2017 07:06 PM 1314 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first try at using a bowl router bit. I like it.

I used screws to secure the pattern to the wood, then put rare earth magnets in the screwholes after routing. Double sided tape held the workpiece to the bench.

1 more from Santa’s workshop. I hope whoever gets it enjoys it as much as I have.

9” x 3” tall

Maple, mahogany and a little yellowheart. Mohawk Dead Flat lacquer and wipe on poly.

-- My reality check bounced...

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#1 posted 05-06-2017 09:29 PM

Yummy Hairy, now get that pot brewing & I’ll have a side of honey with mine, always love you’re “creative” piece mate

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#2 posted 05-06-2017 09:52 PM

What a fun looking build. I love it. All the fun a person can have with this one..thanks for sharing

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#3 posted 05-07-2017 06:23 AM

Cool, I like it, the butter tops if of perfectly! good carving on the bread!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#4 posted 05-07-2017 08:16 AM

So awesome and creative idea. I also admire the way you made it – very smart solution.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 05-07-2017 11:44 AM

Hi Hairy….That is very realistic!!!! I feel hungry looking at it.

Very creative.



-- Cliff Australia : Snoring is good. It blows away all the Sawdust.

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#6 posted 05-07-2017 12:31 PM

What a great project. But I prefer English muffins – or a tall stack of waffles. LOL Thanks for posting

-- Leafherder

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#7 posted 05-07-2017 04:27 PM

Well that’s one way to get your daily fiber. Well done!

-- I'm not old. Just "well seasoned".

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#8 posted 05-07-2017 05:21 PM

Hairy, this is a nice project until somebody decides to take a bite of it and breaks their teeth. ;-! Seriously though, this is a nice project and nicely done. It will be a great eye catcher and conversation piece. I like it. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#9 posted 05-10-2017 12:04 PM

Looks delicious hairy. Luvin the melting butter pats on top.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#10 posted 05-10-2017 12:15 PM

Now, that’s truly unique.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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