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Project by danr78 posted 06-26-2010 07:22 PM 1676 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Sorry about the picture, apparantly I’m not a photographer. I made this for a friend’s “man room.” He laid out his favorite beer bottle caps inside. It was my first time using Butternut, and I really liked working with it.
Now his wife wants one to put sea shells in

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#1 posted 06-26-2010 09:33 PM

That is a very cool display case. Nice joinery.

-- "If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right". Henry Ford

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#2 posted 06-27-2010 01:33 AM

Looks great. Neat idea.

-- You will never build it unless you try. The second one always turns out better.

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#3 posted 06-27-2010 01:39 AM

Nice job a great looking display case.

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#4 posted 06-27-2010 04:22 AM

Looks great! (...but beer bottle caps? Your skill needs to be praised of more worthy things besides beer bottle cap!)

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#5 posted 06-28-2010 04:10 AM

This is a great piece: functional, clean lines, classic mortise and tenor joinery, and a beautiful wood. Furthermore, you are very generous if you actually gave this away!

-- Paul, Clinton, NC

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#6 posted 06-28-2010 05:13 PM

No no, a display table that nice HAS to have worthy contents to display. I think bottle caps are the obvious choice.

-- Every neighborhood has an eccentric neighbor. I wondered for years "who was ours?" Then I realized it was me.

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#7 posted 06-28-2010 07:14 PM

Really nice table! Great finish too.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#8 posted 07-02-2010 10:20 PM

Well done would have like to see more pics though! with the beer cap in it would have been cool as well.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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