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simple serving tray

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Project by benihun posted 1480 days ago 1536 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Very simple but required only simple tools and not much knowledge :)

A bit heavy but durable (some kind of orange colored stony hardwood).

This was a present for my godparents for Christmas 2008.





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SnowyRiver

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#1 posted 1480 days ago

Very nice tray. I like the design. Great job.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Josh

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#2 posted 1480 days ago

Quick question, what do you use for the bottom of the tray? I want to make one for my wife but I don’t have any ‘thinner’ stock lying around. So do you rip some to width and then glue or did you just happen to have a thin sheet?

-- Josh, South Jordan Utah

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Kindlingmaker

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#3 posted 1480 days ago

Looks like a very functional serving tray! I have found that when a wood project is just too beautiful we tend not to use it but when we make something to be used, it becomes a treasure! Good job!

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

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dan abalos

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#4 posted 1480 days ago

I love it! It’s good to see some simple functional projects here. I make stuff to use and get beat up so I can appreciate the usefulness of a serving tray. Nice work dude, nice work.
~Dan
p.s. I love the vases and decorative pieces that are posted here, it’s just nice to see some real functional stuff once in a while. Thanks for posting.

-- Beer is the reason I exist on this earth, that and my family! (Aurora, IL) my blog: http://justanaveragedad.wordpress.com/

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benihun

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#5 posted 1478 days ago

Thanks, guys!

@Josh: I was given some thin pieces (about the same size, like the side elements) and I only had to joint, sand, and glue them (plus routing the handles).

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