LumberJocks

Zebrawood and Koa Bookends

  • Advertise with us
Project by vicrider posted 1515 days ago 1637 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My last post on the Koa boxes brought these to mind. Here is a set of bookends I did last year to repay a friend for repairing my boat. the Koa is 1 7/8” thick with 1/4” zebrawood veneer on the sides. They are weighted internally on the bottom half with scrap lead from my dentist’s x-ray lab. They weigh about 3 lbs each. The last pic shows them in work.

-- vicrider





4 comments so far

View OttoH's profile

OttoH

862 posts in 1644 days


#1 posted 1514 days ago

I love Zebrawood and anything made with it. These turned out nicely. Have not thought of getting lead from the dentist, may be a good idea further down the road.

-- I am responsible for how I respond to everything in my life - - Deadwood SD

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112018 posts in 2212 days


#2 posted 1514 days ago

Cool book ends

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View CSlabon's profile

CSlabon

296 posts in 1912 days


#3 posted 1512 days ago

I love Koa. I still have a couple little pieces to do something with. Beautiful work!

View C_PLUS_Woodworker's profile

C_PLUS_Woodworker

436 posts in 1542 days


#4 posted 1489 days ago

Max…...........your work is always so refined and with a definite delicate touch combined with “substance”. At least that is how I view your work.

Always nice to see your projects

Best…....Bruce.

-- We must all walk our own green mile

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase