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Project by scrounger posted 11-16-2017 02:46 PM 1022 views 6 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This of course is one of the many projects seen on this sight that you just have to try. I have to admit it is quite a challenge! The base is a solid block and the rod is just a piece of brass welding rod.

-- Dave, Southern IL.,





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majuvla

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#1 posted 11-16-2017 03:10 PM

I love brain games. This makes you thinking.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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ClaudeF

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#2 posted 11-16-2017 03:46 PM

If I traced it correctly, it only has one side, but appears 3 dimensional – a type of moebius curve. Well done!

Claude

-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/ClaudesWoodcarving

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ChuckV

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#3 posted 11-16-2017 06:43 PM

Well done! And yes, getting everything to work out and glued up is not easy. I really like the way that you have it mounted.

I participated in an artisans fair at our public library and brought my trefoil along with many other pieces. The most popular item was the trefoil. I wasn’t selling anything, but could have sold this thing many times over.

-- “Big man, pig man, ha ha, charade you are.” ― R. Waters

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scrounger

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#4 posted 11-16-2017 07:52 PM

ChuckV I have one more just siting on a shelf and was thinking of mounting it on a stand, much like a banana stand with it just hanging there! LOL Thanks for the replies guys.

-- Dave, Southern IL.,

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SawTooth1953

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#5 posted 11-16-2017 08:05 PM

Love it! Can’t recall seeing this ever before…anybody know of a link to where I can see the plans/instructions?

-- Spence in Skokie, IL

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#6 posted 11-16-2017 09:32 PM



Love it! Can’t recall seeing this ever before…anybody know of a link to where I can see the plans/instructions?

- SawTooth1953

Here is a tutorial by LJ BanjoBen:
http://lumberjocks.com/BanjoBen/blog/105490

-- “Big man, pig man, ha ha, charade you are.” ― R. Waters

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scrounger

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#7 posted 11-17-2017 12:04 AM

Chuck, thanks for sending the link to banjo Ben, I could not find it and that is where I got it to begin with. Enjoy sawtooth.

-- Dave, Southern IL.,

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#8 posted 11-17-2017 07:00 PM

Well done!

-- irtamos, Belgium

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#9 posted 11-17-2017 08:08 PM

It makes my brain twitch!

-- Live Forever...............or Die Trying

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#10 posted 11-19-2017 09:07 PM

Dave , nice job and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#11 posted 11-19-2017 09:47 PM

It makes me think: I need to make one of those!!!

-- Spence in Skokie, IL

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#12 posted 03-10-2018 02:44 AM

Nice work! I love seeing these pop up!

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