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Novelty stands for novelty rolling pins

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Project by Bob Collins posted 08-29-2010 06:37 AM 2347 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made these stands from pine, 5 ply and a piece of dowel. The rolling pins by themselves hadn’t sold but since making the stands have sold 2 of them and the third is in a Veterans Wood working show in Melbourne. Cartoon character from the internet and burnt on.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.





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TJ65

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#1 posted 08-29-2010 09:41 AM

Hi Bob,
Love the stands they are a great idea.
Are you going to sell them? I am sure they will be a hit!!!!!!!!!!!! ;-)

-- Theresa, https://www.facebook.com/derrymore/

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pat sherman

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#2 posted 08-29-2010 03:09 PM

hey bob. dont forget my birthday next month. lol. the pins are lovely. i love the wood from down under.
and the rest will sell well. hugs.

-- pat,ohio...http://s5.photobucket.com/albums/y198/patshwigar/

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lew

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#3 posted 08-29-2010 04:18 PM

So Cool!

I really like the design of using the support bar across the front.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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WoodenFrog

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#4 posted 08-29-2010 05:07 PM

Very neat idea! I really like them.
Great Job!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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Allison

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#5 posted 08-30-2010 03:14 AM

What a great idea. Love them!!!

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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Bob Collins

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#6 posted 08-30-2010 08:01 AM

Hi Theresa, Tried selling the rolling pins at the weekly flea market without success, put them on the stands last Sunday and sold both of them. Hey Pat, we are not allowed to export lethal weapons. LOL. Thanks all for the comments

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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Sam Shakouri

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#7 posted 08-30-2010 12:19 PM

Great idea for showing the pins and make them talking and joking point.
Lock them up and keep the key with you.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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clieb91

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#8 posted 08-31-2010 03:26 AM

LOL.. great way to bring attention to them. Congrats on the sales.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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Bob Collins

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#9 posted 08-31-2010 04:35 AM

Thanks Sam and Chris. Strange how something simple makes the difference in selling or not.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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