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Project by DMiller posted 03-07-2018 02:36 AM 569 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are some guitar picks and a pick box I made for a friend. The picks are primarily made from Olivewood; there are several walnut, apple, and bubinga in the mix. The box is made from walnut, oak, olivewood, redwood, and bubinga. Thanks for looking! Dale

-- Dale Miller Modesto, CA "I can do all things through Christ, which strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:13. "Woodworking minus patience equals firewood."





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Andre

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#1 posted 03-07-2018 07:07 AM

I have been thinking about making some wood picks! You use a punch or shape and slice?

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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Tennessee

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#2 posted 03-07-2018 01:26 PM

Music store where I do all the wood repairs on stringed instruments took in a fellow who makes wooden picks.
Not fast sellers, but steady.
Yours look beautiful, nice job!

-- Tsunami Guitars and Custom Woodworking, Cleveland, TN

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DMiller

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#3 posted 03-07-2018 02:33 PM

Thanks guys! Andre, my process of building them goes as follows:
1. cut wood the thickness of a pick on a mitre saw
2. draw shape onto pick and cut out with scroll saw
3. sand and finish
Hope this helps!
Thanks!

-- Dale Miller Modesto, CA "I can do all things through Christ, which strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:13. "Woodworking minus patience equals firewood."

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majuvla

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#4 posted 03-07-2018 05:10 PM

Nice things! ...made of some beautiful pieces of wood.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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ralbuck

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#5 posted 03-07-2018 07:13 PM

Very pretty work.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 03-07-2018 10:34 PM

You did a fine job on this pick box and its a beautiful collection of picks.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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DMiller

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#7 posted 03-08-2018 01:43 AM

Thanks guys!

-- Dale Miller Modesto, CA "I can do all things through Christ, which strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:13. "Woodworking minus patience equals firewood."

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