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Project by KimAccurso posted 11-16-2018 11:31 PM 803 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are from the plan on wwgoa.com Fun, easy, do what ever you want kind of little project. I had some scrap ambrosia maple and cut some thin purple heart strips, went to town with the scroll saw one bend at a time and well, there ya have it. I made 4, gave 2 away before I remembered to photo them. The one with the Corona was one that was given away – this was the first night they had it. They love it, think it is so fun, and I think it is getting it’s fair share of use! :) Rare earth magnet to hold the bottle cap. If I make more I’d add either a leather loop on the end or another rare earth magnet on the back of the head to hold it to the fridge. Finished with many coats of semi-gloss poly spray and a couple coats of wax.

It’s 5 o’clock somewhere!

-- Kim - imperfection is the pursuit of perfection





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anthm27

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#1 posted 11-16-2018 11:59 PM

Great project,
I love that its 5 o clock somewhere.

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ralbuck

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#2 posted 11-17-2018 12:04 AM

Oh Yes!

Very pretty and will last through a bunch of uses.

In OR I think they outlawed that “light” stuff! Way too many fine brews around here!

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

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Phil32

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#3 posted 11-17-2018 12:33 AM

I may be pretty dumb, but you didn’t mention what these are or what they do.

-- Phil Allin - Ventura, CA

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Steve

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#4 posted 11-17-2018 01:41 AM



I may be pretty dumb, but you didn t mention what these are or what they do.

- Phil32

They’re bottle openers

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therealSteveN

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#5 posted 11-17-2018 03:24 AM

What every woodworker needs as a gift for his/her beer drinking friends.

Awesome, just came from the WWGOA site, and missed these.

Thanks for posting Kim.

-- Think safe, be safe

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Tom Regnier

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#6 posted 11-17-2018 01:06 PM

Scrap wood bottle openers are the best!

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KimAccurso

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#7 posted 11-17-2018 01:21 PM

Thanks guys :)


What every woodworker needs as a gift for his/her beer drinking friends.

Awesome, just came from the WWGOA site, and missed these.

Thanks for posting Kim.

- therealSteveN

Steve – maybe I could incorporate an eye bolt instead of a leather loop as a holder for them next time!


Oh Yes!

Very pretty and will last through a bunch of uses.

In OR I think they outlawed that “light” stuff! Way too many fine brews around here!

- ralbuck

I suppose here in redneck country a Corona Light w/ a slice of lime is a fine craft brew! lol!

-- Kim - imperfection is the pursuit of perfection

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wallkicker

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#8 posted 11-17-2018 01:45 PM

Great idea

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#9 posted 11-17-2018 02:41 PM

love the wood combo another winner Kim GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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Jim Jakosh

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#10 posted 11-17-2018 09:18 PM

Very cool and attractive openers!!!

Cheers, jIm

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#11 posted 11-18-2018 01:06 PM

You might be in a problem if you don’t have it….

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#12 posted 11-19-2018 02:43 PM

I likey

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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