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Candle Holders - 2008 Revisited

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Project by HickoryHill posted 1338 days ago 2195 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Couple Candle Holders I made this year as replacements for one I borrowed from my sister.

The first is Zebrawood and Wenge. The second is Zebrawood and Purpleheart. Finish is just several coats of Deft Lacquer in a spray can. They do have the washers epoxied into the bottom.

-- Jim, Michigan





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 1338 days ago

Nice work, I just posted some as well. Like the wood you used. Great work!!!!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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HickoryHill

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#2 posted 1338 days ago

Thanks Ken, that’s what reminded me to post mine. I had to do it today as the first one is leaving my house tomorrow.

-- Jim, Michigan

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learnin2do

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#3 posted 1338 days ago

I think you came up short on that deal…These are beautiful!

-- christine

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Belg1960

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#4 posted 1338 days ago

Jim, a couple of real nice projects. My wife would love some of these she and Yankee candle are on a first name basis.

For those of us in the cheap seats,” They do have the washers epoxied into the bottom” Why?? LOL
Thanks Pat

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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HickoryHill

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#5 posted 1338 days ago

I don’t know Pat. I just looked in the Woodsmith magazine and it’s not in there. So I don’t know where I picked up the washer bit.

-- Jim, Michigan

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Belg1960

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#6 posted 1338 days ago

OK I guess its just one of those things that someone said or did on their project. Thanks

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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Handi75

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#7 posted 1334 days ago

Those are nice. Looks like the Candle Holders from Woodsmith.

Handi

-- Jimmy "Handi" Warner, http://www.facebook.com/HandisWorkshop, http://www.facebook.com/HandisCreations, Twitter: @Handisworkshop, @HandisCreations

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bigike

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#8 posted 1334 days ago

One stupid question i got is, where do u buy the cups for these? They look great when done but u need the right sized cups for them and i haven’t found any, i only been looking in stores though. I just got a computer back on line so if u have a site please hook me up? This style looks so good but i have a few of my own i want to make.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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HickoryHill

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#9 posted 1334 days ago

Ike: I just got them at Hobby Lobby.

-- Jim, Michigan

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bigike

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#10 posted 1334 days ago

thanks for the info. i’ll see if they have a site.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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