Hand-turned Exotic Wood Toothpick Holder

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Project by Barrett posted 03-13-2011 08:43 PM 4670 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Exotic cutoffs make the perfect treen for around the house. This toothpick holder was made from a piece for 2″ by 2″ cutoff. The blank was mounted in a 4 jaw chuck and then hollowed out with a forstner bit. Afterwards the piece was shaped into a barrel look to hold toothpicks at the dinner table.

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#1 posted 03-14-2011 01:23 AM

Very nice. Thanks for sharing!!

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#2 posted 03-14-2011 02:30 AM

i like it! very nice

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#3 posted 03-14-2011 03:35 AM

the tooth picks must take forever to make,, but hey they are in a great looking holder too, great job,

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