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Project by TheDane posted 03-25-2011 02:01 AM 1993 views 9 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

If you’re going to turn plates and bowls, pretty soon you realize you need a way to display them!

These are based on a plan from the July 1983 edition of The Woodworker’s Journal.

These are made from maple left over from resawing 4/4 stock to get 1/2” boards for some drawer boxes. I planed them to 1/4”, and made a hardboard template (I suspect I’ll need more copies of them in the not too far distant future … just need to acquire a lathe!).

—Gerry

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"





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therookie

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#1 posted 03-25-2011 02:04 AM

very nice work

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#2 posted 03-25-2011 01:16 PM

Both the plates and the stands look very good Gerry.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#3 posted 03-25-2011 01:59 PM

Beautiful platters and fantastic looking holders. Nice idea.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 03-26-2011 12:03 PM

Nice stands, you did a fine job.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#5 posted 03-09-2012 08:14 PM

Nice stand. I need to build something similar for a wooden disc I’m making.

-- Allen, Colorado

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