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Project by doninvegas posted 04-14-2011 06:43 PM 1719 views 10 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’m on vacation this week and have been busy in the shop. The cutting and breadboards are maple. The lazy susans are alder. The boot pulls and the Grab-O-Racks are also malpe and alder. The oven pulls I stole from a Charles Neil news letter. Thay are the handiest thing in the kitchen. I took a few down to my local watering hole and they were a huge hit. Sold them for 5 bucks apiece.

-- "Courage is being scared to death -- but saddling up anyway."





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Panga Design

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#1 posted 04-14-2011 06:51 PM

Great products! Excuse my ignorance, but what is a “boot pull” and a “Grab o Rack”? also an “oven pull”?

-- Al Carscadden, Panga Design, http://www.pangadesign.com info@pangadesign.com

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doninvegas

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#2 posted 04-14-2011 07:07 PM

A boot pull is used to help you remove your boots or shoes. You hook the heel of your boot in the open end and while stepping on the back of it you pull your boot off. The Grab-O-Rack (my trem for it) is used to pull out a hot oven rack. Use the notched end to push it back in.

-- "Courage is being scared to death -- but saddling up anyway."

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sandhill

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#3 posted 04-14-2011 07:45 PM

Grab-O-Rack what a great idea! I will have to make a few for the wife. Don’t you just love it when you can get projects done?
Keep on going.

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bevins587

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#4 posted 04-14-2011 08:07 PM

I like the grab-o-rack….simple idea and it works.

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 04-14-2011 08:48 PM

All well done . stealing Charles Neil ideas always makes for a good project.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Dennisgrosen

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#6 posted 04-14-2011 10:02 PM

do you call that vacation ….LOL you proppebly have been more busy than at work

thankĀ“s for sharing some good work with us

just a side note Div posted an beautyfull oven pull /push in december …. :-)

take care
Dennis

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Rustic

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#7 posted 04-15-2011 02:50 PM

I call them casserole helpers Nice job on them

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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