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Hourglass from scrap

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Project by Yuri posted 05-02-2011 12:25 AM 1363 views 5 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This 5 min hourglass made for cherry 1/4 inch scrap thins and the hourglass from Leevaley. Cherry thins were so small that I had to glue four pieces together to create even internal small surface.

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lizardhead

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#1 posted 05-02-2011 12:33 AM

Nice looking piece Yuri: I did one with three supports that I turned on a lathe, each of the spindles had 10 hour glass shapes running down them

-- Lizardhead---Yeah but it's a dry heat--Tempe, Az

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#2 posted 05-02-2011 12:53 AM

This is the best use of scraps that I have yet seen. Great looking project.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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kiefer

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#3 posted 05-02-2011 01:23 AM

i dont call them scraps when they look like THIS
very nice creation my compliments!!!!!!!!!!

kiefer

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#4 posted 05-02-2011 01:46 AM

Cool!

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

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#5 posted 05-02-2011 05:36 AM

Great looking hourglass! I have an actual “1 hour” hourglass I am still looking to use. Just waiting for a good idea.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#6 posted 05-02-2011 07:45 AM

Very Nice Project!!

-- How long is a Minute? That depends on which side of the Bathroom Door You're On!

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