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Project by wiser1934 posted 06-27-2011 03:44 AM 1220 views 6 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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nut cracker turned from a piece of ambrosia maple that was sitting around the shop. handle is birch, so it doesn’t show up very well. idea via racer glen. (thanks)

-- wiser1934, new york





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#1 posted 06-27-2011 03:58 AM

Very Nice love the looks of it

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

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#2 posted 06-27-2011 04:21 AM

very nice i like ir alot

-- Todd

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#3 posted 06-27-2011 06:52 AM

how did you make the threads?

-- Ben L

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#4 posted 06-27-2011 12:42 PM

Love it.. nice when a plan comes together eh ?
My biggest issue’s been the handles, mostly I think mine are too big.. Thanks for the credit !

-- Glen, Vernon B.C. Canada

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#5 posted 06-28-2011 04:56 AM

attainablealex i cut the threads with a thread box i purchased from woodcraft. the handle is a birch dowel which is threaded with a bottoming tap

-- wiser1934, new york

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#6 posted 06-28-2011 05:01 AM

racerglen thanks for the nice words. must give credit where credit is due!! by the way i made the handles the same width as the top of the body

-- wiser1934, new york

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