Aromatic Cedar Shift Knob

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Project by Moby posted 08-28-2011 11:45 PM 2425 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this little shift knob a while back in June. It’s made of aromatic cedar. I have re-turned it and will upload some pictures soon.

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#1 posted 08-28-2011 11:46 PM

The color really jumps out with the black of the interior. A nice personal touch to your car.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#2 posted 08-28-2011 11:46 PM

NIce. How do the treads hold in cedar? Did you have to put in a metal insert?......Jim

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

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#3 posted 08-29-2011 01:23 AM

@Jim I went to autozone and got a nut that fits the thread on the stick. Then I just drilled a 5/8” hole and epoxied in the nut. The knob screws on and off just like the stock one.

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#4 posted 08-29-2011 07:32 AM

Looking Good!!

-- Stephen, Perth Western Australia, My inspiration – the Carpenter from Nazareth!

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