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Project by HawkDriver posted 09-20-2011 02:27 AM 886 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

My father-in-law retired in June. My wife was browsing Woodcraft with me and saw this cutlery set she wanted me to make for him. I turned the handles and lid knob out of Olivewood. The case is made of Walnut, finished with Deft spray and lined with blue felt. I can tell you that at some point I will buy a flocking kit. Much easier than hand cutting and fitting the felt I would guess. I would say the tangs on this kit are a bit short, but my father-in-law says they are holding up well.

-- Patrick, Helicopters don't fly. They beat the air into submission.





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#1 posted 09-20-2011 04:44 PM

That is a very nice, personal gift. The olive wood handles turned out nice (pun intended). I would like to make a project out of olivewood.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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