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Project by Bricofleur posted 09-23-2011 05:54 PM 2429 views 19 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As shown on these photos, I like to make my own large pulls or handles according to my needs from 10’’ long 2’’ X 3’’ spruce stud scraps – one of them is screwed on my planer base support while two others are at each end of my cutoffs bin.

They are easy and straight forward to make, and very rewarding. Each and every visitor in my shop keep touching them! The picture with my hand gives a sense to their size.

Find all the construction details and more pictures on this page of my blog.

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com





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flippedcracker

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#1 posted 09-23-2011 07:17 PM

reminds me of an old school telephone. looks like a serious handle and pretty easy to make. thanks for sharing!

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#2 posted 09-23-2011 07:36 PM

I was about to say it looked like an old style telephone and flippedcracker had the same idea. Good use of scrap wood.

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#3 posted 09-23-2011 11:13 PM

I love the nice tight grain in the Spruce.Very nice heavy duty handles , Serge : )

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Eric in Florida.

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#4 posted 09-24-2011 02:08 AM

There are heavy duty handles, then there are Serge’s heavy duty handles !
Very nice my friend.
I think that will outlast you !

-- Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs ~ Henry Ford

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#5 posted 09-24-2011 05:45 AM

At first I thought you were loosing your grip but I guess not. Nice work…......

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#6 posted 10-16-2011 01:51 AM

You surely handled that one good…

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#7 posted 10-16-2011 06:37 PM

Thanks you all, guys for your comments. And Mads, you said it just right! :-)

Best,

Serge

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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#8 posted 10-16-2011 11:52 PM

;-)

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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