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Project by hairy posted 10-04-2011 12:35 AM 1067 views 6 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A while back I drove past a house with a front yard full of freshly cut wood, and a great big FREE sign. After I locked up the brakes and got the truck out of a ditch, I talked to the homeowners. Nice folks. I want to give them something back. I wound up with 12 nice pieces. These kitchen tools used up about half of one piece.

14 and 1/2” length x 3/4” thick, the widest spatula is 2 and 1/2”

No finish applied. I will recommend mineral oil, but leave it to them if they want it.

Ash. Google says the early settlers used ash for spoons and the like because it did not impart an odor or flavor into the food.

A spoon, 2 spatulas and an oven rack tool. I like big, thick cooking tools, I hope they will too.

-- in the confusion, I mighta grabbed the gold ...





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Dan'um Style

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#1 posted 10-04-2011 12:49 AM

excellent !

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#2 posted 10-04-2011 01:16 AM

niiice thought of you … they look good :-)

Dennis

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#3 posted 10-04-2011 02:24 AM

what a great pay back Hairy, you certainly have these utensiles down to a fine art now, well done :)
I like the oven rack pull (always burning my hands)

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#4 posted 10-04-2011 12:03 PM

Ha ha hairy. I can just see you stamping down on the brake pedal.
Great looking kitchen tools.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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#5 posted 10-04-2011 01:48 PM

nice haul. a gr8 way to show your appreciation

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#6 posted 10-04-2011 03:58 PM

Way to go my friend you have helped cast all us wood users in a brilliant positive light …thanks to you !

-- If it smells good, eat it ! The pig caught under the fence is the one doing all thesquealing

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