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Project by DaveGlx posted 10-07-2011 12:48 PM 1365 views 6 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A tea light with a glass cover made out of a coffee jar. The lid thread is glued to the base so the glass can be screwed out/in to handle the candle.

-- Dave -





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KnotCurser

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#1 posted 10-07-2011 01:38 PM

So, how did you remove the bottom of the jar so smoothly???

That in itself is an art, from what I am told.

Great job overall – I love the design and the sturdy base!

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com

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DaveGlx

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#2 posted 10-07-2011 11:24 PM

Thanks for commenting Bob,
I use the method described in this youtube link cut bottles and jars.
Next step is to smooth the edges using diamond file.

-- Dave -

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