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Bottle Opener with Interchangeable Cap

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Project by shredkeenan posted 10-08-2011 11:16 PM 1310 views 6 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

Whipped up this bottle opener this morning out of a piece of scrap wood. It uses two 1/4” rare earth magnets – one to catch the removed bottle cap and one to hold the decorative cap on the top. There is a gap between the magnet and the cap on top so that the cap is not held too firmly and can be knocked out by hitting it hard against your palm. I put a 1/4” roundover on all the edges so it feels great in your hand.

Details
Size: 1.75” x 8.5” x 5/8”
Wood: Purpleheart
Finish: BLO and Beall Buffing System with Renaissance Wax.





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#1 posted 10-09-2011 05:09 PM

nice work

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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