LumberJocks

I-beam wine bottle holder

  • Advertise with us
Project by Andy123 posted 925 days ago 1569 views 5 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I know. I know. I’ve done wine bottle holders in the past, but I really liked this one. It was originally going to be an I-beam bottle holder, but it did not look right at glue up. I made the front flush and left the Purple Heart sides wider than the middle maple. You can’t tell the photographs, but there is really nice irregular figure in the maple. It is about 10.5 inches long and the hole is about 1.5 inches down from the top. The hole is 1.25 inches. This is one of the most stable holders I’ve made. It will balance from the tip of the neck all the way down to the wider part of the bottle. It was a pretty easy glue up, I used tight bond II. I chamfered (sp) the edges with my bench plane (seen in a previous project). I finished it with Mineral Oil and polished it with Paste Wax. Thanks for looking. Andy

-- The mistakes I make in woodworking are not mistakes they just give my projects character- Me





3 comments so far

View therookie's profile

therookie

887 posts in 1333 days


#1 posted 925 days ago

very nice spin on the original

-- http://aewoodworks.webs.com

View A Slice of Wood Workshop's profile

A Slice of Wood Workshop

871 posts in 1679 days


#2 posted 924 days ago

Great choice of woods.

-- Tim- http://www.asliceofwoodworkshop.com; Twitter-@asliceofwood; Facebook-http://www.facebook.com/asliceofwood

View kiefer's profile

kiefer

2799 posts in 1173 days


#3 posted 924 days ago

Great looking balancer and original

Kiefer

-- Kiefer 松

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase