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Project by A Slice of Wood Workshop posted 10-13-2011 06:18 AM 1519 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So I have got a little crazy with the wine bottle holders that balance. Can you blame me? It is fun, super easy, and very appealing to the eye. This time I looked at it and said “Hey, does everyone only have 1 wine bottle”. The answer of course is no, most people have more. I have made a holder that holds two wine bottles. Thanks for looking!

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





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Paul Pomerleau

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#1 posted 10-13-2011 01:42 PM

Very interesting.
It’s nice to see the next generation of projects become a reality.
I’ll bet that people will start copying your idea, I certainly will.
Good job.

-- Close to Ottawa Ontario Canada

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#2 posted 10-13-2011 02:42 PM

@paul- I have another design that I am wanting to try out, maybe I will be able to get it done this coming week. Look for it.

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

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#3 posted 10-13-2011 07:59 PM

Im good with predictions haha… within a week there will be 3 i say ;)

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#4 posted 10-13-2011 08:07 PM

@brian- Actually, in a week there will be 5 bottles and 4 glasses. It will look totally different from anything I have seen. Thanks to the new contest, it has given me a new inspiration. Stay tuned to either twitter or my website for updates on the new bottle holder I’m going to build.

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

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kiefer

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#5 posted 10-14-2011 01:54 AM

Am I seeing double or is this for real because I know i am sober Sir.
Great design !

Kiefer

-- Kiefer 松

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#6 posted 10-14-2011 08:45 PM

So does it still balance when you take one bottle out?

-- "If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astonish ourselves." Edison

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#7 posted 10-15-2011 12:23 AM

@drdirt- nope. i tried different angles to accommodate either one or two, couldn’t get it.

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

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#8 posted 10-15-2011 03:36 AM

Bummer hoping that much like flying you found a sweet spot that kept the center of gravity within some limit that let it work….

‘cause my next question was going to be what angle it is at….

-- "If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astonish ourselves." Edison

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#9 posted 10-21-2011 10:31 PM

@drdirt- I tried to use just one bottle and it works, in the top hole kind of extended out on the neck. The angle I think is about 30°, maybe a hair more.

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

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