Yep, Another business Card Case

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Project by Don W posted 10-23-2011 06:50 PM 1808 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve seen a lot of different styles of business card cases on LJ’s. I’ve seen something similar to this type here as well. Here is my version. I’ve got 2 more glues up and about half completed.

I figured since most of my projects have been some type of tool restores lately, I’d show once in a while I do some woodworking projects as well.

Wood is scrap pieces of cherry, white oak and ash.

Finish is one coat of Dark Danish oil and then BLO.

-- - Collecting is an investment in the past, and the future.

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#1 posted 10-23-2011 06:53 PM

i’ve never seen any of these! Awesome concept, thank you for sharing!

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#2 posted 10-23-2011 10:10 PM

Nice and very unique. Very creative. I have added you to the “more than a pretty face” category. ;=)

-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia

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#3 posted 10-24-2011 09:59 AM

Does the lidt stay closed?
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#4 posted 10-24-2011 10:21 AM

Very nice Don. You are a woodworker!!! How many cards do they hold?

-- - "The hand speaks to the brain as surely as the brain speaks to the hand." Frank R. Wilson

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#5 posted 10-24-2011 01:08 PM

Mads, I’ve been using one without that I made years ago. I think the lid will stay closed in my coat pocket.

Andy, I’m not sure exactly how many. I’m letting the BLO dry. My guess would be between 10-15.

-- - Collecting is an investment in the past, and the future.

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#6 posted 10-24-2011 11:14 PM

Very nioce and easy to make. The ones I just posted hold less cards and I really like the lid touch.

Thanks for posting.

-- Just learning the craft my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ practiced.

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