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First attempts at Wine bottle Stoppers

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Project by Rustic posted 02-01-2012 03:32 AM 918 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The wood is Padauk and it is my first time doing these. I love them they are sooo easy to make. The cone looking one is actually all red. The middle one is waiting for it’s base.

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





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 02-01-2012 03:33 AM

very nice looking stoppers.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 02-01-2012 06:36 AM

Excellent work.

-- Ed "Real happiness is one that you share."

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#3 posted 02-01-2012 02:14 PM

Those are cool looking, nice job!

-- Doug, Reed City, Michigan

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#4 posted 02-01-2012 04:15 PM

Sweet, Rick!
How about next time turning some from basswood and adding a chip carved design.
I think we might be on to something here!

-- Marty, https://www.MyChipCarving.com, 866-444-6996

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#5 posted 02-01-2012 05:37 PM

Very Cool. Always fun to turn new things. Great job.

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#6 posted 02-01-2012 06:08 PM

Great Job, Rick! Love the colors!

Next time you need the metal stoppers, try this lady- http://www.torne-lignum.com/. She is great to work with and her prices are very reasonable. Check her site- she has other turning products as well.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#7 posted 02-02-2012 01:55 AM

They look very nice One thing about these, The cork. that they replacdwill always put a smile on the face while Your working on to!!

-- Saved! and so gratefull.Consider Who Created it All

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#8 posted 02-02-2012 05:27 AM

Really nice stoppers!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#9 posted 02-03-2012 01:12 AM

Way to go, Rick. Some real fine stoppers!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#10 posted 02-03-2012 04:17 AM

thanks guys

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

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