Olive frame

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Project by Riccardom posted 04-03-2012 07:46 AM 1123 views 3 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A photo frame made from a wonderful piece of olive wood from my father garden, milled and planed by myself.
Finished with tung oil

-- Riccardo M., Italia

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#1 posted 04-03-2012 11:07 AM

Nice frame and love the grain of the olive wood. You did a very nice job on this.

How is the piece that holds the frame upright attched?

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#2 posted 04-03-2012 12:35 PM

It’s only a blind hole, then i made the support on the lathe the right size to force in the hole.
As i say in the next project, one support in the corner is unstable, expecially for vertical positioning.
In the other i preferred two holes, so you can move the support depending on the frame position.

-- Riccardo M., Italia

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