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Project by GLT posted 811 days ago 1026 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I am currently working on key cups (trays?) for an upcoming craft show. I have 12 cut from Mesquite and two from spalted apricot. If I had started with larger blocks of wood, I could have used our regular sanders to sand the insides. But since I didn’t, we’ve had to rig something up. I’ll try to post more pictures as I go.

-- Gary T, Valera, TX





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Chaotic

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#1 posted 811 days ago

Cool, are these router cut?

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Monty Queen

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#2 posted 811 days ago

Nice job looks great.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#3 posted 809 days ago

Nice looking wood. Also curious if you did them with the router?

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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GLT

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#4 posted 808 days ago

Thanks, men! Yes, they were cut with a router, using a thrown-together jig that worked fairly well.

-- Gary T, Valera, TX

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GLT

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#5 posted 788 days ago

I finally added more pictures. I ended up with 10 trays that I took to the craft show. The only one that sold is the one I almost didn’t take. Notice the picture with spoons, spatulas, and spurtles, which were also for the show (and also didn’t sell) and are now on Etsy. I decided the round one made a good candle holder.

-- Gary T, Valera, TX

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