Domino Set

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Project by Jorge Velez posted 855 days ago 1323 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this for my Nephew, he is 18th years old today and now is officially a adult, he like to play Domino so I decided to make one for him. very simple project but I had some challenge with the finish, TOO MANY small pcs and lots of sanding between coats. but fun to make,.

The pcs are Maple and Cedar, the box is aromatic cedar and there is no finish inside, so it smells good when open the box.

thks for stopping by!

-- Jorge Velez, Guadalajara, Mexico.

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#1 posted 855 days ago

Beautiful work, came out great

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#2 posted 855 days ago

Greetings from the socialist capital of America – California.
Why do you think they call it the ’left coast’?

Did you have a jig or something to make the spots accurate?

Moreno Valley’s local has-been.
Servant of the Living God.

-- I may not have a lot of good ideas, but some of them are just incredible.

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#3 posted 855 days ago

That is a great gift, and I can only imagine all the finishing work you had to do on each little piece. It came eut awesome

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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Jorge Velez

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#4 posted 855 days ago

thank you guys for your nice comments!

Hey Hasbeen, the jig is at Rockler, they sell templete and bit set, or separate bits.

-- Jorge Velez, Guadalajara, Mexico.

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#6 posted 853 days ago

Very nice toy and box too.Nice idea for gift.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 853 days ago

I think that this is really special and you did a good job on it.


-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#8 posted 736 days ago

Hola Jorge, saludos te quedo muy bonito el domino, una pregunta como le pusiste los puntos de metal?.

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Jorge Velez

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#9 posted 736 days ago

Hola Robelo, gracias por tus comentarios. Es un tipo de clavo que encontre en una ferreteria aqui en Gdl, no recuerdo el nombre, pero busca donde vendan solo herrajes de carpinteria, seguro los encuentras. cuando pregunte si tenian clavos con cabeza redonda le hice referencia al domino para que supieran de que hablaba.


-- Jorge Velez, Guadalajara, Mexico.

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#10 posted 736 days ago

Gracias Jorge, los buscares saludos y que estes bien.

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