iPad Stand Made From Scrap Wood

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Project by Woodworker_Collins posted 775 days ago 2281 views 7 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This a simple iPad stand i made for my dad from some scrap wood of my end-grain cutting board. All i did was cut the oak and mahogany into equal strips and glue them together in a pattern. Then i cut an angle into it on one side and a steeper angle on the other side and then remover the excess to give room for the iPad and then cut a recess so you can touch the home screen button. And finished it with some spray laquer and beeswax.

-- Adam, Ireland,

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#1 posted 775 days ago

Nice stand, the different woods work well. Nice job

-- Roger-R, Republic of Texas. "Always look on the Bright Side of Life" - An eyeball to eyeball confrontation with a blind person is as complete waste of Time.

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#2 posted 775 days ago

I like it. Looks like I have a new project!

-- If you don't start building your dreams, someone else will hire you to build theirs. Mr. Mente, Shop Teacher, Milwaukee

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#3 posted 775 days ago

Adam.. your pictures are nice but not horizontal
I have to stand on my head to view them.
Corrections are needed.

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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#4 posted 775 days ago

Adam thats a smart idea you came up with.looks great too

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#5 posted 775 days ago

That looks like a good idea Adam, but a little scary too. I hope all goes well.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#6 posted 775 days ago

Creative! I like the contrast between the two wood species.

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#7 posted 775 days ago

Nice Job Adam! I may have to make a miniature version for my iPod.

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#8 posted 774 days ago

Very nice!

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