Mouse Pad - sort of

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Project by AdrianT posted 06-18-2012 01:45 AM 1026 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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My daughter wanted to knit me a mouse-pad. When I explained that the mouse wouldn’t slide over wool very well, we decided to try making a wooden frame to enclose it.

The result was this, we did a bevel on the acrylic and an undercut bevel on the wood frame. Considering we just did it all on the table-saw it truned out remarkably flush… but alas not quite smooth enough for a mouse.

Its now on the mantle-piece, which makes it more visible.

-- I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me... AND I'm an engineer.

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#1 posted 06-18-2012 09:01 AM

...LOL… Very Nice Work! Thanks For Posting!


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#2 posted 06-19-2012 02:09 AM

If she’s still feeling ambitious she could knit you a mouse cozy or a mouse house, and with your obvious mitering skills you could make her a box for her needles in return.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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