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trivet made from oak, danish oil finish.
its about 8×14
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#1 posted 08-13-2012 02:13 AM
very interesting. good way to use up small pieces of stock. gives me some ideas. thanks for posting
-- wiser1934, new york
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#2 posted 08-13-2012 02:28 AM
Cool, how original! I like it!!.....................Jim
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
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#3 posted 08-13-2012 05:49 PM
-- Dreaming patterns
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#4 posted 08-13-2012 06:24 PM
This is really quite effective for dissipating heat too – with those channels from the center outwards. I might make a few of these for gifts – fun, useful and memorable. Looks good.
-- Kay - Just a girl who loves wood.
#5 posted 08-13-2012 06:29 PM
FWIW everything is joined with half lap joints
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#6 posted 08-14-2012 12:51 AM
Cool design and excellent execution. I’ve got to do one of these for my sister the fisherwoman!
-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm
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#7 posted 08-14-2012 01:15 PM
I made something similar for presents not so long ago.. and thanks to you i now know what they are called (not hot plate rests…) nice finish – I will post some of my more “rustic versions” on here soon
-- Englishman in Finland I am guessing that i am Finglish.
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#8 posted 08-27-2012 02:08 AM
Good job. Looks like a flounder to me. :-)
-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas
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#9 posted 08-27-2012 02:49 AM
I have made close to 100 of these to give away as gifts. They have been greatly received by their recipients.
-- bigfish "I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it." Vincent Van Gogh
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#10 posted 11-23-2013 09:00 PM
Great looking Trivet. Like Bigfish, I to have made tons of these for gifts and to sell, of different designs…just made a couple dozen the other day. After all these years, people still like to have them. Keep up the great work
-- Larry in Hawaii,
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#11 posted 08-14-2015 01:13 AM
I like the look of the long grain along the “spine”.
-- Every project is a learning opportunity, every error a design opportunity
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