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Project by Lance posted 596 days ago 2798 views 46 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I decided to make a business card holder as a gift for my customer since their cards were all over their desk, hopefully I’ll get some more sales out of the deal! ;)

I got the inspiration from Rance's Page and added my own touches to it.

These pieces were made from scraps laying around the shop, I had I nice piece of figured hard maple that I found in my router cabinet build that I’ve been storing for months now.

Finished with Woodriver’s Tung Oil.

-- Lance, Hook'em HORNS! ""V""





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HillbillyShooter

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#1 posted 596 days ago

Nice job—good luck with your customer.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Roger

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#2 posted 596 days ago

I like the way you made it lean, and the wood combos as well.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Firebreather

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#3 posted 596 days ago

a good christmas gift

-- God is good..All the time

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 596 days ago

Nice looking. I like the structure.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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lab7654

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#5 posted 596 days ago

Very nice, I might just have to borrow this design to use in my Woods Manufacturing class ;).

-- Tristin King -- When in doubt, sand it.

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rance

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#6 posted 595 days ago

Nice job on the card holder. I like the bevel you added on the base. Good choice of woods.

Thanks for the link back to my page. Glad to see the design used by others.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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Bricofleur

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#7 posted 595 days ago

Very nice! As already mentioned, this is a great idea for next Xmas gifts. Thanks for sharing (Rance too).

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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TheOldTimer

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#8 posted 595 days ago

Going to put this one on my list of projects when it cools off enough to start woodworking again here in Arizona.

-- TheOldTimer,Chandler Arizona

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Dinger

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#9 posted 595 days ago

Love the design. I may borrow it for my office…

-- "Begin every endeaver with the end ever in mind."

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Kopac

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#10 posted 595 days ago

Bookmarked this page! Awesome work

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goodinwood

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#11 posted 595 days ago

Great business card holder, well made and finished, one to try

-- S.J GOODINWOOD

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Fishinbo

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#12 posted 595 days ago

Modern and chic design. I like it a lot!

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GenerationWW

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#13 posted 595 days ago

That is the perfect gift! Nice job

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Arlin Eastman

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#14 posted 595 days ago

Nice project and gift

-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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JL7

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#15 posted 595 days ago

I like your variation Lance…..these little “filler” projects to use up the scraps are really good – helps clear the mind also. Nicely done….

-- Jeff - I have not failed. I've just found 10,001 ways that won't work.

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