Live edge wine bottle balancer

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Project by A Slice of Wood Workshop posted 722 days ago 1182 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Messing around in the shop tonight I saw this offcut. I wanted to try and make a a bottle holder using only hand tools. I first cut the base and then used a shooting board to get it even. To make the hole i used a hand auger, then a rasp to round over the square edge. It isn’t totally finished, but only some finish is needed and it will be done. Now just what to do with it…....

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#1 posted 722 days ago

Awesome! I would defiantly knock that over at my home!

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 721 days ago

Hand auger? Ugh. Nice job though.

-- 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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#3 posted 721 days ago

Nice job.

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#4 posted 721 days ago

Ah, a little galoot style wine holder made with brace and bit. Looks great nice work on it.



-- "Make something you love tomorrow...and do it slowly" JLB

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#5 posted 721 days ago

Joe, I only wish it was brace and bit. This was a big 2” hand auger. Keep blogging friend, I always look forward to reading them.

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