Scroll Saw Wine Stoppers

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Project by simarilan posted 10-23-2012 06:40 PM 7904 views 7 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wine stoppers in the shapes of states have their state quarter inserted in the center.
Some of the other western style stoppers were filled with tinted epoxy.
All the stoppers were cut from ¾” Oak.
The stopper bases were made from a Mesquite branch.

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#1 posted 10-23-2012 06:41 PM

They look great – very nice ideas!

I am sure they will sell nicely for you.


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#2 posted 10-23-2012 09:35 PM

Great idea. Hope they do well for you.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 10-23-2012 09:52 PM

Unique and exquisite.

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#4 posted 10-23-2012 11:16 PM

those must be big wine bottles! we dont have wine bottles in Napa that big! I could see those as great keg spout handle things (lol—what are those called??) Beer TAPS?

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#5 posted 10-24-2012 02:53 AM

Napaman, I think you’re looking at the bases as part of the stopper. The stopper is only the white part you see in the middle.

Those look great.

-- Dad: Someone was supposed to pick up his toys! Son: My name isn't "Someone".

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#6 posted 10-24-2012 11:52 AM



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#7 posted 10-24-2012 01:31 PM

No Texas A&M plugs!?

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#8 posted 10-25-2012 01:22 AM

Those are cool. Where do you get the parts for the bottle stoppers?

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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#9 posted 10-25-2012 02:19 AM

Thanks for all your comments

Steve – get the stopper inserts from –
I use the “cheap” ones (package of 10 for $8.55) on these wine stoppers.

Napaman – was going to make the comment that every thing is bigger in Texas, but it’s an old line so I won’t
The stoppers are about 3” high.

Mustang – I have made a few with the “Gig em” thumbs up logo, just not any in this group.

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#10 posted 10-25-2012 08:23 PM

Too cool. I love them. You did a great job.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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