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Project by Sam Shakouri posted 12-18-2012 02:34 AM 1290 views 5 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the second Scale Candle Holder, same design of the first one but made of plywood. Also, I used fancy thumb tacks to stop the pins and hide their entrances, photo #3 and three candle cops to take long candles, photo # 4.
I cut two sets of PW, just in case of making any mistake but I did not use the second set and left it to work on it in the future when I ran out of new idea, photo #5
I know, surely, someone will like it but I’m not sure about the others hoping they will like it as well.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 12-18-2012 02:46 AM

This is way cool Sam

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 12-18-2012 03:04 AM

Really neat idea. The plywood is very cool.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#3 posted 12-18-2012 03:05 AM

Beautiful Sam !

-- There is always an opportunity to learn. . . .Steve Mcgrady. . Sydney, Australia.

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#4 posted 12-18-2012 03:10 AM

that looks breath taking

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#5 posted 12-18-2012 03:14 AM

Like it Sam, who wouldn’t like it. Brilliant use of plywood, your still the Master.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#6 posted 12-18-2012 03:51 AM

Beautiful candle holder, Sam! That turned plywood sure looks good!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#7 posted 12-18-2012 04:28 AM

Super COOL… Very NICE!

I didn’t think plywood could look so good!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#8 posted 12-18-2012 06:34 AM

Great workmanship Buddy.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#9 posted 12-18-2012 11:37 AM

Sam, they are neat. Ingenious too.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#10 posted 12-18-2012 01:32 PM

I never doubted it was what you said it was, but I’m glad to see the glue-up in the picture because my mind kept saying ” No way that graining is ply !”. It’s gorgeous ! love it.

-- I'm so busy I don't know if I found a rope or lost a horse...

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#11 posted 12-18-2012 04:11 PM

Novel, unusual and, as always, well made, Sam.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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#12 posted 12-18-2012 05:08 PM

Thanks sam ! another beautiful piece !

-- If it smells good, eat it ! The pig caught under the fence is the one doing all thesquealing

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#13 posted 12-18-2012 06:44 PM

Awesome! Question for you…what grade of plywood do you use? Not knowing much about your process, I’d wonder how you deal with voids etc in the plys.

-Brian

-- Part of engineering is to know when to put your calculator down and pick up your tools.

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#14 posted 12-18-2012 08:27 PM

Plywood ? Wow !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#15 posted 12-19-2012 12:56 AM

I love the way plywood looks when it is used like that. Very ingenioius design too. Good job!

-- Brian in Leesburg, GA

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