Maple Spoon: harder to make than i thought

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Project by ComradeNorgren posted 01-05-2013 07:02 PM 1563 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey there, this is just a maple spoon i made. I got a dremel for Christmas and thought it’d be fun to try it out on a spoon. Turns out it was a lot more work than i thought it’d be. I was originally trying to go for a stirring spoon, but somehow i came out with this medieval style soup spoon haha. I used a router to hollow out a lot of the bowl of the spoon. Lots of sanding and burring. Thanks for looking. Maybe next time i’ll come out with that stirring spoon i was going for originally.

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#1 posted 01-05-2013 07:24 PM

One of the great things about making spoons is that however it comes out, it’s never wrong. Just maybe not quite how you envisioned it.

This looks good. You learned from it , so it only gets better.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 01-05-2013 10:04 PM

You did a great job on this spoon. It really looks good and I bet it feels good in the hand.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#3 posted 01-06-2013 12:35 AM

great job but I have to ask why is it so big?

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#4 posted 01-06-2013 01:03 AM

looks like the right size to use for pancake batter to get the right size pancakes everytime

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#5 posted 01-06-2013 01:17 AM

I keep seeing all these posts about spoon making…. I’m gonna hafta give it a try sometime. Looks like a very rewarding venture.

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#6 posted 01-06-2013 06:34 AM

Looks good even so.

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#7 posted 01-07-2013 05:19 AM

Nice Spoon!

If my Mom had one of these when I was a kid, I’d would have probably turned out a little better ;^)

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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