Trash to Treasure - Salt and Pepper Shakers #2 (February 2013)

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Project by JSB posted 02-03-2013 04:55 PM 5982 views 14 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cutting up more scraps from the previous Trash to Treasure projects. Walnut and maple. My mom saw the last set of S+P shakers I made and said she wanted a set. Cant say no to mom :)

Here’s 2 videos covering the build.

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-- Jay -

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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 02-03-2013 04:59 PM

Excellent job sir

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

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#2 posted 02-03-2013 05:16 PM

Nice Job! Thanks for the videos.

-- Jesse, Saint Louis, Missouri

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#3 posted 02-03-2013 06:17 PM

I love them, the kind of projects I really enjoy doing. Thanks for sharing, good videos too.

-- Tony, Colorado,

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#4 posted 02-03-2013 06:39 PM

Those’ll look nice on any table

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#5 posted 02-03-2013 08:30 PM

Jay very nice
I had to look twice at photo #5. It looks as if the hand is pert
of the wood, I need new glasses. :)


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#6 posted 02-03-2013 11:55 PM

big fan of making gems from leftovers…

-- making sawdust....

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#7 posted 02-04-2013 12:43 AM

Jay another really great looking project from salvaged materials. They look great and I may have to make something similar.


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

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#8 posted 02-04-2013 12:45 AM

Thanks for all the kind words folks! Its shocking really, that this beautiful wood was headed to the landfill.

-- Jay -

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#9 posted 02-04-2013 12:46 AM

Jay, I love it! I have a few pieces of end grain glue ups left over from some cutting boards that would make great accent pieces for the boards! thanks for the idea to steal!

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#10 posted 02-04-2013 07:11 AM

Great work Jay! Really enjoying the videos! Learning a lot on how to salvage wood and how to make some nice stuff with it!

-- Tom Finnigan - Measures? We don't need no stinking measures! - Hmm, maybe thats why my project pieces don't fit.

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#11 posted 02-04-2013 04:37 PM

Well done on both sets , as well as your videos : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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