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Project by DaveGlx posted 03-27-2013 07:04 AM 1452 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Mango wood and redundant bottle of red .

-- Dave -





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Sam Shakouri

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#1 posted 03-27-2013 08:39 AM

Courageous nice unique idea.

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

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scrollsaw

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#2 posted 03-27-2013 09:46 AM

Very nice.

-- Todd

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Wheathills

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#3 posted 03-27-2013 12:38 PM

Ha Ha. Great thinking!

-- Wheathills, Derbyshire, UK, http://www.wheathills.com

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Tennessee

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#4 posted 03-27-2013 01:09 PM

I like this a LOT. Is the handle epoxied on? Did you hand carve the handle, or is it glass from another vessel? It also looks like you cut the glass bottle to fit, a very neat idea. Lots of imagination, not too much work, very saleable.

-- Tsunami Guitars and Custom Woodworking, Cleveland, TN

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 03-27-2013 01:13 PM

It’s a beautiful thing. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Roman - THE BOOTMAN

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#6 posted 03-27-2013 02:06 PM

Wood and glass makes class! Lovely item.

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.

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woodbutcherbynight

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#7 posted 03-27-2013 03:22 PM

I like it, need one made of a Whiskey or Vodka bottle!!!!!! (laughing)

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#8 posted 03-27-2013 10:12 PM

Very unique. I love it!! ...............Jim

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

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DaveGlx

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#9 posted 03-27-2013 10:30 PM

Thank you all for the comments.
@Roman, Like the slogan, with your permission I’ll make it my LJ signature ;)
@Paul, The handle is hand carved and glued the bottle was cut to fit.
@Jim, I had to cut a few mango trees in my back paddock as the bloody possums chew their bark and kill them.

-- Dave -

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Roman - THE BOOTMAN

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#10 posted 03-27-2013 10:50 PM

The slogan is all yours. Good luck!

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.

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peteg

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#11 posted 03-28-2013 03:00 AM

I just love this one Dave, great idea & execution, you come up with some real beautie mate.
Well done
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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