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Made for my Daughter in law for her birthday. Made of Maple and Cherry, plans from Wood Magazine.
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#1 posted 04-17-2013 01:59 AM
Great idea, I’m sure she’ll love it.
-- Measure twice, cut once, then rout a whole bunch
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#2 posted 04-17-2013 02:01 AM
how much did the glass cost
#3 posted 04-17-2013 02:08 AM
It called for tempered glass, glass place said it has to be ordered and will take 2 – 3 weeks, so I went with my next option, safety glass ($12.00 dollars)
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#4 posted 04-17-2013 05:28 AM
Like it, thanks for sharing
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#5 posted 04-17-2013 10:39 AM
Great work, should serve you well.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
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#6 posted 04-17-2013 01:42 PM
Nice, I may have to borrow this idea :)
-- Jim, Tinley Park, IL http://jbuda.net
#7 posted 04-18-2013 01:49 AM
last question?? is the safety glass available at home depot, lowes??
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#8 posted 04-18-2013 09:00 AM
I built this project for several family members when the project came out in Wood. At that time (6 years ago?) the tempered glass cost me around $35 each. However, I have lots of extras! They probably did 4 or 5 cuts before they got me a straight piece! They couldn’t use the other pieces so they just gave them to me. I still have them in my shop. But I probably should just toss them, they are pretty useless without being flat. You can’t fit them into the dado.
On this project: Fine looking holder!
#9 posted 04-18-2013 02:13 PM
Thanks for all the comments. I got my glass at a local car glass shop, only thing with the safety glass, there is a strip on the edge (which is plastic) and the edges are sanded and not polished otherwise it worked well.
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#10 posted 04-18-2013 04:48 PM
Nice work, and very useful. Congratulations for a good work. Greetings from the Basque country.
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#11 posted 04-18-2013 06:30 PM
Great idea on the glass. It’s good looking and useful around the kitchen. Well done!
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