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Project by jap posted 05-11-2013 07:10 PM 888 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made these a while ago, but forgot to post them. I made three, and gave the better two away before i could take pictures of them. The pieces of the one pictured slipped out of alignment during glue-up. They are made from padauk and maple. Finished with some sort of oil-varnish blend that is holding up well. Dimensions are about 1/4” x 3 1/2” x 3 1/2”.

-- Joel





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#1 posted 05-11-2013 08:02 PM

Nice looking coasters… Another thing to do :) Thanks for sharing….

-- Dan

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#2 posted 05-11-2013 08:10 PM

These are great.

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#3 posted 05-11-2013 08:16 PM

Very nice coasters, Joel!!..............Jim

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

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#4 posted 05-11-2013 09:27 PM

Great job

-- Todd

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#6 posted 05-12-2013 09:27 PM

Timzo, I would be really happy if you copied it. That’s the point of lumberjocks, to share knowledge and projects.

-- Joel

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#7 posted 05-23-2013 02:32 PM

Beautifull. It’s on my fav list now.

QUESTION: I suggest the triangles are glued endgrain to endgrain? Is it strong enough?

-- Bas, Holland

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#8 posted 05-24-2013 03:00 AM

Bas, the triangle are glued endgrain to endgrain, they seem strong enough so far. They’ve held up for over a year. But I might try using small dowel or biscuits if i built it again.

-- Joel

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