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Mahogany Bottle Opener

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Project by jordanp posted 06-18-2013 01:19 AM 1043 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this from a scrap piece of Mahogany, Overall it is 9 1/4” Long,. sanded down to 220grit.Threw in some reclaimed Brass Tacks taken from an old chair and a small piece of leather to wrap the handle.
Finished with a Light minwax stain and Paste wax.

-- J. Palmer Woodworks - Rockwall TX -I woke up this morning thinking “man, I really hope someone posted some soul scarring sh*t on LJs today.” -- - Billy





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cajunpen

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#1 posted 06-18-2013 01:50 AM

Very clever – I like it.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 06-18-2013 02:51 AM

That is neat and will git ‘er done!!

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

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489tad

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#3 posted 06-18-2013 04:16 AM

It’s great when something so useful came be made from reclaimed materials. Well done.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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Fishinbo

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#4 posted 06-20-2013 03:33 PM

Cool bottle opener! Like the shape and the leather and tacks. Great use of scraps and recycle. Well done!

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jordanp

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#5 posted 06-22-2013 08:16 AM

Thanks guys.. I’ve had some pretty good feedback on these around town.. Going to make 4-5 more this weekend.. So far I’ve made each one look completely different..

-- J. Palmer Woodworks - Rockwall TX -I woke up this morning thinking “man, I really hope someone posted some soul scarring sh*t on LJs today.” -- - Billy

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 10-08-2013 01:06 AM

That is a real neat idea! So simple, too!!!!!!!!!! I love it….............Jim

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

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