LumberJocks

Scrap Coasters

  • Advertise with us
Project by donaldpmoran posted 358 days ago 734 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Scrap Coasters
Scrap Coasters No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

In an attempt to clear out the scraps that have been building up I made some coasters. I have seen a few of these lately, can’t remember who’s video I watched but they are a breeze to make. 3.75” square and half an inch thick. Some pine, hickory, walnut, oak and the thin tops and bottoms are some really ugly pallet oak.

-- Imperfections make it unique!





8 comments so far

View whitebeast88's profile

whitebeast88

3413 posts in 796 days


#1 posted 358 days ago

very nice coasters and great use of scraps!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

View MedTek84's profile

MedTek84

8 posts in 358 days


#2 posted 358 days ago

Is that one big glue up that you then run through a bandsaw???? they look great!

-- "saviour of the broken, the beaten and the damned"

View donaldpmoran's profile

donaldpmoran

101 posts in 720 days


#3 posted 358 days ago

Na, the glue up was in stages. Kinda a PITA. Once that was done, ya through the bandsaw.

-- Imperfections make it unique!

View DocSavage45's profile

DocSavage45

4763 posts in 1448 days


#4 posted 358 days ago

I’m not seeing any ugly wood here! LOL!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

View Jofa's profile

Jofa

215 posts in 444 days


#5 posted 357 days ago

Very nicely done.

-- Thank you Lord for the passion and ability to make things from your creation.

View Jmcp's profile

Jmcp

3 posts in 357 days


#6 posted 357 days ago

Hi, what did you use to treat the coasters ?

View LesB's profile

LesB

1060 posts in 2049 days


#7 posted 356 days ago

I like you idea.
I think I will modify it by gluing 12 to 18” lengths of wood together and then turning them into a cylinder on the lathe after which I can slice off the thickness I need for a coaster. A quick search shows that a fellow Lumberjock, Hawkdriver, did that same thing.

-- Les B, Oregon

View Fishinbo's profile

Fishinbo

11216 posts in 781 days


#8 posted 353 days ago

Pretty coasters! Great use of scraps. Like the plaid design and wood colors. Well done!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase