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Project by scpruitt posted 10-24-2013 03:18 PM 496 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Beginning to wrap up a few Christmas presents. Not sure which family member will get this one but I hope they like it. The trivet is about 8” x 8” and made from Ambrosia Maple. The design is from a pattern I found on Saw4Fun that I slightly modified. I used a very light coat of BLO, (I hope it doesn’t scorch.) I couldn’t find the feet I wanted so I bought 4 rubber stoppers and cut it off at .25” and screwed them to the bottom. One down, many more to go. Christmas will be here before we know it.

-- Steve





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 10-24-2013 03:21 PM

This is really nicely done. That’s a wonderful Bible verse, too.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#2 posted 10-25-2013 11:50 AM

Nice work, it looks simple, but people don’t realise how many times you have to reset the blade. I’m sure the recipient will appreciate it.

-- If you want the rainbow, you got to put up with the rain - Steven Wright

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scpruitt

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#3 posted 10-25-2013 11:09 PM

Thanks Phil. You right it took me a long time to complete not to mention the half doz blades I went through.

-- Steve

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