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Snowflakes to hang from a Christmas tree.
These are made on the tablesaw mostly. Each of 6 pieces have identical notches cut in them to be symmetrical, then the 6 pieces are glued together, first in pairs to make a V shape and then 3 of those V shapes put together to form the shape in a long log. Then the snowflakes are cut in slivers using the bandsaw. The snowflakes are then sanded and varnished.
I made about 100 of these.

All made per Steve Ramsey
http://youtu.be/WW5r4gVrtZQ

-- Don't try to figure it out... just turn it.





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 244 days ago

Cool design and good build.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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BanjoChris

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#2 posted 244 days ago

I saw this episode of WWMM, thought it was a cool idea. Glad to see you took it and ran with it. I like how you used different colored woods.

Thanks for sharing!!!

Chris

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 244 days ago

These are nice with all of the symmetry and contrast.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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nuttree

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#4 posted 244 days ago

Cool project. The mixed woods is a nice touch.

-- I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in. -John Muir

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Fishinbo

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#5 posted 241 days ago

Love them, they’ll look great on the Christmas tree. Like the variety of wood colors. Great job!

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mcoyfrog

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#6 posted 215 days ago

These are soooo kewl, I made a ton of them 6-7 years ago, everyone loves them

Great work

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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