Bent Lamination Candle Holders

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Project by Hayeshandcrafted posted 283 days ago 937 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a bent lamination between cherry and construction grade 2×4. I cut the spots for the candles on the drill press with a forstner bit by clamping the workpieces down with the cutoffs from the lamination. If I were to make these again, I think I would make some type of template to follow with a pattern bit because using a forstner bit on this type of angle left a lot of garbage on the bottom of the holes that I had to clean up with sandpaper.

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#1 posted 283 days ago

That’s a cool idea! Nice work!

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#2 posted 280 days ago

Great work on the bent lamination, looks really classy.

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#3 posted 280 days ago

Looks great. Christmas gift idea. Maybe I will put the last layer on after I drill out the holes.

-- Mike Funke

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