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Project by GeneR posted 276 days ago 1433 views 6 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the first one of these that i have tried to make and I am pretty sure this will be this years xmas presents that I send out. This is made from maple that has a little birdseye in it but not much as well as purple heart and some mesquite. The hole is 1 1/2 ” wide and the center of the hole is 6 5/8” from the bottom. I used a router table and chamfer bit to cut a sligt 45 degree angle on all edges. The bottom is also cut at 45 degrees. I finished it with natural watco danish oil.

I guess i can do simple in a pinch. :-)

Sorry it is not a big extravegant piece but I thought it came out all right for a quick project.

-- Failure is always an option. :-)





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 276 days ago

All projects are cool. Good job.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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GenerationWW

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#2 posted 276 days ago

Great wood contrast! It looks great. Thanks for sharing

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GenuineGeek

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#3 posted 276 days ago

I am makeing loads of these, but very simple one wood piece, no lamination. They are going like hotcakes, everone who sees them wants them, and yours is much nicer than mine are so you will have some happy family and friends.

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

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tefinn

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#4 posted 275 days ago

Looks good. These always go over well as gifts. Making some myself.

-- Tom Finnigan - Measures? We don't need no stinking measures! - Hmm, maybe thats why my project pieces don't fit.

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HillbillyShooter

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#5 posted 274 days ago

Who need “big extravagant” when you have great looking, nicely done? A fine project, and regret I’m late to the party.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Fishinbo

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#6 posted 272 days ago

Cool wine bottle holder! Like the design and wood combo, makes a great Christmas gift. Great job!

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