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Project by albachippie posted 11-30-2013 08:03 PM 3212 views 9 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a wee prototype I put together last night. I was asked by a potential customer to sketch some ideas of a particular item for her husbands Christmas. I thought if I made some rather than sketched, it would be better. This is one of the ideas I came up with. Can you guess what it is for??

To give an idea of size, it is about 3” high and 7” long.

I’ll post further pictures once a few people have had a guess,

Cheers,

Garry

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garry-Macdonald-Woodwork/425518554215355?ref=hl





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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#1 posted 11-30-2013 08:07 PM

crossbow

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#2 posted 11-30-2013 08:21 PM

Marshmallow launcher

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#3 posted 11-30-2013 08:35 PM

A stand upon which one can rest a pair of glasses???

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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rance

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#4 posted 11-30-2013 08:44 PM

Now that’s funny Randy. I think its a bangle holder. Oh, not for a man though. :(

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#5 posted 11-30-2013 08:54 PM

I second an eyeglass holder too. You could also hang your wrist watch (if you use one any more) on it before you put your eyeglasses to rest.

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#6 posted 11-30-2013 08:57 PM

It possibly could be used to store an ancient Viking woodworking tool!!! ;^)

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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albachippie

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#7 posted 11-30-2013 08:57 PM

Well done Randy and tyvekboy. It is indeed a stand for a pair of glasses. What do you think?

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garry-Macdonald-Woodwork/425518554215355?ref=hl

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DIYaholic

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#8 posted 11-30-2013 08:58 PM

What did I win???

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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#9 posted 11-30-2013 09:01 PM

I like how it could be used on a desk to raise the glasses from amongst the piles of papers.

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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albachippie

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#10 posted 11-30-2013 09:01 PM

“What did I win?”

Do you wear glasses…...8-)

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garry-Macdonald-Woodwork/425518554215355?ref=hl

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#11 posted 11-30-2013 09:47 PM

Spectacular work Garry

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#12 posted 11-30-2013 09:51 PM

Nice. Unique and useful. I’m guessing your customer will be thrilled.

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#13 posted 11-30-2013 11:05 PM

I was going to say a holder for very small, sweaty hockey skates.

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#14 posted 12-01-2013 12:23 AM

That is pretty cool. I was gonna guess a ab workout bench for a hamster.

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#15 posted 12-01-2013 03:34 AM

Until I realized the size, I thought a saddle rack. Good job.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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