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Project by Deadeye posted 12-02-2013 08:34 PM 2028 views 24 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have a friend that is a brewmaster, and she always gives me a Christmas Sampler, so I wanted to give her something in return this year. When I was setting up my dovetail jig for the first one, I figured I might as well make a bunch of them for gifts, I will give her the nicest one. Walnut ends, with oak and aspen sides, used poplar and pine for the dividers. Cut out the handles on the bandsaw, and shaped on the router table. I also messed around with different designs, all based on the cardboard variety I used for dimensions.

Thanks -

-- Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there.

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#1 posted 12-02-2013 08:36 PM

They came out very nice! I like the shape of the one pictured by itself. It looks like two cutting boards attached by the handle.

Nice gifts.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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#2 posted 12-02-2013 08:49 PM

Ah, something that combines two of my passions: wood working and home brewing. Great job.

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#3 posted 12-02-2013 08:55 PM

those are awesome, nice work!

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#4 posted 12-02-2013 09:03 PM

Good looking bunch.

-- Brian Timmons -

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#5 posted 12-03-2013 02:36 AM

Those came out great. Love the handles and the wood contrast.

-- Thank you Lord for the passion and ability to make things from your creation.

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#6 posted 12-03-2013 05:53 AM

Very nice projects and wood combinations. It’s very likely you will never have enough of them in inventory for gifts regardless of how many you make. Great projects are always appreciated.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#7 posted 12-03-2013 11:58 AM

These are great. Really like them, with the contrasting timbers, lovely,

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland -

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#8 posted 12-03-2013 05:47 PM

I will drink to that!… Nice work!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#9 posted 12-03-2013 08:24 PM

These are really cool. Great job and thanks for sharing

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#10 posted 12-03-2013 10:23 PM

Love the dovetail work and the handles. Good wood combination and design! Superb!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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