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Project by jbschutz posted 12-22-2013 10:09 PM 1650 views 17 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Man-Trays Part II – Several days ago I posted a group of three dresser trays, you know, for keys, coins, wallet, jewelry, etc. Well, those all turned into gifts, and I had requests for more, so back to the lathe. The first two are Walnut with Maple racing stripes; the second pair are Butternut with twining Maple vines. All four are about 5.5 inches square, and the feet are covered with soft leather. Finish is spray poly for durability.

-- jbschutz

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#1 posted 12-22-2013 11:03 PM

Cool trays nice work

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 12-22-2013 11:28 PM

What a great idea….!!! Don’t mind if I borrow your ideas, do you???


-- George..." I love the smell of a workshop in the morning!"

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#3 posted 12-23-2013 12:06 AM

I like your design. The wood combos are gr8

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#4 posted 12-23-2013 01:52 AM

I really like those. Great idea – hope you don’t have a patent on them :-))

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#5 posted 12-23-2013 02:05 AM

Great idea

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#6 posted 12-23-2013 04:45 PM

Always getting in trouble for leaving stuff on the bench, these are a great idea to have a “spot” for stuff.

Thanks for sharing your ideas.

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#7 posted 12-23-2013 08:17 PM

‘racing stripes’ = man trays. i likey!

-- - A daddy that loves playing with his kiddies and his tools!

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#8 posted 12-24-2013 12:29 AM

John, these are beautiful and useful. Nice work. Thanks for sharing the idea with us. Keep boxing and keep posting.

-- Big Al in IN

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#9 posted 12-24-2013 03:03 AM

Hi John
Better keep making these beauties as I can see a big demand for these .
Like I said on your previous post nice nice nice I love them .

-- Kiefer

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