Mahogany chisel stand

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Project by BasHolland posted 02-05-2014 01:11 PM 1576 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this stand for my new bench chisels.

The used wood is mahogany.

The middle section of the stand is sawn and laminated from one solid piece of mahogany.
The finish is 2 coats of Danish Oil.

Thanks for viewing.

Comments are always welcome.


-- Bas, Holland

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#1 posted 02-05-2014 02:51 PM

Very attractive piece.

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#2 posted 02-05-2014 02:52 PM

Hi Bas
Very nice. How do you stop the chisels falling through? Is it a friction fit?

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#3 posted 02-05-2014 03:09 PM

Hi Jim,

Yes, it is a friction fit.
I measured the thickness and the with of all the chisels with a calliper.
Actually the spacers between the chisels are lightly tapered, because the thickness of the chisels decreases.


-- Bas, Holland

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#4 posted 02-05-2014 03:22 PM

wonderful looking display of your chisels, great work

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#5 posted 02-05-2014 10:44 PM

Very Nice Project Indeed! Beautiful Work! Thanks For Posting!


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#6 posted 02-06-2014 01:17 AM

I love mahogany! And you made great use of it for your chisels holder!

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#7 posted 02-23-2014 09:31 AM

An elegant solution. Is it tippy?

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