Nespresso Coffee Cup Holder

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Project by NothingButRedOak posted 02-12-2014 07:06 PM 2740 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made Nesspresso coffee cup holder which holds 100 cups. I wanted to find one piece of large wood but had to put 5-4×1 wood glued together to get this size. Then I used 14 degree dovetail bit router along the strips that is 0.15mm wider than the cup size. The router project was very challenging. Anything wider than by 0.20mm of cup size, then it’s no good as cup won’t hold. One part of the strip was too wide, so my solution was to apply a large amount of polypropylene to make it thicker coating to offset the wide measurement. It worked!
Thanks for looking!

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#1 posted 02-12-2014 07:38 PM

Looks great – like it belongs in a coffee shop!

Admire the perseverance as well – nice job!


-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: /

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#2 posted 02-12-2014 08:15 PM

yup, need to make one of these now.

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#3 posted 02-12-2014 09:56 PM

Very cool idea, looks great….thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#4 posted 02-12-2014 11:51 PM

great idea, simple and effective, I like it, great work

-- steve, simple and effective

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#5 posted 02-12-2014 11:59 PM

Very Nice Project Indeed! Thanks for Sharing.


-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#6 posted 02-13-2014 03:06 AM

Very nice. I love my Nespresso. Makes great java.

-- Narinder, Calgary, Ab.

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#7 posted 02-13-2014 04:20 PM

That is really cool. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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