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Project by Diggerjacks posted 151 days ago 653 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello

This a letter opener I’ve done this afternoon

This is the first time I turn a project like this one.

A simple project but not really easy to make

Comments welcome

Have a nice day

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit





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hunter71

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#1 posted 151 days ago

Looks good,

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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Bricofleur

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#2 posted 151 days ago

Nice piece, Jack, and well made. What is the particular challenge doing tool or turning such spindle ? Thanks.

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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Diggerjacks

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#3 posted 151 days ago

Hello Serge

Finally I’m not sure that is a good project because when I open a letter there is a bill inside !!!

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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Bricofleur

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#4 posted 151 days ago

So, keep it to open only envelops that carry checks ! Or tell yourself that it’s the price to pay to have fun while turning. I like this piece and I may try it on day, when sure a check is coming my way !

Best,

Serge, across the pond

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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Roger

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#5 posted 151 days ago

I like it Jack. Nicely done.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Rick

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#6 posted 150 days ago

Very Nice Project Indeed Jack! Great Workmanship!

You beat me to it though. I was going to say… “Of course this for Personal Letters only. NO BILLS ALLOWED!”

Thanks For Sharing!

Rick

-- COMMON SENSE Is Like Deodorant. The People Who need It Most, Never Use It.

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lanwater

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#7 posted 150 days ago

Nice work Diggerjack.

Original.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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doubleDD

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#8 posted 150 days ago

Cool. I like it.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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Diggerjacks

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#9 posted 150 days ago

Hello

Thanks to all for the kinds words

In the future I think I will make several with different wood and perhaps use my scroll saw to cut ” No bill”

Wait and see …

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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