Skillet lid knob

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Project by davidmackv posted 03-02-2014 02:49 AM 713 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The plastic knob on my skillet lid broke off. So I thought, why not just turn a new one. It is made of cherry.

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#1 posted 03-02-2014 05:19 AM

How funny! I had the exact same solution to the exact same problem on the exact same lid. Only difference is I used mesquite instead of cherry.


-- My table saw laughs at hot dogs.

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#2 posted 03-02-2014 04:59 PM

I too have several “favorite” pots and pans with broken knobs. Great solution!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#3 posted 03-02-2014 05:44 PM

Great minds think alike.

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#4 posted 03-02-2014 10:00 PM

Great fix! now I wish we had not tossed some pans over the years. could have done this great fix on them!!!

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James

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#5 posted 03-07-2014 03:01 PM

Great idea! Wooden knobs are way better than plastic ones.

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