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Project by crashman posted 04-03-2014 01:38 AM 1888 views 9 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Saw this style of card holder on LJ awhile back, don’t remember by who, sorry. Made this one out of some small scraps of Cherry Burl. Finish is Deft Rattle can Lacquer….........................Jack

-- Jack R. Ellis

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#1 posted 04-03-2014 02:00 AM

Very attractive Jack. Love the grain

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 04-03-2014 02:04 AM

Clever idea, how long to make this?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#3 posted 04-03-2014 05:58 AM

Nice work. I think ill make one of these for myself.

-- I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in. -John Muir

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#4 posted 04-03-2014 10:12 AM

Love it great job!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 04-03-2014 11:17 AM

So how does one go about getting wood that is 1/16” thick? Drum sander?

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#6 posted 04-03-2014 11:29 AM

Beautiful wood. Great job.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#7 posted 04-03-2014 12:18 PM

cool. Great use of scraps.

-- jroot

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#8 posted 04-03-2014 09:14 PM

Looks great

-- Norman

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#9 posted 04-04-2014 12:13 AM

I love this thing! If you don’t mind my asking, where did you get the plans/idea for this project. I’d love to build one for myself!

-- Dean

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#10 posted 04-04-2014 12:32 AM

I posted these a while back, got the idea from Blackie

-- The only gift is a portion of thyself. -Ralph Waldo Emerson, writer and philosopher (1803-1882)

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#11 posted 04-05-2014 12:42 AM

Thanks, Arookar!

-- Dean

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#12 posted 04-08-2014 03:24 PM

Neat cardholder! The wood is gorgeous, love the burl. Great job!

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