Out of the scrap pile and into a gift #8: The Ultimate Kitchen Gadget (Part 2)

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Blog entry by sras posted 963 days ago 2944 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I would suggest reading Part 1 first before opening this one…

The next part is some plywood dividers. I had to go buy a half sheet – used about $5 worth …

I ended up needing to move the hole so I could round off the corner some more. This is what happens when there are no plans…

Set the utensils into the holders.

Mount each spring holder onto a plywood divider.

Screw all three panels together and even them up on the disc sander.

Grab another piece of hemlock and glue up for the front and back covers.

Shape to match the dividers and add a border lip to thicken.

I am going to need a pocket on one end…

And an access hole. File in a finger relief too.

I also got an excuse to get a 3/4 inch round over router bit.

That is probably long enough.

A little clearer now? One more post should finish it.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#1 posted 963 days ago

HA! I get it! Your first post really had me scratching my head!! Maybe add a little red paint?


-- Jeff - I have not failed. I've just found 10,002 ways that won't work.

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#2 posted 963 days ago

Red paint coming up! See next post …

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#3 posted 963 days ago

And a Swiss cross!

Really Cool, Steve!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 963 days ago

I’m slow today. Can’t figure this out. But since it goes in the kitchen, it’s made me hungry

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#5 posted 963 days ago

At this point I know what it is, but I’m dying to know what’s going in the “toothpick” slot.

-- "Sorry I'm late. Somebody tampered with my brakes." "You should have been early, then."

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#6 posted 963 days ago

^You’ll soon know, lol!

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#7 posted 963 days ago

You’re right Al! The next post shows it all.

Kind of fun to let people speculate though…

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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