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Forum topic by Blake Haskins posted 11-11-2016 04:25 AM 587 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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Blake Haskins

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11-11-2016 04:25 AM

Topic tags/keywords: tip question resource mahogany drill press miter saw router chisel blade clamp jointer plane sander tablesaw bandsaw drill-driver lathe planer scroll saw sanding scrollworking traditional modern

There is a window and door company near me and i frequently acquire wood from the owner. recently they were throwing out about 100 of these mess-up window framing strips. they are mahogany and are about 2 feet long and maybe .25 inches thick. However, its not that simple, because there is a weird cove on one side that i would be willing to cut off for the right project. there is a Christmas sale at my school in about a month and i was thinking that if i were to discover something simple i could make of these that kids could buy for around 5 dollars that would be great.

Possible ideas:
phone holder(like a collapsible one with notches)
lamp base(glue them back to back and stack them up like a log cabin except leave the gaps)

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#1 posted 11-11-2016 05:21 AM

Perfect size for glue ups to make things like this:

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