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Forum topic by ShipWreck posted 05-20-2012 06:14 PM 2611 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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ShipWreck

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05-20-2012 06:14 PM

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Hello LJ’s

I have been practicing with a couple of miniature Roubo Bookstands for the past couple of days. Thery are alot of fun to make but I am having a problem after I get them to pop open. It seems to me that they are too vertical? If so, should I remove more wood from the flats….... or the 45’s? These pics are of a pine piece I just popped open.

Thannks….... John


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#1 posted 05-20-2012 06:55 PM

Looks like fun John. The first time I’d seen this done was when Roy Underhill did one . Good Job.

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#2 posted 05-21-2012 01:59 AM

Looks good, John.

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