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Cherry cheese tool holder

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Project by Greg Sherman posted 01-15-2019 03:25 PM 567 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey Lumberjocks,
I thought I’d share a Christmas present for one my friends. The box is all Cherry wood with mitered joints and a sliding top. I tried to add some flare to the handle of the box by offsetting the handle and blending the edges in to the top and corner miters. The overall dimensions are 6” wide and 13” long and about 3” deep. I sanded through the typical progressions ending with 400 grit then finished with Linseed Oil. I applied some wood wax to exterior of the box and the tool handles. The tool handles are Acacia which I turned on my lathe.
Thanks for checking out the Cherry Cheese Tool Holder.
Greg

-- Greg, Brentwood CA http://GregShermanDesigns.com





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#1 posted 01-15-2019 03:35 PM

nice work greg those make great gifts for cheese lovers.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#2 posted 01-15-2019 05:17 PM

I like handles too…

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#3 posted 01-16-2019 05:20 PM

A very nice set!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#4 posted 01-17-2019 01:17 PM

You did a great job on yours! I would really like to make some of those where did you get the cheese tools?

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#5 posted 01-17-2019 02:16 PM

the cheese tools are from Rockler. The have a set of four tools and the cheese planer was purchased from Rockler as well.

-- Greg, Brentwood CA http://GregShermanDesigns.com

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#6 posted 01-18-2019 01:18 PM

Looks great! Are the corners glue joints or is there a further mechanical fastener like a spline?

-- Tom

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