Miniature "Roubo" Stand

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Project by ShipWreck posted 05-24-2012 11:20 AM 3249 views 7 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I thought I would try a smaller version for a cell phone.

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#1 posted 05-24-2012 01:19 PM

Very cool. What did you use to split it? Band saw, hand saw, chisel’s…?

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#2 posted 05-24-2012 04:18 PM

Nice project.

-- Jeff,

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#3 posted 05-24-2012 04:53 PM

Very nice. I did one a month or so ago for my wife’s iPad. Definitely a fun, quick build!

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#4 posted 05-24-2012 05:33 PM


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#5 posted 05-24-2012 10:12 PM

Thanks guys.

Murch: I ran a 12 TPI carpenters saw right down to the joints. I had to fuss with the joints a bit more with a chisel.

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#6 posted 05-25-2012 01:13 AM

This is terrific! Love the blend of old woodwork alla roubo for new digital media…haaaa, high tech galoot woodwork! Great job on this!

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#7 posted 05-25-2012 11:34 AM

I’m stealing this one. Christmas is done.

-- From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned. Immanuel Kant

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#8 posted 05-25-2012 10:58 PM

I’ve thought about doing one of these eventually. How hard did it end up being.

Great work.

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#9 posted 05-25-2012 11:39 PM

Texchappy: About 2 hours total. I plan on doing a few more with miniature clocks in the base, and some brass inlay.

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#10 posted 05-27-2012 04:01 AM

Hi Shipwreck.

Consider it stolen. Right into my favorites file.


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#11 posted 05-28-2012 02:47 PM

Nice project!

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#12 posted 05-28-2012 03:28 PM

Thx all.


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