New Use for Old Water Skis

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Blog entry by WoodshopTherapy posted 11-26-2018 12:04 AM 1119 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

I had a customer bring me 3 water skis and asked me to build a corner shelf for them. It sounded straight forward until I started thinking about how to make sure the skis were square and plumb when I built it. I ended up mocking up a wall in the workshop so I could get all the parts lined up and determine the dimensions of the shelf unit.

I made a video of the project if you’re interested to see how I overcame the challenge and how it all came together. It was a fun project, including some restoration work on the vintage skis.

Let me know what you think. Scott

-- Scott Bennett - sharing woodworking knowledge

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#1 posted 11-27-2018 12:10 AM

I LOVE it.
Awesome job.
Watched the video. You are Canadian. # 2 Robertson screws !

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