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Project by jack1 posted 10-11-2014 02:29 AM 1633 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We got back from camping at Bodega Bay Dunes and I was not happy with the paper towel holder. I’d threatened to replace it before but finally followed through this time. Just used the existing plastic marvel to get general dimensions and modified the holder accordingly. Took part of an afternoon from start to finish. Red oak blends in well with what was there to begin with too.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#1 posted 10-11-2014 04:03 AM

Good job Jack. Is that in a camper? I need to make a little shelf unit for my camper kitchen counter.

-- Bill M. "People change, walnut doesn't" by Gene.

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#2 posted 10-11-2014 04:27 AM

Problem solved.
Good job Jack !

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#3 posted 10-11-2014 10:30 AM

Nice one , Jack. Those are sure handy!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#4 posted 10-11-2014 08:33 PM

Yes it’s a Lance 835

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#5 posted 10-12-2014 03:55 AM

Great Lookin Job

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#6 posted 10-12-2014 04:00 AM

Very cool…and i was just at Doran Beach yesterday on a school field trip….

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#7 posted 10-12-2014 04:06 AM

Great camping except
For the fog horn.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#8 posted 10-12-2014 01:09 PM

Neat idea.

-- Woodworking with Limited Tools

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#9 posted 10-14-2014 12:00 AM

Chalk up another roll of success.

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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