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Project by TZH posted 11-13-2009 07:50 AM 4747 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This wine rack is made from a slab taken out of a Douglas Fir on our property that was rotting from the inside out. I used a hole saw to start the circle cuts, and then went to a Forstner bit to clean them out. The open center was completed the same way. Very labor intensive, so I’m going to try a 3 5/8 inch self-feed bit the next time. The wine rack is about 15 inches high by 18 inches wide by 7 inches deep. This one is going to be a birthday gift for our son (yes, he’s over 21). The next one I try is going to be made from a cankered branch on a Ponderosa Pine.

-- Where The Spirit In Wood Lives On





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 11-13-2009 08:18 AM

unique

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Bob Collins

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#2 posted 11-13-2009 01:20 PM

Nice used of some timber that could have been fire wood. Certainly has the rustic look. Great work.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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jockmike2

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#3 posted 11-13-2009 01:31 PM

Beautifully rustic.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 11-13-2009 01:33 PM

Very creative. Love it.

-- Carl Rast, Pelion, SC

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#5 posted 11-13-2009 04:57 PM

Very cool! Great idea. I have a slab of oak that decided not to be what I had planned (by splitting half way through the project). Thank you for the inspiration. I’m going to try to put a little twist on it though. Nice post.

-- Cheers and God Bless

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#6 posted 11-13-2009 04:59 PM

Nice, great addition for his kitchen.

-- Bob Kenosha Wi.

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#7 posted 11-13-2009 11:10 PM

Great idea and well finished. Cheers!

-- Sandy, Minnesota, www.rusticwoodworking.com

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hap

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#8 posted 11-14-2009 03:53 AM

good ideal, i think i will try one.

-- hap, gunbarrel city tx.

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#9 posted 11-14-2009 08:03 AM

Definitely a different twist…..on the usual drab looking, run of the mill wine storage units.
Nicely done.

-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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