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Project by degoose posted 11-16-2009 10:00 AM 6061 views 18 times favorited 38 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had the drunken weave done, for it seems like for ever… last week I decided to finish it… added a ring border.. for the Hands On Expo in Brisbane on the week end….
I had a piece of one hundred year old Silky Oak… Lace Wood… Grevillea Robusta… ok
Drilled a hole in the centre and fitted it to the TWC and cut a ring.. leaving a 1/16 inch gap to be filled with a stripe of Purple Heart..cut with the Incra TSLS 32 ..unashamed plug… eventually these plugs will be profitable. lol

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#1 posted 11-16-2009 10:18 AM

Now that is a very pretty thing!
I’m all for the shameless plug,especially when it’s for a quality outfit like Incra.
I have their 300mm bendy rule & am getting the protractor from Santa (would love a table saw draped with the Incra TSLS 32 but alas my 7ft by 13ft workshop won’t allow such extravagance!)
Nice one Larry…

-- "Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible." ~ Frank Zappa

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#2 posted 11-16-2009 10:32 AM

What is this? A Holy Larry? What ever it is, its fantastic!!

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#3 posted 11-16-2009 10:56 AM

a thingie! a thingie!!!!!!
amazing… do you sell the incra as well? I am looking for someone who can send it to NZ (don’t get excited – not now, when I get my next tablesaw – the robland can’t be fitted with incra)

-- The woods are lovely, dark and deep, but I have promises to keep...

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#4 posted 11-16-2009 11:13 AM

Very cool Larry. What is it for?

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

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#5 posted 11-16-2009 11:19 AM

You tell me Mike… actually it is a pizza stand… put the pizza box on it to save the coffee table… lol

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#6 posted 11-16-2009 11:55 AM

man that has to be the fanciest pizza box stand i have seen

(I hope your not going to tell us it took 400 hours to do and is worth a the cost of a few incra draped saws)


-- Happiness is a way of travel , not a destination (Roy Goodman)

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#7 posted 11-16-2009 12:01 PM

Hooky you is a bad lad,,, the ring only took a few minutes to cut on the TWC… so I can’t really charge anything for the extras????
N U is right that is the fanciest pizza stand on LJs

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#8 posted 11-16-2009 12:08 PM

Larry that board is very cool. I would suggest that it is indeed a bread cutting board. As you cut, the crumbs fall through to the bottom. When you’re done you simply lift the board and sweep away the crumbs. Or…you can put a handle on it and use it for a tennis racket! I’m sure this flexible item will become a best seller. No matter, it’s so good to look at, you could just hang it on the wall as art.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#9 posted 11-16-2009 12:12 PM

I’ve never heard of a pizza box stand, but it looks very nice.
What is the diameter of this ?
Mini versions would make nice trivets.
Great job !!


-- Imagination rules the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~

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#10 posted 11-16-2009 12:17 PM

Lisa 14 ”
Mike I did…. hung it on the wall that is… ;p

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#11 posted 11-16-2009 01:05 PM

Very nice work, Larry.
I like the open weave on this one.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#12 posted 11-16-2009 02:01 PM

really cool design, I like it.

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#13 posted 11-16-2009 02:18 PM

Very cool. I like it a lot.


-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#14 posted 11-16-2009 02:42 PM

Drunken weaves surely go well with beer and pizza. Probably took you so long as you spend all your time now signing autographs…

Very cool design.

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#15 posted 11-16-2009 03:01 PM

Very nice work. I’d eat pizza every day just so I could use the stand. Great job.

-- --It's not how long you live, but how you live that makes it a life.--

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