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Some more tea lights made from birds eye maple and oak – scraps from project, I’m currently working on. Finish – wood oil.
My motto is – never throw away any piece of wood – always reuse any scrap possible.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted





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woodshaver Tony C

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#1 posted 10-17-2017 03:10 PM

I like your motto! Your scraps look better as Tea Lights Ivan! Nice work!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#2 posted 10-17-2017 03:24 PM

great use of scraps,interesting shapes.i agree i keep anything over a foot,less than that i get rid of it unless its an exotic hardwood which gets put in my pen lumber stash.nice work ivan.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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#3 posted 10-17-2017 03:27 PM

Very nice use of scraps

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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kiefer

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#4 posted 10-17-2017 04:10 PM

Nice idea and use of scraps .

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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#5 posted 10-17-2017 05:52 PM

You did a nice job on these, Ivan,

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#6 posted 10-17-2017 07:19 PM

Use them to bring on the light. Good thinking Ivan.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#7 posted 10-17-2017 07:43 PM

yeap scraps do make so nice things Ivan, I use then all the time. Well done buddy :) !!!

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!

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#8 posted 10-17-2017 08:29 PM

Nice teal light holders, Ivan. Scraps is why I can walk in my wood room any more. I can’t throw away any good wood if it might be used in a future project.

Cheers, Jim

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

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#9 posted 10-17-2017 10:37 PM

Very nice Ivan, you have the best scraps!

-- "just be yourself, everyone else is taken"....Oscar Wilde

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#10 posted 10-18-2017 12:26 AM

I like the alternating angles on the different pieces. Looks great Ivan

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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#11 posted 10-18-2017 02:10 AM

This is a great idea for Christmas gifts. Thanks for sharing.

-- Leafherder

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#12 posted 10-18-2017 03:42 AM

Thanks all for views and comments.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#13 posted 10-19-2017 12:52 AM

Great use of scrap wood Ivan !!!!

-- Rick --------The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.

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#14 posted 01-02-2018 10:00 PM

Very nice, good style.

-- Every project is a learning opportunity, every error a design opportunity

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