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Project by GR8HUNTER posted 04-30-2018 05:40 PM 1112 views 6 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

after my wife seen woodshaver (tony) m and m dispenser….. i knew i had to make her one ….so thanks for the measurements and advice Tony ….. so here is my version …changed up just a bit to make it mine …same design really i just put springs in mine ….i figured the rubber bands would have gotten to much of a workout LOL… i also changed the shoots a bit …... last picture is the payout from pulling the knob :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#1 posted 04-30-2018 05:47 PM

Now that’s cool!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 04-30-2018 05:57 PM

Ik kom nog eens een snoepje bij je halen.


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#3 posted 04-30-2018 07:07 PM

Nicely done! And rewarding!

-- Dave - Minneapolis

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#4 posted 04-30-2018 07:25 PM

Oh I like that. Great job. The only change I would make is one jar for M & M’s and the other for jelly beans!!

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#5 posted 04-30-2018 07:34 PM

A 2 holer ! I thought they were extinct. Oh, that’s something else.

Nice work! Good thinking about the spring.

-- My reality check bounced...

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#6 posted 04-30-2018 07:36 PM

Great Job!

DAMN! Now you made us all want to make some!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#7 posted 04-30-2018 08:18 PM

Tony, really nice job. I bet the wife was really happy. I have wanted to make one for quite a while so…..

DAMN! Now you made us all want to make some!

- ralbuck

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

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#8 posted 04-30-2018 08:25 PM

nice job but thanks now i will have to stop for some candy after work congrats on the daily well deserved.

-- Terry Uncle Buck Carvins "woodworking minus patience equals firewood "

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#9 posted 04-30-2018 08:26 PM

Very nice ! I always wanted to make one of those. Never had enough M and M’s. I know I wouldn’t have enough to eat and fill up the dispenser. You did a GREAT job on this one.!!!

-- K. Stone “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin

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#10 posted 04-30-2018 09:03 PM

Really great job, Tony. Congrats on the Top Three.
There wouldn’t be rubber bands in mine either. With only 5 M&Ms per pull, I’d wear ‘em out the first day.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#11 posted 04-30-2018 11:20 PM

Evidently I am in the backwater part of Ohio. All I’ve ever seen are one holer’s. Nice job, anything that provides M&Ms is a win win. Thanks for sharing.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#12 posted 05-01-2018 01:15 AM

Oh Yeah! I’ve got to make one of these for my Grandsons. Their folks will hate me for it! It’s so going to be worth it.

Thanks Tony. That’s an awesome project! A very proper Top #3 if ever I saw one!

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#13 posted 05-01-2018 01:44 AM

Nice job GR8... Everyone tell me I’m no sweetie so I’ll see if I can make a chilli dispenser.

Thanks Tony, Tony… (no… no stutter… both Tonys) for the “plans”.

Ik kom nog eens een snoepje bij je halen.

- Dutchy

Yes… it will dispense “Nederlandse drop” (Dutch licorice)...

-- If your first cut is too short... Take the second cut from the longer end... LBD

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#14 posted 05-01-2018 01:54 AM

Nice work, would need a much larger capacity storage unit for my wife. Otherwise we would be filling it up every few hours…


-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#15 posted 05-01-2018 04:40 AM

Great job but don’t tell my wife about it.

-- Peter New Zealand

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