Potter wand for Grandson's 6th grade auction basket

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Project by Douglas Bordner posted 11-13-2018 06:10 PM 775 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut wand spindle with turned tenon. Through drilled Cardinalwood handle turned between 60° centers. Hut PPP.
I anticipate filling the finial end with some stabilized maple burl for the one planned for Aiden’s personal imaginative fun.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over two decades.

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#1 posted 11-13-2018 06:12 PM

Nicely done, Sir!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 11-13-2018 06:20 PM

Got a little whippy there at the end, Charlie. I’m going to use rosewoods only on Aiden’s personal one.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over two decades.

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#3 posted 11-13-2018 06:35 PM

Simply magical!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#4 posted 11-13-2018 09:27 PM

Anyone with “imagination” will be sure to bid on this.

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#5 posted 11-13-2018 10:39 PM

Very nice workmanship Douglas my good buddy.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#6 posted 11-14-2018 03:10 AM

Just what every young wizard and witch wants for 6th grade. Great job and very timely with the new movie about to open. Thanks for sharing,

-- Leafherder

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