key holder part 2

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Project by Monte Pittman posted 06-26-2012 12:11 AM 1997 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

When we last talked I had made three small key holders for a friend of my wife to chose from. All three failed because it was supposed to fit in your pocket. After I got over the communication oversight I tried to come up with something. This is spalted Oak. About 4-1/2 inches long. Water based poly finish. I’ll find out later tonight if she’ll even show her friend this one (friend never saw the others).

Thanks for looking

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#1 posted 06-26-2012 12:15 AM

really cool monte…does the key fit…should take a picture with the key in it…put a magnet on one side and use them for a hide a key…....

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#2 posted 06-26-2012 12:25 AM

Job completed! You oughtta give the woman one of each and put the smaller one in the first one you did. After all, it’s a key holder! LOL

Good job.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#3 posted 06-26-2012 12:52 AM

That’s cool and I haven’t figured out how you did it yet.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#4 posted 06-26-2012 01:02 AM

Split it down the middle and routered out the inside. Then notched the end to match. Sanded the crap out of it. Grizzman, I never actually seen the key. Got the “well it’s about this big” line from the wife. Stay tuned, there may be a part three.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#5 posted 06-26-2012 01:30 AM

I like it. That piece of wood is really cool

-- JoeyG ~~~

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#6 posted 06-26-2012 11:53 AM

Pretty nifty Monte

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#7 posted 06-26-2012 09:59 PM

looks good Monte

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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#8 posted 09-24-2012 09:11 AM

I like this one the best!

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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