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Project by Doug posted 11-20-2012 02:27 AM 1692 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I started this lazy susan a very long time ago. I just couldn’t put it off any longer. I was going to put some inlay around the edge to hide the end-grain but that didn’t work out. I used white oak and finished it with a couple coats of poly. It will serve my family well. Thanks for looking.

Take care.

-- Doug

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#1 posted 11-20-2012 02:49 AM

Look great my wife keeps asking me to build one of these thanks for the idea

-- Pat Brownfield Westland,Michigan

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#2 posted 11-20-2012 04:16 AM

Great Job Doug. I sure know what it’s all about have projects long over due.


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#4 posted 11-20-2012 01:19 PM

I like it. Very universal. Would fit on anyones table

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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#5 posted 11-21-2012 12:22 AM

Nice colors and grain. What is this rotating upon? I’m thinking of making one for Thanksgiving (ie in short order), and have two scraps of Baltic Birch plywood, nearly equal in size circles. I was going to use one as a top, then the lazy susan hardware then the bottom. However, it looks like you don’t have a bottom. Is you lazy susan hardware sitting on the counter?

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#6 posted 11-21-2012 07:05 PM

It is tantalizingly pretty!

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#7 posted 11-21-2012 08:52 PM

I appreciate the comments.

skyboy_psu – There is a bottom to it. It’s simply a piece of 3/4” oak plywood cut to a 9” diameter. I banded the plywood edge with some iron on banding. The two parts are joined together by a 6” lazy susan bearing that I got from a local ACE Hardware store.

-- Doug

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