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60 bf of 5/4 red oak - no idea what to make

by HickWillis
posted 01-27-2017 01:38 PM


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Ron Aylor

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#1 posted 01-27-2017 01:49 PM

The is absolutely nothing you can make with just 60 bft of red oak. Simply package it up and send it my way! LOL!

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UncannyValleyWoods

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#2 posted 01-27-2017 01:53 PM

Don’t use it for cutting boards, that’s for sure. Red oak just isn’t good for that.

-- “If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little electric chairs around their necks instead of crosses.” ― Lenny Bruce

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#3 posted 01-27-2017 02:18 PM

Step stool.

Aj

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#4 posted 01-27-2017 02:26 PM

Or a His and Hers valet box:

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#5 posted 01-27-2017 03:01 PM

Lots and lots of cabinet face frames.

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#6 posted 01-27-2017 05:26 PM

I recently make my nephew a wedding present out of some scraps I had. Sorry, no pictures but I made them a napkin holder and the salt and pepper shakers from Jay Bates’ page. I’m sure you could spice them up by mixing in some other woods. Simple projects but nice results and appreciated since they are hand made.

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#7 posted 01-27-2017 08:59 PM

You can make a bunch of nice bows out of that! Probably not the greatest wedding present though, lol.

-- I'm not as good as I once was, but I'm as good once as I ever was.

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HickWillis

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#8 posted 01-27-2017 09:07 PM

Good suggestions so far. I did some more searching for some inspiration and I was thinking maybe something like a small hutch for them to use as a bar/liquor cabinet.

-- -Will

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