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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Collierville, TN

    Bottle Stoppers

    I have an upcoming show and have been told that these things sell well so I thought I should make some. These are my first. Spent Friday evening and yesterday making 25. They are relative easy to do. The most difficult thing for me was coming up with all the designs. Even slipped in a couple of Hollow Forms. There are Maple Burl, Mesquite, Dyed Ash, Walnut, Cherry, Magahogny, Zebrawood and Purpleheart.
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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Goodland, Kansas
    Boy Keith you have been a busy boy. Wow those are some mighty fine looking stoppers. I need to try some of those.
    Bernie W.

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  3. #3
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Mooreland, Indiana

    I agree with Bernie, you have been a busy boy. Super Nice!!!

    Maker of Fine Lathe Tools & Accessories.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Mason Michigan
    Very nice Keith!

    I like the hollow forms and the burls the best.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM
    You're a dang machine, Keith. It'd sure take me longer than a day and an evening to turn 25. They look great, and I like the NE and HF versions, too.
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  6. #6
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Rio Rancho, NM
    Nice variety, Keith. I like them all! Have a good show and sell a lot!

    Nancy (68 days)
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