Monthly Book Giveaway - January 2023

salt and pepper grinder combo set

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Project Information
i made a bunch of the grinders for christmas gifts and really liked them so i decided to make my self a set,with a little extra.added a napkin holder and a cup for tooth picks.wood is oregon maple burl.finished with general finishes oil based satin.grinders are from penn state.rubber feet on the bottoms.



working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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Wow - very nice looking.

Did you make the toothpicks on your lathe? :)

"That is not only not right; it is not even wrong" - Wolfgang Pauli

thanks chuck. and of course i made everything ;-))

working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

Nice way to show off some beautiful wood!
thanks steve.yeah that maple burl is just gorgeous,but sadly im running out.

working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

Sweet project, like the wood selection and that makes a wonderful set. Might just borrow this from you. Been thinking about placing an order for the grinders.

Main Street to the Mountains

yeah go for it.they makes great gifts.

working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

Super Nice Pottz, you did a Fantastic job on those!

-- Soli Deo gloria! ( To God alone be the Glory)

thank you my friend.

working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

That has a classy look!
Fortunate you had plenty of the matching burl (or new you wouldn't biff it 8^)

Burls and oils, is there anything better?
I just love this set that wood is awesome GR8 JOB :<))))

*TONY ** Reinholds* ALWAYS REMEMBER TO HAVE FUN

thanks splint,tony.i had enough so if i screwed something up i could redo it.not anymore though.

working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

Some of the prettiest wood I've seen. With the base you made, that's a set anyone would be proud to have. Excellent job.  Mike
Pottz,

Very well done.  Where do you buy the hardware?


Petey

penn state petey.

working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

 penn state petey.
trying to figure out quote  thingy :<)))

*TONY ** Reinholds* ALWAYS REMEMBER TO HAVE FUN

I just ordered some last night.

Main Street to the Mountains