Floating Wine Bottle Plank with Lichtenberg Wood Burning

Floating Wine Bottle Plank with Lichtenburg WoodBurning

I had some leftover wood after making a headboard with Lichtenberg woodburning. So I decided to make a few of these floating wine bottle planks.

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Here is a quick view of the wood burning in process

Measure 14 1/8″ and mark

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A chop saw is the best way to cut the foot of the floating wine bottle plank.

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Set to chop saw to 27 degrees

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Cutting the floating plank at 27 degrees. The long side of the plank should be cut to 14 1/8″

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Measure and mark 3 1/8″ from the top of the plank

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Measure from the edge to determine the center. Mark the center hole a 3 1/8 from the top of the board

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Clamp to a solid surface

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Drill the hole using and 1 1/2″ paddle bit

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Hole drilled in the Floating wine bottle plank

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Sanding the hole smooth with #220 grit sandpaper

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Testing the bottle holder before putting on polyurethane.

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Using clear polyurethane and a foam brush to put on 3 coats of polyurethane

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Here are a few more pics of the completed wine bottle holder. It is surprisingly well balanced.

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