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Stamp Holder
Basic Description Here is a plan for an incredibly simple project. The minimalist design is both fun to make and functional. It's a great project if you don't have much time or material or if you are a beginner trying to gain some experience working with wood.
Materials Wood and finishing oil. A complete material list is provided below.
Tools Bandsaw or scrollsaw or jigsaw, disc sander, sandpaper. A complete tool list is provided below.
Cost The plan itself is free! Estimated cost of materials: $.50
Time 30 minutes
Difficulty Easy
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Similar Projects If you enjoy small wood projects like this, you may also be interested in the following projects: date blocks, blockstack, impossible stack and domino effect.

the project plan begins here

step:     1          

The first step involves acquiring the necessary materials and proper tools. It is best to get everything prepared before commencing because you are free to progress without unnecessary interruptions.
completed stamp holder

Material List

Item Qty. Description
#1 varies Hardwood. We used cherry about 1 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 2 1/2" (4 x 6 x 6cm); any quality wood will suffice. We made ours particularly thick to accommodate all types of stamp rolls, see the design considerations section at the end of this plan for more information regarding dimensioning.
#2 - finishing oil more info

Tool List

bandsaw more info or scrollsaw more info
sandpaper and file (recommended)
compas or circle template
drill press more info and 1" to 1 1/2" dia. (25 - 38mm) forstner bit.
disc sander more info

step 2►

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