Introduction: Wooden Dowel Soap Dish Holder Rack

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In this instructable you'll see: How I made a Soap Dish/Holder, made of pinewood and some dowels! The length of the soap dish is 43cm, the width 16cm, the height 5cm and the diameter of the dowels 6mm.

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Firstly, cut all the pieces in the dimensions you want.

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In this case the length of the soap dish is 43 cm, the width 16 cm and the height 5 cm.

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Now cut the dowels, equal to the width of the structure, in this case 16 cm.

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From each end of the wood, measure a distance equal to its width, in this case 1.5 cm, and divide the space between them in smaller spaces of 2 cm.

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After you have marked the distances in the wood, get another one you have cut in the same dimensions and screwed them together.

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With a try square extend the line that you have already done.

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Now with a drill, depending on the diameter of the dowels, open the holes you have marked, In this case I use 6mm.

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Now you have 2 pieces with the same holes at the same points.

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With a countersink bit, smooth the holes, which will be in the inside of the structure.

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It’s time to assemble all the pieces.

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Now put the dowels one by one into the holes you have made.

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For the dowels not to move from their place, put a nail in each of them, exactly in the center.

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Cut around the construction one to two mm, so the dowels and the sides, to be like one single wood.

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Sand the entire construction and if you want, smooth all the edges with a router for a more beautiful appearance.

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Thanks for reading & I hope you liked it!

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Comments

amberrayh (author)2015-11-23

Great idea! Are you going to hang this or leave it on a countertop?

Thanks for your kind words!

Lol, you're right! I added 2 more pics now, so i hope this answers your question!

Best Regards!

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