Simple, Easy Bottle Opener !

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Introduction: Simple, Easy Bottle Opener !

I enjoyed making this project and it works a treat. Using some oak.

Step 1: Routing a Recess

I first clamped a stop block to my router table fence, before routing a recess as shown,

next i clean up the edge with a chisel chopping the round edges square.

Step 2: Installing Screws

Next I placed a bottle in the recess and marked the scew locations, then I pre drilled and screw two flat head screws in place just touching the shoulder of the recess to give extra strenth when opening bottles.

Step 3: Sanding and Finishing

I then knocked of a few of the sharp corners with my hand plane and sanded to 400 grit, then I rubbed a Danish oil finish, I think next time I will experiment using different finishings as Danish is not really the right thing for this, but I think it turn out great.

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    To complicated. You could habe used the edge of the wood ;-)

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    Well if it is too complicated then that would work, but its really not that hard.