Introduction: DIY Wooden Toothbrush

This is how I made a (safe and usable) wooden toothbrush from scratch with very few tools and materials. This project was very fun and easy and took about 30 minutes. I definitely recommend trying this for yourself.

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Step 1: Video

This video will show you all the steps needed to take in order to make this toothbrush, as well as the materials and tools needed.

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-1/2 in. thick oak or similar wood board

-Cheap toothbrush (that you don't mind destroying)

- Gorilla Wood Glue (non-toxic)

-Oil (I used Canola oil because its food safe)


-Jigsaw/coping saw/bandsaw

-Files + rasps or a router with a rounding bit

-Sandpaper (60 grit to 240 grit)

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