Where can I find more of these?

booandlunaAugust 20, 2010

I used to by these lazy susans from my local stained glass supplier, but the company that sold them wholesale to the trade went out of business and I and other artists can't seem to find out where they were made or if anyone else has any. They are unfinished 19 1/2" diameter round lazy susans that you can apply a glass or tile mosaic design to. One model also had a center hole to accommodate a patio umbrella. They were made of pine with a metal (wrought iron looking) band around the outside with a lazy susan ball bearing unit attached to the bottom. They were originally marketed through "The Glass Emporium", Hatfield, PA who are no longer in business. I have a picture of one but don't know how to post it on this site.

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Don't know where to buy ready made, but I found the parts to make my own at Lowes a couple yrs ago, when I needed one for the mannequin I sold. I bought a ready made wooden table top and the mechanism kit to go underneath. Very easy to assemble.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2010 at 6:52PM
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this may be what you are looking for,, dont know if they do wholesale or not but...

Here is a link that might be useful: lazy susan

    Bookmark   August 21, 2010 at 11:53AM
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Wow, I found one last month at a garage sale for a dollar. I debated whether or not to buy it. Now I see they are pricey! I will keep my eyes open at thrift shops and garage sales for these things. I have been wanting to mosaic some for a long time.

    Bookmark   August 22, 2010 at 10:21PM
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Google these search terms, then go to the "Shopping" pages:

Lazy Susan Lip

There are many listed; hope you find what you're looking for!

    Bookmark   August 31, 2010 at 11:18AM
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I also make my own. Usually cut .5 plywood 18" to 20" diameter,ball bearing assembly $8, and iron on veneer for edge. If you find any of those old round tables with the 3 screw in legs that we used to throw a round cloth over, they are a nice 20". Just sand, stain, and finish the wood veneer after you have grouted. I also always paint the rounds with white Kilz primer before mosaic pieces go on.

    Bookmark   September 1, 2010 at 8:13PM
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Thank you for this information! So helpful.

    Bookmark   September 1, 2010 at 8:52PM
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dont know if you are still looking for the lazy susans but i just happened to run across these


Here is a link that might be useful: timeless tiffany

    Bookmark   October 14, 2010 at 10:45PM
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