Upper Deck #9: Finished

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Blog entry by Zuki posted 07-23-2009 01:55 AM 1098 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Well I’m done. This past weekend I installed the top rail and this evening I finished the leg bracing and prettied it up a little. Forgive the pictures as it is dark outside and I wanted to post this tonight.

A close-up of the finished railing.

Here is the prettying up. The metal panels we actually found in someone’s bulk garbage pickup.

So as a recap we have come from here . . .

To here . . . .

To here . . .

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#1 posted 07-23-2009 02:14 AM


Really like the way you topped the railing.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 07-23-2009 02:22 AM

Very nicely done! Art and function well blended.

-- Dave; Lansing, Kansas

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#3 posted 07-23-2009 03:02 AM

well done

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 07-23-2009 03:16 AM

Been following along. You did a commendable job. Enjoy the new space.

-- Bill - If I knew GRANDKIDS were so much fun I would have had them first.

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#5 posted 07-23-2009 11:59 AM

An impressive piece of work Zuki. And a great find on the panels, they enhance your work perfectly.

I see that DW has already started decorating so I guess it’s time you started on your rocking chair, eh?

Really nice work.

-- Working at Woodworking

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#6 posted 07-23-2009 12:39 PM

Great results!

You should quit your day job and become a carpenter/builder,or failing that, you could produce step by step guides for the Canadian homeower/handyman.

Guy From Suimmerside, PEI

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#7 posted 07-24-2009 01:57 AM

Tks all.

Yes Russel DW does have a couple of pot of flowers on the deck. Not sure what they are. She has the green thumb . . . mine is usually bruised, full of splinters or cut. :-)

Hey Spud. My day job is a little more lucrative. I would either have to charge a WHOLE LOT OF MONEY or get really really really fast at building. Oh . . . where are the picks of your shop and the sofa table?

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#8 posted 07-28-2009 02:40 AM


Did you check out home page?


-- Guy,PEI

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