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Spanish Cedar Gate

12-30-2016 02:38 AM by clin | 7 comments »

I’ve been making some gates for my house. Here’s a link to a project I posted a earlier. Here’s the drawing. the gate is roughly 6 ft tall and 4 1/2 ft wide. So it is a rather large gate. While the back gates, made from inland red cedar, came out fine, I wanted a more refined look for the large front gate leading to our house. After calling around, a small lumber dealer “Southwest Lumber” in Albuquerque, NM suggested I consider Spanish cedar. So I headed there to have a look. Big very, very clear pieces of wood. For the most efficient use of the wood, pieces about 11 ft long would work best giving me a 6 ft and 5 ft piece, one stile and rail....

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