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Project by jetwhoop posted 10-16-2014 11:37 PM 1898 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is our new door bell cover. I didnt like the cheap plastic cover that came with it, and didn’t really like many of the other looks so before replacing the old one I measured it out and tried making something that was a little more unique. I think it came out ok. I tried to cave a subtle heart in it to see if anyone would notice?





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NormG

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#1 posted 10-17-2014 12:26 AM

Looks great

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#2 posted 10-17-2014 01:18 AM

wow, that is beautiful, great job

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---etsy.com/shop/SussmanWoodworking--

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Nicholas B. Cohen

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#3 posted 10-17-2014 10:08 AM

one of a kind bell cover :)

-- Nicholas

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#4 posted 10-17-2014 01:17 PM

Oh man. I love it. Now I need one just like it. I just don’t think I could pull it off as well you.

-- Thanks for all the lessons!

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#5 posted 10-17-2014 02:37 PM

Great idea and it looks very good too.

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#6 posted 10-17-2014 04:06 PM

That looks really cool. Great job

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#7 posted 10-17-2014 06:51 PM

Very kwel, the heart is a nice touch.

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#8 posted 10-17-2014 08:25 PM

How does it sound?

-- Art, Pittsburgh.

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#9 posted 10-19-2014 01:25 PM

I like it.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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jetwhoop

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#10 posted 10-20-2014 12:35 AM

Thanks for the encouraging words. The project was fairly easy using the King Arthur Holey Galahad Sander on an angle grinder. most of my time was spent sanding after using the tool. The sound would have been improved by cutting slots or probably drilling small holes near the metal chine; however, I figured I would see how it worked without them and it sounds fine though it is a little muffled.

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