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MAHOGANY DOORS WITH TRANSOM

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Project by tomakazi posted 06-05-2009 06:53 AM 2006 views 5 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are some doors I made awhile back. The small squares were made for precut beveled glass pieces. the other leaded glass was all custom made. The main frames were joined with tennons and all the smaller joints were doweled (The Festool Domino wasn’t out yet). After the glass was in I made custom rabbeted trim had to be installed around each piece of glass. I havn’t been able to find the pics of the finished product in a while, I will post them when I do.

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 06-05-2009 07:18 AM

very nice doors well done

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Lars Öhlin

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#2 posted 06-05-2009 08:41 AM

Very well balanced design. what finish did you use in the end?

-- Lars Öhlin [Sweden - Helsingborg - Domsten]

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#3 posted 06-05-2009 01:07 PM

Nice designed and well constructed.

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#4 posted 06-05-2009 02:51 PM

Excellent, can you get any pictures with glass and installed?

-- Dan Wiggins

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tomakazi

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#5 posted 06-05-2009 04:28 PM

I made these for a custom door & stained glass shop. they had their own finisher, so I don’t know what he used. I have the pics somewhere, I recently moved and haven’t found them. I will post as soon as I find them.

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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#6 posted 06-05-2009 05:12 PM

Beautiful!
Great design, fantastic craftsmanship, beautiful wood. Excellent!!!!!!!!

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#7 posted 06-06-2009 01:05 AM

Very nice. Very art deco?

And quoting John Lydon too!

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#8 posted 06-06-2009 03:33 AM

Wow! How beautiful to come home and open THOSE doors. Curious as the the color/finish.

-- If you don't try you will never know if you can!

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#9 posted 06-06-2009 12:34 PM

wow…great looking doors…would love to see them finished….very well done

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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#10 posted 07-04-2009 03:54 PM

Beautiful…your choice of mohogany and grain placement is awesome…spar varathane finish…3 coats?

-- Cedrus of British Columbia

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#11 posted 07-07-2009 02:24 PM

Great doors. It inspire me ;)

-- Marian Neagu - Targoviste, Romania

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