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Project by kiwimagic posted 06-17-2009 06:12 AM 1761 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey,
Well these were a first for me making these Doors or any door for that matter and also a laborer of love as it was for free LOL
Well these are My Stable Doors…
I worked with 2×4 dressed pine and rebated both sides then used 4inch v sheeting to give it the panel look. I also put in some insulation in the middle of the doors to give it the weather and sound proofing.. They have Brass hinges and handle. The door is about 980mm wide by 2.1m high over sized for wheelchair access.. I did a front door and a back door for them..
My mate she well kinda stained them green by accident its a green wood protection… My fault as i had to go to work and told her that you had to protect them with a stain and the coat them with clear lacquer of some kind.. so when i got back up to there place she had stained them like you see…..

So guys what you think??

-- To use the word "can't" is to admit Laziness and defeat.....





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#1 posted 06-17-2009 07:25 AM

cool doors well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 06-17-2009 07:51 AM

the door is the best part of the wall !
there are many more colors ,
so keep it up !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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kiwimagic

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#3 posted 06-17-2009 09:58 AM

yeah well the walls had yet to be rendered :-)

-- To use the word "can't" is to admit Laziness and defeat.....

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#4 posted 06-17-2009 11:16 AM

Great job. Looks very professional, and fits well with the building.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#5 posted 06-17-2009 11:18 AM

door looks good…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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#6 posted 06-17-2009 12:44 PM

Good neat well built job…...nice one Kiwi.

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#7 posted 06-17-2009 03:37 PM

So whats wrong with green?

-- RTB. stray animals are just looking for love

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#8 posted 06-28-2011 12:54 AM

Eco-green? Nicely made.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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