5 landing oak staircase

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Project by masterpj posted 12-13-2015 09:40 PM 876 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built this 5 landing staircase, all material was red oak, skirt boards had to be mitered to the risers, 108 combined risers and treads. Had to cut miters on all treads and return the nosing , 34 newel post, all had to be notched down into the decking and lag bolted to floor joists, also installed 100 balusters that had a 3/4 dowel into each tread. I had to pre cut all the parts so the home owner could stain them before I fasten them. I also had to cut and install all the nosing , Scotia (cove ) moldings and all hand rails

-- John J.

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#1 posted 12-13-2015 10:09 PM

Good Lord, what a heck of a great job. Blown away.

-- I've almost got all the tools I need, almost.

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#2 posted 12-13-2015 10:31 PM

Very nice staircase. Good going!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 12-13-2015 11:06 PM

Very Nice. And allot of blood, sweat and tears I am sure.

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#4 posted 12-14-2015 02:31 AM

Wow, what a lot of work. This is definitely a good time to jig up.

-- Joe - - Laughter is like a windshied wiper, it doesn't stop the rain but allows us to keep going.

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#5 posted 12-14-2015 02:16 PM

Fantastic job, would like to see the rest of the house, must be something really fantastic to have a staircase like that.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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