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Spice rack i built for a customer out of red oak
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#1 posted 01-01-2010 11:25 PM
One big spice rack.
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#2 posted 01-01-2010 11:41 PM
Very nice. Tell us about how you finished it, please.
-- Every project is a learning opportunity, every error a design opportunity
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#3 posted 01-01-2010 11:58 PM
I do hope that the customer is a good cook with the work you have put into it
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#4 posted 01-02-2010 03:19 AM
what kind of joinery did you use to attach the shelves to the sides
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#5 posted 01-02-2010 05:09 AM
Nice looking piece! Is it really that big or does it just seem that way because of the picture? (What kind of deminsions- overall and between shelves?).
#6 posted 01-02-2010 05:22 AM
I forgot the exact dimensions I believe it was approx 13’’ wide and18’’ tall. the plans were all drawn up bu the customer when she approached me.
Have a nice day Lee
#7 posted 01-02-2010 05:11 PM
I finished it by staining with Min Wax golden oak stain then after drying for 24 hours sprayed it with hi solid sanding sealer lacquer base, then steel wool (0000) grit to get rid of the nubs or any roughness last it was sprayed with gloss lacquer 3 coats. the sanding sealer and lacquer was Diamond Vogel Brand.
The joinery on the shelves are mortise and tenon , I guess you could call it that, I cut 1/4’’ stopped dados where every shelf went 5/16’’ deep. then cut 1/4’‘x1/4’’ tenons on the shelves. the top and bottom is fastened with 5/16’’ dowels. I think the picture made it look bigger than it is .Have a nice day Lee
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#8 posted 01-02-2010 05:57 PM
Nice spice rack. Customer will love it.
-- Bob Kenosha Wi.
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#9 posted 01-02-2010 06:02 PM
Nice spice rack.
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#10 posted 01-03-2010 04:21 AM
Nice rack! :-)That will be my next project if my wife sees the pic.
-- John in Arizona (but it's a dry heat!)
Lee A. Jesberger
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#11 posted 03-03-2010 11:17 PM
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