• Advertise with us
Project by allwood posted 07-14-2016 04:44 PM 623 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

just a few barn doors from work that were fun to build, little bit of distressing on some.They were all built from poplar for the weight and ease of staining.

5 comments so far

View Derfss2003's profile


88 posts in 140 days

#1 posted 07-14-2016 08:43 PM

nice work. then look good.

-- Love the smell of snow in the morning.

View Mean_Dean's profile


4946 posts in 2570 days

#2 posted 07-14-2016 11:29 PM

Great looking set of doors—nice and rustic!

-- Dean

View tool_junkie's profile


291 posts in 1952 days

#3 posted 07-15-2016 03:22 AM

I really like the first one. What wood is it and did you ebonize it?

View Ziyad's profile


7 posts in 2563 days

#4 posted 07-15-2016 12:59 PM

I have been contemplating building a set of doors. Can you give me a quick rundown of the joinery you used?

-- I am always trying to find that straight edge

View allwood's profile


80 posts in 1586 days

#5 posted 07-16-2016 01:18 PM

All the doors were built using poplar wood, and the colours are just a brushed on stain, nothing fancy. Thanks for the comments. And joinery is straight forward, built the centre panels flat, machined a light v-groove, built face frames to sandwich the centre panels between, glue and clamp. Like a 3 layer plywood idea.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics