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Wine bar from salvaged lumber with door knob feet

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Project by wacki posted 09-15-2016 02:05 AM 2890 views 17 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wine bar I built from salvaged , circle sawn barn wood. Everything is salvaged on this project, the feet are door knobs from a building torn down a couple years back, the handles were from a display I found in the dump even the finishes were left over from other jobs. All joints are datoed and dowelled and other than nails holding the back on there is no other hardware used for joinery. The drawers are my first try at hand cut dovetail joints and I was pretty happy with them. Look close at the handles they look like branches and I thought they went well with the style.

-- Bob Serwacki Helena Montana





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FancyShoes

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#1 posted 09-15-2016 03:09 AM

Well I like it! Simple and effective!

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#2 posted 09-15-2016 03:29 AM

That’s a sharp looking cabinet. It has a great aged look.

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#3 posted 09-15-2016 09:46 AM

great use of what could have been fire wood

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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don38

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#4 posted 09-15-2016 09:49 AM

very nice

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#5 posted 09-15-2016 12:07 PM

Love it !
I will drink to it !

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#6 posted 09-15-2016 03:59 PM

Looks good! Hard to believe everything came from recycled wood.

-- VR, Richard "Fear is nothing more than a feeling. You feel hot. You feel hungry. You feel angry. You feel afraid. Fear can never kill you"--Remo Williams

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#7 posted 09-15-2016 05:34 PM

This wine bar turned out nicely.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#8 posted 09-15-2016 10:41 PM

That’s a great looking wine bar! I like that you were able to use all salvaged wood and parts—really adds to the character of the piece!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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canadianchips

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#9 posted 09-16-2016 01:18 PM

WELL DONE !
I love this.
Creative ideas for re-purposed items.
YES.
These are things I like to see posted !

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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#10 posted 09-16-2016 11:24 PM

this is a charming kind of rustic and an excellent example of how to utilize reclaimed wood
nice work

-- Greg Simon

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