Solid Cherry Wine Rack

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Project by Durbs75 posted 09-23-2016 10:39 AM 795 views 7 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This solid cherry wine rack was made for a friend for her birthday. The rack features hand cut dovetails for all of the joinery except for the back panel. The finish is just boiled linseed oil and 4 coats of a satin wipe on poly (my own recipe).

-- Carey Durbin, Marietta GA,

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#1 posted 09-23-2016 01:24 PM

Nice design, the dove tails add a nice touch.

-- Chris K

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#2 posted 09-23-2016 04:49 PM

There’s everything men’s cave need. I like dovetail joints.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 09-23-2016 06:04 PM

Very nice. How is it attached to the wall?

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#4 posted 09-23-2016 07:13 PM

Thank you all! Those were my first hand cut dovetails I actually used on a project.

ScottM – It is attached via keyholes on the back. It’s wide enough to span 2 wall studs. The screws are in the wall studs so it will hold some weight!

-- Carey Durbin, Marietta GA,

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#5 posted 09-24-2016 12:28 AM

That’s a fine looking wine rack—love those dovetails! I’m sure she’ll really enjoy it—although looks like it needs some fine Oregon Pinot Noir!

-- Dean

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