Oak gun cabinet

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Project by mrickmerrill posted 02-09-2017 03:08 PM 626 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

11 gun cabinet a friend at work asked me to build for him. It’s a little hard to see , but there is also a pistol rack inside the riffle area. He asked for a large slide out shelf for ammunition. It’s pretty big, so I made it in two pieces. Top half and bottom half. The color is 2/3 golden oak and 1/3 provincial. I tried spraying Minwax Poly…... probably won’t do that again! Fun project.

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#1 posted 02-09-2017 03:56 PM

What’s his address again?.........I need to get my hands on some easily accessible guns.

Like the woodworking but hate the idea…....especially with the pistols, which of course have a higher theft demand.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#2 posted 02-09-2017 03:59 PM

Nice gun cabinet, solid too being built out of oak. One has to reduce the pixel size of vertical pictures to make them stay upright. I use the paint program because it is easy for my limited computer skills.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#3 posted 02-09-2017 04:06 PM

nice job

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#4 posted 02-09-2017 04:41 PM

You built it sideways! Dang smart phone, huh?
Google how to fix that.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#5 posted 02-09-2017 05:18 PM

That is a beautiful gun cabinet. A real fine piece of workmanship.

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#6 posted 02-09-2017 07:07 PM

very nice cabinet even sideways,love to make one to show off my guns but as ohwoodeye said its make for easy pickens.welcome to lumber jocks.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#7 posted 02-09-2017 09:53 PM

This is a big bad gun cabinet and it’s also a beautiful piece of furniture. You really have done a fine job on this piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#8 posted 02-10-2017 07:12 AM

Beautiful rustic style.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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