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Project by kansas posted 04-20-2017 11:52 PM 895 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from oak and other rustic boards. Meaeures 50” x 82”. Very heavy. I also made all the hardware except the wheels. It is just screwed together. Cross brace is half lapped in center. Just one soaking coat of linseed oil and poly mixed, then wiped off. Lightly sanded just to remove splinters.





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Pointer

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#1 posted 04-21-2017 03:33 AM

Wow, very nice. I really like this door. Nice job on the hardware as well. Metal is something I have not done much with.

-- Joe - - When 10 million people believe in a dumb idea, it's still a dumb idea.

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#2 posted 04-21-2017 07:02 AM

niceeeeeee !!!!!!!

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions

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#3 posted 04-21-2017 10:36 AM

Nothing I like more than rustic / industrial / old barn style. Beautiful doors.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 04-21-2017 04:33 PM

On my ever increasing ‘to-do’ list: laundry room sliding barn yard doors. Did you fabricate the metal pieces from the wheels to the door; the hangars?

-- The Carpenter Bee is derived from the Ancient Greek word wood-cutter

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#5 posted 04-21-2017 05:06 PM

As a farm boy—relocated to urbia—GREAT JOB!

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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#6 posted 04-21-2017 05:31 PM

That’s a nice looking door. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#7 posted 04-21-2017 06:02 PM

Ah yes.. I see “made all hardware except wheels”. Might have to watch something on how to make that hardware.

-- The Carpenter Bee is derived from the Ancient Greek word wood-cutter

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