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Project by terrilynne posted 06-26-2010 07:35 PM 2153 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A friend of ours asked us if we could build a bar. I was a bartender for 20 years before I met Mike so this was right up my alley. I went home drew up a plan and made a rough sketch. We started work 2 days later. Mike of course was the master builder, I did the design, stain and finish and the grunt work.

-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!

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#1 posted 06-26-2010 07:55 PM

Well it looks very nice, but the location has me puzzled, is this at a shop? or someones garage? I’m wondering about the name “dog house” and whether your friend is in it? Looks great and I’m sure there will be plenty of partying. I’ll have a pinch (scotch) on the rocks with a lemon twist please.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#2 posted 06-26-2010 08:08 PM

I’m thirsty

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#3 posted 06-26-2010 08:11 PM

It’s in Texas in a private airplane hanger. He doesn’t own a plane so don’t be afraid! I painted dog house on it because he said this is where he’ll go when he’s “in the dog house”. It’s a perfect spot for all those Texas BBQ’s.
P.S. please don’t drink and fly!

-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!

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#4 posted 06-26-2010 08:14 PM

Nice bar did you stock it too?..................................Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www.

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#5 posted 06-27-2010 02:09 AM

Looks beautiful, what kind of wood was used?

-- If there's anything more important than my ego around, I want it caught and shot now.

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#6 posted 06-27-2010 02:40 AM

The lower is roughsawn plywood with cedar 1”x2” batts, the bar and counter tops are Birch 3/4” plywood laminated on top of 3/4” plywood. Beams are roughsawn 6”x 6” cedar

-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!

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#7 posted 06-27-2010 02:47 AM

Pretty darn slick.

-- Custom furniture

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#8 posted 06-27-2010 07:46 PM

Cool, every Aircraft hangar should have one. Once the flying and or work is done nothing wrong with a cold one! Thats when all the good stories come out LOL Nice work.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#9 posted 06-30-2010 05:14 PM

Cool, now I wish I had a plane hanger.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#10 posted 09-16-2010 01:32 AM

I want one of these! Very nice! great work!

-- Randon Riegsecker,

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