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Project by mbs posted 11-13-2017 04:59 AM 1925 views 7 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife has a quilting machine that makes a lot of noise. Decided I needed to reduce the noise. Made this door out of mostly Mahogany. Also made the leaded glass.

-- Sorry the reply is so long. I didn't have time to write a short reply.





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michelletwo

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#1 posted 11-13-2017 11:36 AM

very very nice. looks fabulous.

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#2 posted 11-13-2017 11:43 AM

Looks good , good job .

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EarlS

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#3 posted 11-13-2017 01:11 PM

Very nice!!!

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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swirt

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#4 posted 11-13-2017 02:19 PM

Wow! That looks amazing. Impressive work on the wood and the glass.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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#5 posted 11-13-2017 02:22 PM

Well done AND HICKORY FLOORS!

-- “In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” ― George Orwell

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#6 posted 11-13-2017 02:24 PM

I love this door; you did an outstanding job on this project.

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

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

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#7 posted 11-13-2017 02:29 PM

That is a beautiful piece of art. Stunning.

-- Ron, Montana

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janice

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#8 posted 11-13-2017 04:48 PM

Absolutely georgeous! Your wife must love it!

-- Janice

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#9 posted 11-13-2017 04:53 PM

Beautiful and impressive project!

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Northwest29

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#10 posted 11-13-2017 05:46 PM

What a great idea, design and craftsmanship. Well done, that a 10+ for sure.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#11 posted 11-13-2017 06:34 PM

That is incredible. Gorgeous.

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awsum55

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#12 posted 11-13-2017 08:02 PM

Wow, that is beautiful, I had to show my wife. I bet we will have something similar, sooner than later. I usually see this type of door made solid and they look so heavy. This open design makes it look much lighter and classy. Great job.

-- John D, OP, KS

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mbs

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#13 posted 11-13-2017 08:09 PM

Thanks for the nice comments.

This door has a plywood core and 1/4” mahogany face. It’s 8.5’ by 4.7’ x 1.75” thick. I think the door weighs around 160 lbs.

The floor is tile and the wood it’s supposed to resemble is acacia.

-- Sorry the reply is so long. I didn't have time to write a short reply.

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leafherder

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#14 posted 11-13-2017 11:19 PM

I LOVE it! Most sliding barn doors do not seem to fit the space because they are too weathered and rustic for modern homes, but this would look great anywhere. Thanks for sharing.

-- Leafherder

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#15 posted 11-13-2017 11:31 PM

wow

-- Greg Simon

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