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Bar Reclaimed Pine

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Project by Betzy posted 1289 days ago 2119 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is not as exiting as the bookcase but I really love the look of the reclaimed old Pine and hemlock.
Bar rail was made in shop out of oak. All solid beams on corners and ends of the bar and back upper section also, they have so much character on their own.
Had to come up with a concealed angled cleat system (sort of like keyhole but much stronger) for the large beams hung on the wall. No visible fasteners!
We made flat panels with a custom milled applied molding, since no one makes moldings with reclaimed wood we always have to make our own.
Unfortunately the clients sold the house before we got to be served a drink. LOL
The last picture is the before shot.

-- We love wood!, http://www.finaltouchcustommillwork.com





8 comments so far

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RexMcKinnon

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#1 posted 1289 days ago

Beautiful bar.

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

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Dennisgrosen

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#2 posted 1289 days ago

HIIK…....HIIK… where is the party…...OH it ended last month…....HIIK

great recyclingjob on that BAR
thankĀ“s for sharing

CHEERS !
Dennis

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Jason

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#3 posted 1289 days ago

Looks great. And damn I’m thirsty now.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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Rick

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#4 posted 1288 days ago

Beautiful Bar Kathy! The Dark Contrasting Top really Tops it off nicely.

-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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TheGravedigger

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#5 posted 1288 days ago

The dark top really pulls out the grain in the recycled wood – makes for a wonderful overall effect. Really nice.

-- Robert - Visit my woodworking blog: http://littlegoodpieces.wordpress.com

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jockmike2

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#6 posted 1288 days ago

Gorgeous old wood, nice build, that should have raised the value of the house by a few thousand.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Canuck

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#7 posted 1284 days ago

Probably the best bar I have ever seen. I’m soooo jealous.

Agree with Rick on the Contrast. Excellent work.

Thanks for sharing.

-- Measure twice, cut once and buy extra just in case.

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ndguy

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#8 posted 1171 days ago

great job.

-- Jeff, Fargo, ND

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