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Project by HawkDriver posted 03-13-2011 11:02 AM 1066 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Household 6 had this really neat folding rought iron Shelve system that was destroyed in our recent move from Alaska. The wood shelves were made of MDF and were exposed to some moisture along the way. She wanted to throw the shelves out but I thought it would be a great opporunity to use up some scrap Red Oak I had in the garage. This thing looks nothing like it did before I started. It looks so great now and the folding function is still intact. If I ever see another set of shelves like this again, I will buy it in a heartbeat and swap the wood out. By the way, if any of you happen to know of a good place to buy Exotics, rough cut or other great woodworking shops in the southern California/LA area/Inland Empire I’d love to hear from you!

Thanks!

-- Patrick, Helicopters don't fly. They beat the air into submission.





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bigt

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#1 posted 03-13-2011 05:20 PM

That’s a pretty sweet looking project you did. Glad you could find something to replace it with. I taught you well….............Ha Ha

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HawkDriver

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#2 posted 03-13-2011 07:24 PM

Yes you did, Im almost done with Kates storage bench, Im painting it today. I will add the project this afternoon

-- Patrick, Helicopters don't fly. They beat the air into submission.

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BarbS

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#3 posted 03-13-2011 09:08 PM

This is beautiful. What a great idea for those second-hand shelf units you can find everywhere. Great!

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Jacob

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#4 posted 03-15-2011 12:39 AM

very good looking restoration. i really like the subtle curve on the front of the shelves. looks great!

-- -Jacob Turetsky, Industrial Designer

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#5 posted 03-17-2011 02:21 PM

Nice rehab : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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