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Doorbell in QSWO

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Project by Vincent Nocito posted 04-30-2011 01:13 AM 1504 views 9 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a doorbell made from QSWO scraps that I had in the shop. It has a bit of Mission styling. It measures, 11.5” w x 6.5” h x 4” d. Construction is stub tenons. The finish is General Finishes Candllelite gel stain and top coated with General Arm-R-Seal satin poly. The last picture is the ugly doorbell that was there originally.





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pintodeluxe

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#1 posted 04-30-2011 01:42 AM

Great idea and nice execution. I might have to make one of those to cover up the cheesy white plastic doorbell we have in our entryway.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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#2 posted 04-30-2011 02:09 AM

Very well done.
This gives me a great idea to replace my cheesy almond colored one.

-- I'm a Fungi --

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ArthurS

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#3 posted 04-30-2011 03:39 AM

Very nice – much better then the old one. Very nice lines and well constructed.

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#4 posted 04-30-2011 03:54 AM

Good idea! I need one too! Thanks for sharing!

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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Jamie Speirs

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#5 posted 04-30-2011 12:24 PM

That is nice

A lot better than plastic as well

Great Design

jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#6 posted 05-01-2011 01:26 AM

I am in the process of recovering our ugly door bell cover. Yours looks great!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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