City Skyline Coat Rack

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Project by vipond33 posted 1085 days ago 2726 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Bamboo plywood off cuts, aluminum and brass inlay.
Mitten sized leather lined interior, solid anodized aluminum sidewalk/bottom.
Lacquer finish. Z-Clip mounted.
Sun up, sun down.

19 1/4” x 5 1/2” x 5 1/4”
About 5 hrs.
Build on LJ’s.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#1 posted 1085 days ago


-- Jess

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#2 posted 1085 days ago

Very modern looking piece and very artistic .
But how is it mounted ?
I like it and the use of offcuts .

-- Kiefer 松

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#3 posted 1085 days ago

Thats what I call an origional design. How did yo come up with this? AWESOME!!!

-- Michael Mills, North Carolina,

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#4 posted 1085 days ago

Some LED tracers and racers…....and I’m there…......nice .

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#5 posted 1085 days ago

Bamboo plywood? if you don’t mind me asking, where do you get this from? I hope im not breaking any unwritten rules by asking.

The coat rack is great. The construction looks solid and the design is very unique. Thanks for sharing your work.
Did you use any particular skyline as insperation?

-- Anthony

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#6 posted 1085 days ago

No, not at all. Bamboo plywood details are over at my cutting board post. Gotham city would be the closest I guess, comic book style.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#7 posted 1084 days ago

Thnaks. i’ll have to take a closer look.

Gotham? Sweet !!

-- Anthony

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#8 posted 1084 days ago

Great idea.

Funny enough, my daughter always asks if she can come into the shop and stack up parts from my cutting board scrap bin to make a city.

Really interesting idea.

-- Measure, cut, curse, repeat.

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#9 posted 1084 days ago

Now that’s what’s called thinking outside of the box! Extremely ingenious idea.

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#10 posted 1082 days ago

Cool idea.
Best thoughts,

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#11 posted 1060 days ago

Very creative!

-- toni --- SW WI...working on shop setup....wish I could say diligently. "Time is a healer, a friend & a maker of dreams."

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