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Wine cellar I made for a client this past spring. Solid walnut, holds 2300 bottles +/-. Complete with magnum racks and countertop, all in walnut.
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#1 posted 11-27-2011 08:11 AM
Looks great! Now you just need A LOT of wine to fill it.:P
#2 posted 11-27-2011 02:31 PM
I installed this in June and it’s pretty much full now. My client is a wine lover and very wealthy.
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#3 posted 11-27-2011 03:35 PM
Really well done, consistent and just perfect looking.
-- Don, Royersford, PA
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#4 posted 11-27-2011 06:38 PM
-- J Wrench Syracuse New York
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#5 posted 11-27-2011 07:13 PM
Great work, thats is alot of storage.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
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#6 posted 11-27-2011 08:50 PM
That is a WHOLE LOT of walnut sticks! Beautiful cellar- your client should be thrilled with this.
-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive
#7 posted 11-27-2011 08:57 PM
Thanks everyone. Yes, my client was thrilled. The whole thing is routed and lacquered. I calculated that I did about 24,000 router passes!
#8 posted 11-27-2011 08:58 PM
Oh, sorry about the dust.
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#9 posted 11-28-2011 04:09 AM
What thickness did you make the racking rails? I am considering a very similar design, though not as extensive.
#10 posted 11-28-2011 05:16 AM
I built the entire cellar using metric. It’s not normal for me but the numbers were way easier to deal with. My rails are 20mm x 20mm (which is slightly larger than 3/4” x 3/4”).
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#11 posted 11-28-2011 05:42 AM
Thats awesome!! The walnut looks amazing. A friend of mine has asked me if I could build one for him. I think I might regret this undertaking!! I was wondering, the corner shelves, are those for displaying a certain type of bottle or just a regular bottle?
-- Tim C., Sgt. Bluff, Iowa.
#12 posted 11-28-2011 07:23 AM
The corner shelves are for magnum’s. I dished solid walnut so the bottle stays centered and tilted them at 15 degrees. As for your undertaking this project, it took me 200 hours to design, make and install the 2300 bottle cellar.
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#13 posted 12-02-2011 02:19 AM
-- I Like Saw Dust---Matt Simmons
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#14 posted 12-15-2011 05:50 AM
It’s beautiful, but something is missing…
-- I think of Jack Nicholson as the Joker in Batman when he says "Where does he get those wonderful toys" and ask WHERE DO U GUYS GET ALL THAT WONDERFUL WOOD?
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#15 posted 12-15-2011 06:10 AM
bu T full great work.
-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture
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