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A driveway gate to match

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Project by bobdurnell posted 03-07-2008 12:42 AM 1425 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A while back one of my projects was a little Gothic gate on a front porch. Recently one of my friend’s dog (a Pug) escaped through her chain link driveway gate. My friend was very upset that she almost lost the little dog that she commisioned me to build a gate to match the porch gate that I had made earlier. This gate is made of pine with the boards screwed to the rails and Z rail. The wall of the house supports the active gate and a post in conrete supports the stationary side. The natural picture represents the initial hanging of the gate prior to painting. The last picture kinda shows the two gate on the house. The cats name is George.

-- bobdurnell, Santa Ana California.





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teenagewoodworker

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#1 posted 03-07-2008 01:09 AM

cool gates. they came out great too.

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#2 posted 03-07-2008 01:14 AM

Bob,

This is a very practical project and I like the curved design you created. It adds a nice detail to the gate.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 03-07-2008 01:31 AM

Very nice gates. Looks like you did a great job on them.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#4 posted 03-07-2008 02:22 AM

good looking project posting. fun to read and look over. Give George a pat on the head and say it is from Dan !

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#5 posted 03-07-2008 03:27 AM

Great looking gate. Keep up the good work.

-- -- Rob Hix, King George, VA

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#6 posted 03-07-2008 10:08 AM

Good looking gate – that ought to keep the little rascal in the corral.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#7 posted 03-22-2008 07:25 AM

Bro, Wehunt and Superior fence would be proud. Just one thing; is George older than dirt or what? Most cats can climb I think

-- Rico Durnell Woodworker

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