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Project by cplant posted 01-18-2012 02:53 AM 1328 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this hood vent at work. I made it mostly out of alder plywood (with the beeads cut on the cc machine). I milled the molding out of solid alder. I stained it, 2 coats of vinyl sealer….glazed it….then top coat of clear dull. I hope the customer likes it. Thanks for lookin!!

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sawdust55109

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#1 posted 01-18-2012 03:16 AM

The grooves add a nice visual appeal. I like the design and might steal it for an exhaust hood on my spray booth i’m making.
Thanks for sharing.

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Reaper621

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#2 posted 01-18-2012 04:52 AM

This is the one thing my dad and I did not rebuild in his kitchen, and he regrets it. Unlike the one we purchased, I would be proud to put this hood in my home. Looks great!

-- Laywer by day, Carpenter by later in the day.

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#3 posted 01-18-2012 04:22 PM

It looks absolutely beautiful…........but wow are there the nooks and crannys to collect the grease. Hope there is a heavy duty fan to avoid this if at all possible.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#4 posted 01-21-2012 03:59 AM

nice dude! looks sweet!

-- J Wrench Syracuse New York

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#5 posted 01-21-2012 04:53 AM

Very nice very cool

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#6 posted 01-29-2012 08:11 AM

Awesome, love how you lined the beads up on the outside corners! Nice touch

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