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Project by need2boat posted 02-13-2012 08:46 PM 2262 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I finished this up most of the way a few weeks ago and finally had the chance to put everything together and make sure it fits. Well I’m happy to say it did.

The directions I used were on the web here and I will say he did a great job making it very simple to use and store. I don’t do a lot of power tool projects and borrowed a friends router. Amazing tool that thing is! ;-0

Although it’s mostly made of class B cabinet plywood the pig tail rail is made from some salvage 300+ year old yellow pine I got in Phily. The lap joints are also cut by hand. Everything is screwed together with inserts and 1/8 hex head bolts. As they say some assembly required but when all done it will store flat.

The final size was 46X46X18. They will use a piece of linoleum flooring and blankets for the floor.

cheers

Joe

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Paxamime

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#1 posted 02-13-2012 11:13 PM

Nice! What kind of puppies are you expecting?

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T. D. Reid

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#2 posted 02-13-2012 11:58 PM

Great job sir! Please update the photos when its filled with pups. Cheers

-- Head to the shop its calling you – Todd

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#3 posted 06-19-2012 10:04 PM

Lol. I had to look at the web link to check what it was? Doh! It looks fine and I hope it does it’s job well. At the risk of being a bore- what pups are you expecting:-)

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John.

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