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Project by chuck1962 posted 10-14-2012 12:48 PM 1717 views 4 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is my latest work. I wanted to try something and I needed a place to put my other hobby LOL.

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#1 posted 10-14-2012 01:47 PM

That’s really beautiful. Really nice work.

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#2 posted 10-14-2012 01:53 PM

well done ,and nice other hobby!!! i have a similar hobby myself…lol

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#3 posted 10-14-2012 02:20 PM

very nice cabinet.great looking collection.welcome to lumberjocks.

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#4 posted 10-14-2012 03:43 PM

The cabinet looks fantastic. Love the AR!

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#5 posted 10-14-2012 04:30 PM

This is a very nice piece of work. I really like the way you set up the hand gun display.
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#6 posted 10-14-2012 07:30 PM

excellent project, I had a rude awakening few years ago, a person I was little acquainted(friend of a friend) with, approached me asking about “My extensive gun collection!” From then on I keep all in Safe.
I learned a long time ago that it is better to store rifles & shotguns muzzle down to keep oils & bbl cleaners, etc out of the stock woods. It is good also that you dont reach in and grab the barrels. Most factory stocks were finished on outside but inletting was not. Now there is usually some sort of synthetic or pillar bedding in place. I still store my guns muzzle down in the safe.

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#7 posted 10-14-2012 07:47 PM

Now this is a wonderful project.

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#8 posted 10-14-2012 09:36 PM

Very Nice, I like both of your Hobby’s.

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#9 posted 10-15-2012 06:28 PM

That is a well built gun cabinet and looks awesome!!! I have a similar hobby myself as well. I try to keep all of mine in a safe when I am not at home.

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#10 posted 10-15-2012 11:43 PM

Most Excellent!!


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#11 posted 10-16-2012 01:18 AM

That is a beauty! Very nice work.

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#12 posted 10-16-2012 01:18 AM

Excellent work, that is the first time I’ve seen a pistol display like this. Nice addition.

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#13 posted 10-16-2012 12:49 PM

Very nice. I have to agree with whitewulf; this type of cabinet offers no security. This is the type of cabinet I had. Now I have a heavy steel locker. Just trying to save someone some future grief. If you have to worry about oil running down into the wood, you are using too much oil. A very light coating is all that is needed.

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#14 posted 10-16-2012 03:39 PM

Thanks for all the great comments!!!! I had a lot of fun building it and now it’s time to enjoy. And if anyone can get past the dogs they can have anything they want LOL. The one is very quiet and mean so I’m not to worried about that. Thanks again guys, this site is great!!!! Love looking at everyones ideas come to life

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#15 posted 12-11-2012 12:59 PM

woohoo…guns and working….gotta love that. Nice way to display the 15. I just hope you got a good supply of windex chuck, your buds will be acting like kids at a toy store window. Gonna be leaving alot of fingerprints on glass. Very nice work sir

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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