Sliding cedar doors for shed

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Project by exelectrician posted 647 days ago 1490 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These sliding doors made a huge difference in being able to get the lawnmower out of the shed. The old doors had hinges and blocked the narrow walkway when they were open. I used outdoor torqx drive screws throughout. I routed edge joins on the boards and pocket screws to put the frame together. sherman williams finish.

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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#1 posted 647 days ago

Wow – they look great! too good for a shed :)

-- Terina C

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#2 posted 647 days ago

I can see you solved that space problem nicely .
Just great looking doors and those TORX drive screws are just so superior to anything else .
I get my screws from work (PAM SCREWS ) and use them almost exclusively .
What kind of track and door seals did you use ?

-- Kiefer 松

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#3 posted 646 days ago

Great solution, they should last for a long time.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.

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#4 posted 642 days ago

Thanks for the kind comments. I had fun building them, and then when I raised the floor with concrete The doors were completely disassembled and rebuilt 3” shorter, easy to do when done with screws.

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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#5 posted 289 days ago

Those doors look great. The members on this site never cease to amaze. There is nothing like making something custom for your specific purpose.

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#6 posted 289 days ago

Nicely done.

-- Custom furniture

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