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Project by drfisherman posted 01-17-2013 12:39 AM 1177 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Most projects in our house are wife driven… the same holds true for the kitchen island, storage, breakfast nook bar etc….

-- "The worst day fishing is better than the best day working!"





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 01-17-2013 01:39 AM

Very nice island great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 01-17-2013 01:15 PM

Nice, I am considering something similiar in our eatin area. If you don’t mind sharing, what are the dimensions you used, mostly interested in height, and countertop overhangs. Also, what is the top and what finish did you use.

Looks great

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#3 posted 01-17-2013 01:22 PM

really nice job on that kitchen island.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#4 posted 01-17-2013 03:50 PM

Love this kitchen island, well built and matches the whole area.

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drfisherman

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#5 posted 01-17-2013 11:21 PM

Thanks you all for the positive words on the kitchen island…with over all dimensions of 36×36 x 86
The top is 36×86 with a one foot over hang on the end and one side… There are four (8 inch) corbels under the 86 side and two under the short side of the counter top was made by laminating a 3/4 and 5/8 plywood together with contact cement and screws. The formica was special ordered from a big box store.

Hope this helps and if anyone has any more questions just send them on….

-- "The worst day fishing is better than the best day working!"

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drfisherman

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#6 posted 01-17-2013 11:47 PM

Thanks you all for the positive words on the kitchen island…with over all dimensions of 36×36 x 86
The top is 36×86 with a one foot over hang on the end and one side… There are four (8 inch) corbels under the 86 side and two under the short side of the counter top was made by laminating a 3/4 and 5/8 plywood together with contact cement and screws. The formica was special ordered from a big box store.

-- "The worst day fishing is better than the best day working!"

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