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First Picture Frame

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Project by RJH311 posted 01-17-2013 03:47 AM 1064 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first attempt at a picture frame. I think it turned out pretty well. My wife asked me to make her a picture frame for one of our wedding photos so this is what i did. First I made a miter jig for my tablesaw, and turns out it works pretty well. The miters came out pretty tight. After getting it together I painted and antiqued it with some 220 sandpaper. First attempt.





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#1 posted 01-17-2013 03:50 AM

This is really a great first picture frame.

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#2 posted 01-18-2013 02:52 AM

Nicely Done!
Did you make the corner clips for the frame strap?
How did the miter sled work for you? were the mitres evenly matched?

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#3 posted 01-19-2013 03:29 AM

You can make picture frames for me anytime. I don’t care to much to make them. I only make them if I have to. Sounds like your miter sled worked nicely.

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