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Project by ZLSBOARDWORKS posted 511 days ago 1386 views 7 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello all its been a while since my last post. I finally got the chance to make something other than a butcher block. This unit was a custom order to be used as audio equipment shelving, I cant take credit for the design the customer had already pre fabricated how the legs would work out. I made the shelves out of varying species of mahogany. I was able to reclaim the wood from a neighbor who was moving. The profile that I used on the shelves was a 1/4 round. I used a dull rubbed effect conversion varnish clear finish by sherwin williams, this was applied with an hvlp spray gun. Luckily my days as a finisher payed off a bit. The legs are made out of threaded rod with some rubber bushings, lock washers, and bolts, a little industrial for how fine the shelves are in my opinion but still nice. Well I Hope you enjoy and thanks for checking it out.

Regards Zach

-- Zach @ http://www.zlsboardworks.com





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exterminate

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#1 posted 511 days ago

Personally, I love the mix of industrial parts and fine woodworking. I think they go very well together. Great job!

-- Albert Einstein - "I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right."

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jaykaypur

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#2 posted 511 days ago

I like it and glad you posted it. I was beginning to think you had given up the ghost.

Love the clean and simple look to this. Good job.

Now blow us away with another “super” board !!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Manitario

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#3 posted 511 days ago

very cool! I like the mix of wood and metal.

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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Ken90712

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#4 posted 510 days ago

Nice looking build here. I like it!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Gary

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#5 posted 510 days ago

Nice job. It could be dressed up a bit by enclosing the threaded rod in stainless steel tubing and using stainless steel fasteners, including, perhaps, acorn nuts at the top.

Best—Gary

Real joy comes not from ease or riches or from the praise of men, but from doing something worthwhile. —
Sir Wilfred Grenfell

-- Cheers -- g

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josh

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#6 posted 510 days ago

Minimalistic

I like it

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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ZLSBOARDWORKS

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#7 posted 508 days ago

Thanks all

-- Zach @ http://www.zlsboardworks.com

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