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Project by jamescasegoods posted 04-02-2013 08:47 AM 3468 views 15 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

13 ply plywood stacked

-- JamesCaseGoods





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#1 posted 04-02-2013 11:44 AM

Great design.

-- Anthony

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#2 posted 04-02-2013 02:02 PM

I was just thinking of this style,
very nice

-- Doug...

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#3 posted 04-02-2013 03:50 PM

looks good!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#4 posted 04-02-2013 04:42 PM

Cool idea,good job.

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#5 posted 04-02-2013 04:55 PM

James,

What an awesome job you did on this! This is flat out gorgeous and looks very modern! I am adding it to my favorites.

What thickness ply did you use, 3/4”? What are the dimension and how much did it cost you? After you glued up the plywood strips for the sides and the top, did you have to run them through a thickness planer to get a consistent thickness?

Do you have pictures of the build process?

Thanks!

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#6 posted 04-02-2013 05:34 PM

First off Welcome…

Great looking project.

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#7 posted 04-02-2013 05:58 PM

I did not need to use a thickness planner at all > the table saw takes care of all that..> looking back i could have probably used less plywood as the box itself is made up of 1’5/8ths thick rips> confident that 1” rips would hold the same. i used a Russian birch 5’x5’ they are 49$ a sheet > used 3 sheets. 100lb drawer slides> i made my own drawers > in the same manner (stacked and glued) over all cost about 200$
>> I have been commissioned to do a wall at a business using this… will send those pictures after..

-- JamesCaseGoods

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#8 posted 04-02-2013 07:28 PM

Putting the pieces together

I used 8 coats of Gel Polyurethane

-- JamesCaseGoods

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#9 posted 04-02-2013 11:17 PM

Nice, I’m a fan of stacked plywood, this job looks great.

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#10 posted 04-03-2013 01:01 AM

Nice work, like renners I am not a big fan of stacked plywood but some do really well with it.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#11 posted 04-03-2013 02:27 AM

very cool design, I really like the stacked plywood look.

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

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#12 posted 04-03-2013 02:37 AM

I love this! I have had this idea of making some pieces by stacking baltic birch to create the material.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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#13 posted 04-03-2013 02:52 AM

Nice! like to look, like the knobs.

-- I never finish anyth

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#14 posted 04-03-2013 04:28 AM

I’m glad I’m not the only one who likes the look of plywood edges! Bravo !

-- Liggy, at woodlaughs.com

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