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Project by cplant posted 334 days ago 833 views 5 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut hood with double radius sides mitered together…. The trickiest part was the little trim pieces mitered on the curves. Super fun project at work!! I made everything in house except the braded pieces, those were ordered :( but all the other moldings i milled myself.

-- "...if america is any indication, i was born into one great big vacation...." RMB





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NewinWood

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#1 posted 334 days ago

wow, very nice work. How did you form the hood itself – bent lamination?

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cplant

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#2 posted 334 days ago

hey thanx!!! the curved part was just 1/4” walnut plywood (mdf core) routed grooves and fastened to the rib system with brad nails….... and a lot of glue…..lol

-- "...if america is any indication, i was born into one great big vacation...." RMB

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RonInOhio

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#3 posted 334 days ago

Thats a very interesting piece of work. Is the inside baffle/vent/duct just plywood ?

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Vince

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#4 posted 334 days ago

Beautiful work

-- Vince

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Dusty56

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#5 posted 334 days ago

That’s beautiful !

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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cplant

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#6 posted 333 days ago

The unit i built is actually just a “cover” for the hood system

-- "...if america is any indication, i was born into one great big vacation...." RMB

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david38

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#7 posted 333 days ago

nice job

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Promod1385

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#8 posted 333 days ago

Holy Kreg jig batman! Sweet project!

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 333 days ago

That’s a beautiful piece of work.

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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cplant

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#10 posted 333 days ago

To use a kreg jog would have been crazy… We have a pocket hole machine at my work, all u do is instert ur material and step on a pedal…. BAM, pocket hole… It took alll of about 5-10 mins to make all those pocket holes

-- "...if america is any indication, i was born into one great big vacation...." RMB

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Dusty56

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#11 posted 333 days ago

Ant idea how much it weighs ?

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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wrench

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#12 posted 333 days ago

Killer hood dude!!

-- J Wrench Syracuse New York

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Dusty56

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#13 posted 333 days ago

Let me rephrase my question from earlier today. Any idea how much it weighs ?

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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cplant

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#14 posted 333 days ago

I have no idea how much it weighs…. I do remember thinking it was lighter than i thought it would b

-- "...if america is any indication, i was born into one great big vacation...." RMB

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Dusty56

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#15 posted 333 days ago

Thanks : )

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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