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Weather Station Rebuild

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Project by Steve posted 06-13-2013 06:46 PM 723 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My mother-in-law asked me to do something with her old weather station. I hope she likes what I did with it. I built a new frame for it and used only the gauges from the original. It’s made from solid oak and sprayed with clear lacquer. The key to this project was precise drilling of all the dowel holes so that the gaps around the frame would be evenly spaced.

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-- Steve in Lawrenceville, GA - http://www.TheCarmichaelWorkshop.com





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HorizontalMike

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#1 posted 06-13-2013 06:48 PM

Nice upgrade. Well done.

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#2 posted 06-13-2013 07:10 PM

Very well done! I’m sure she’ll love it!

-- I make sawdust. I think thats a fair assessment of my finished products!

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#3 posted 06-14-2013 10:16 PM

very cool project!

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#4 posted 06-15-2013 09:02 PM

Nice project and video : )

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