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Project by Mike001 posted 11-15-2013 02:55 AM 1438 views 8 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ty at work shows a picture and says can you make this… He picked walnut over the cherry that a commercial manufacturer does and we were off. Seven weeks later, all hand made moldings and doors… here he has it. 40 bd. ft. of walnut, two sheets of 3/4 walnut veneer plywood… a sheet of 1/4 and a sheet of 1/2. Lots of glue, screws and biscuit-fastened face frame. Solid walnut paneled doors, drawer, moldings and face with dovetailed poplar drawer box. I found sheet granite-like laminate for the door on the inside to give some protection for mixing drinks on the door/table. A whole sheet of plywood in the cross hatched wine rack in the bottom. Wine glass holders made of solid walnut, LED puck lights and an outlet inside for the electric wine opener. 46×18 x 68. Finish is Watco Danish Oil to even the colors of the walnut and 4-5 coats of lacquer sealer and semi-gloss lacquer.

-- "Always with Honor"





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#1 posted 11-15-2013 05:51 AM

Very impressive nice work.

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#2 posted 11-15-2013 05:51 AM

very nice bar cabinet.
well built.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#3 posted 11-15-2013 07:30 AM

Very nice. Work of a true craftsman. Thanks for sharing.

-- Do all things to the Glory of God.

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#4 posted 11-15-2013 10:58 AM

Excellent bar cabinet and the wood is beautiful…awesome job.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#5 posted 11-15-2013 12:53 PM

Very nice cabinet, great design and lots of interesting details to look at.

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#6 posted 11-15-2013 08:11 PM

As a liquor drinker I applaud you.

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#7 posted 11-15-2013 09:09 PM

Great job

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#8 posted 11-15-2013 09:24 PM

I’m humbled and astonished by your wood working skills! Nicely executed. Solid wood, great design and finish.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#9 posted 11-15-2013 11:48 PM

You obviously weren’t sampl’n the merchandise while working on this. Nice job. Good idea about the finish and protecting from spills.

-- "Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art." Frank LLoyd Wright

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#10 posted 11-16-2013 03:46 AM

Awesome! I’m definitely favoriting this one.

-- David

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#11 posted 11-19-2013 05:50 PM

Excellent work on that great looking bar cabinet. Well designed and crafted, like the wood and finish.

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#12 posted 12-22-2013 06:23 PM

WoW – Fabulous Work, Amazing details. I want one!

-- TimV

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