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Hockey Puck Display Cabinets

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Project by Carl W Richardson posted 12-19-2013 07:26 PM 1474 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made these Hockey Puck Display Cabinets for a Step-Son who was recently inducted into the Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame as a Trainer of the Year at an Ontario Hockey Association awards ceremony in Toronto.

He has an extensive collection of Pucks from his career in Hockey and asked if I could make him a case to hold and display them. He has about 50 and these 2 cabinets will hold 60 so he has room to add to his collection.

Cabinets are made from some very old cherry I’ve been hoarding, waiting for the right project to come along. Case and trim molding are 3/4”, the puck holders are 1/4” and the back is 3mm Birch Ply. Made French Cleats and screwed them to the back to hold the cases to his walls.

-- Carl W Richardson, Tennessee Woodworker





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#1 posted 12-19-2013 08:38 PM

Very nice. What finish did you use?

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#2 posted 12-19-2013 10:24 PM

Cool. Will look nice on his wall!

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#3 posted 12-19-2013 11:15 PM

Finish is Waterlox—medium sheen—3 coats. I think I’ll buy the next can in satin sheen..

-- Carl W Richardson, Tennessee Woodworker

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