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Project by Trevor Roth posted 12-22-2013 09:17 PM 2000 views 5 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Picture frame I made for a poster I got online, figured it would be neat to do a different joint at every corner. Kind of wish I would have went more fancy with some of the joints but it turned out alright. Wood is cherry, maple and walnut.

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#1 posted 12-22-2013 09:22 PM

Very well done I like the varity of joinery .

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#2 posted 12-22-2013 11:16 PM

I like the joint at the bottom right corner. Never seen one like that. What’s it called, or how did you do it?

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#3 posted 12-23-2013 12:01 AM

Its a dado with 2 square mortises chiseled out and then locked together so it cant move.

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#4 posted 12-23-2013 12:04 AM

I really like the idea. Well done.

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#6 posted 12-23-2013 12:39 AM

This is really cool. Love the poster. Great job

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#7 posted 12-23-2013 12:57 AM

Here’s a link to the poster if anyone wants it

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#8 posted 12-23-2013 09:18 AM

Very cool… Thanks for sharing…

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#9 posted 12-23-2013 01:34 PM

Ditto, very nice work!

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#10 posted 12-24-2013 07:25 AM

Great frame.
I always like “different”...........................

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#11 posted 02-07-2017 01:20 PM

I love this. It’s a great poster for the shop and looks very nice in that frame. Were did you get the poster? Nice work on the frame.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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