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A TP holder made from reclaimed chestnut. Not happy with the finish on this one (tung oil). I think the next time I’ll just use a sanding sealer and satin poly.
The inside holds 3 rolls.
-- You know I'm on the level 'cause my bubble's in the middle.
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Everette Ponder Jr
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#1 posted 02-01-2014 02:07 PM
Out dated trivia the 1/2 moon is the women’s out house. just saying nice looking work.
-- Everette in Leicester, North Carolina
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#2 posted 02-02-2014 03:34 AM
Ok, Now I know what I’m building next! This is fantastic!
-- I make sawdust. I think thats a fair assessment of my finished products!
#3 posted 02-02-2014 03:54 AM
go for it, scott. if you want, here are the dimensions…
sides – 5 1/2” deep, 23” at peak, 20 1/2” at back.floor and section above the door – 5 1/2” deep, 5 3/4” widedoor – 5 1/2” x 15” roof – 8 1/4” x 7 1/4”
There is a piece of hardboard on the back.
I used a 1 inch dowel, drilled both holes on the sides at the same time, but did not go through on the one side. Drilled a hole in the dowel for a smaller dowel to hold it all in place.
have fun building one!
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#4 posted 02-05-2014 03:27 PM
Very cool and interesting TP holder, fun design and great choice of the hinges. Great job!
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#5 posted 02-10-2014 02:27 AM
I like this project, I actually need something like this in my bathroom. I think I might try to add a magazine rack somehow. I was looking at pictures of real outhouses and thought this one might be fun to copy. :)
-- I thank God for everything, especially all of you!
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#6 posted 02-16-2014 04:24 PM
Might I suggest heating up the tounge oil and adding beeswax say a 1 to 1 ratio. Not to hot mind you and apply while warm and then rub it in till you get a wonderful sheen. It will really surprise you and you can put it right over top of what you have already done.
-- Perfectly Imperfect. Thats my style!
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