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Pie Safe #6: The light at the end of the tunnel.

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Blog entry by scamp238 posted 02-03-2013 07:30 PM 582 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Well, she is almost finished. The back is on and there are just minor details left. I was pleased with how the back turned out. I was wanting it to contrast with the rest. My daughter didn’t really want this, but once it was on, she really liked it. Thanks for looking everyone. The next time I post on this, it will be a finished project.

-- Brian, North Georgia



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#1 posted 02-03-2013 08:12 PM

very nice,its looking great.thanks for sharing.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#2 posted 02-03-2013 08:13 PM

Thank you.

-- Brian, North Georgia

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#3 posted 02-03-2013 09:15 PM

the top door is neat compared to drawers—i like the fluted side rails—-should be a killer project when she is finished—i’ll be watching for it—thank you

-- dean2336,nebr.

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#4 posted 02-03-2013 10:36 PM

Very nice work.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#5 posted 02-04-2013 02:07 AM

I’m still impressed! Good call on the back panel.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#6 posted 02-04-2013 02:08 AM

came out great! nice crisp lines. now it’s up to her to fill it with goodies;)

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#7 posted 02-04-2013 02:18 AM

That’s kind of a funny story. A guy that I work with had some tongue and groove that he wasn’t going to use, so I told him I was interested in it. I have seen several pie safes that had that kind of back, so I wanted to try it. The only problem was that they were 16 feet long and I didn’t have a vehicle to haul them. They had also been outside for some time in the weather. This is the reason that I decided to put the back on last, because I had to let the boards dry out. My daughter didn’t want to use them because they were dirty and old looking. But this is why I wanted to use them. Once we had sanded and stained them they looked fabulous to my daughter and we decided to go ahead and use them.

-- Brian, North Georgia

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