Pie Safe with punched tin.

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Forum topic by littlebear posted 06-01-2011 01:16 PM 4090 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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06-01-2011 01:16 PM

Has anyone here on the forum built a pie safe? I m looking for some ideas ? I found a nice website that sells tin.

-- Ralphie Maine

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#1 posted 06-01-2011 01:38 PM


I built two pie safes like this one. You could try the search feature on LJ to find more.

I really enjoyed building mine.

-- “Big man, pig man, ha ha, charade you are.” ― R. Waters

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#2 posted 06-01-2011 01:39 PM

Try a search for “pie safe” in the search feature here. You are going to find some nice ones!

And those are just the first five in the search results!

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#3 posted 06-01-2011 02:07 PM

Pie safe is on my list, for sure. I’m trying to score enough hickory to match my kitchen. Good luck!

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#4 posted 06-01-2011 03:03 PM

Ralphie, Here is a link to the Pie Safe video series that Charles Neil produced. It is long- 17 episodes- but it is well worth the time spent watching how Charles builds one.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#5 posted 06-01-2011 07:47 PM

+1 on the Charles Neil video series. He is doing a great job explaining them and he has downloads for them also.

-- Russ

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#6 posted 06-08-2011 03:15 AM

Norm built a nice pie safe on New Yankee Workshop years ago. You can get the plans and/or the video. He even covers punching your own tin pattern.

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#7 posted 06-08-2011 03:27 AM

That link is not working for me, but this one does:

-- “Big man, pig man, ha ha, charade you are.” ― R. Waters

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