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Forum topic by Dan'um Style posted 04-27-2013 01:40 PM 12332 views 3 times favorited 569 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Dan'um Style

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04-27-2013 01:40 PM

Topic tags/keywords: door

Saw this photo and am inspired to share with my lumber BUDS.

As Lumberjocks we all have an interest wooden objects .

So how about a page designated to interesting doors?

Here is one to start the ball rolling.


-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain


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#1 posted 04-27-2013 01:58 PM

Wonder how old this is, Dan?

An LJ named Suliman builds doors. I think he is from Syria.

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#2 posted 04-27-2013 02:02 PM

I would think this is fairly old but it sure seams to be in great shape.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#3 posted 04-27-2013 02:11 PM

Here is one in our back yard

-- Jerry

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#4 posted 04-27-2013 03:18 PM

Here is a fun one…

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#5 posted 04-27-2013 03:38 PM

I like that door Dan’um . Where was the photo taken?

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#6 posted 04-27-2013 04:15 PM

I predict this will be a good thread.

-- Perfection is the difference between too much and not enough.

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#7 posted 04-27-2013 04:18 PM

Find an old door and put the Home Depot ‘lattice fence’ stuff in the top panel to make this:

-- Perfection is the difference between too much and not enough.

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#8 posted 04-27-2013 04:25 PM

Here’s an easy half-day door project.

-- Perfection is the difference between too much and not enough.

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#9 posted 04-27-2013 04:25 PM

I’m betting that first door isn’t all that old, I’ve seen others like it while wandering the Mediterranean; doors that looked right out of medieval times and earlier that were only 30-50 years old. It could be 1-200 years old or just a couple decades, the wall surrounding it seem to have been recently plastered. Course being Egyptian and not having a full pic it could also be part of a museum collection.

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#10 posted 04-27-2013 04:40 PM

I thought it was Eyptian at first too. But upon looking closer, it looks African. But Dan’um didn’t say… Hence the question….

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#11 posted 04-27-2013 04:42 PM

Not sure where door photo came from. The photo was not labeled. Found it. Grabbed it and here-tis.

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#12 posted 04-27-2013 04:43 PM

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#13 posted 04-27-2013 04:44 PM

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#14 posted 04-27-2013 07:09 PM

That looks to be the door to a Pyramid in Egypt!!

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#15 posted 04-27-2013 07:12 PM

This is a wonderful door in Gamla Stan (the old city) Stockholm which is a treasure trove of wonderful 300-400 year old doors.

-- Rick, south Sweden

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