build log (mini pie safe (small pastery storage))

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Blog series by hobby1 updated 08-21-2013 05:17 PM 3 parts 4912 reads 11 comments total

Part 1: day 1 work in progress

08-14-2013 01:33 AM by hobby1 | 1 comment »

This is my build log (blog) for another project. I was taking out some old pine cabinets on a job for a guy, and he said I could keep the boards. I found very good pine shelving boards, already finished and varnished, they were very straight and flat, so I got three of them, to build some reproductive antique projects with them, to sell at an auction. I decided to try to build another miniature pie safe, it’s too small for pies, but it could be called a small pastry safe. Fi...

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Part 2: day 2 progress

08-14-2013 10:47 PM by hobby1 | 2 comments »

Hi Mike , thankyou. Today I finished gluing up the doors, gave them a good sanding and hung them. I built the doors to have a 1/16” reveal on the top bottom and hinge side, however on the hinge side I didn’t mortise them into the frame or door, so that leaves around 1/4” gap, that needs to be filled in , so I cut some 1/8” thick strips and glued them on the hinge side, to close the gap to make it look more appealing. then worked on a dra...

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Part 3: Day #3 finished project.

08-21-2013 05:17 PM by hobby1 | 8 comments »

I painted this with an “Antique White” color. Thanks for following along. Have fun in the shop.

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