I made a bar.

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Project by Ccl2011 posted 01-17-2015 06:30 PM 1603 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wanted to share a bar I made for some vets that I know. I wound up taking over the project from them, and was limited to the materials they had already purchased. If I had to do it all over again, I would have used cabinet plywood, and not framing lumber.

I was also limited in tools. Prior to the project, I had been rather busy, and had a small collection. This was put together with a Ridgid circular saw, DeWalt drill, a random orbit sander, 2 pipe clamps and a ryobi table saw that I fished out of a dumpster and got running again. There was also an acquisition of a DWS780 about 2/3 of the way through. (Thanks mom!)

I didn’t get to finish the face before I had to move to a new duty station. The last parts, which were done after I left, were to trim the front, and place some military themed decals.

Hope you guys like it.

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#1 posted 01-17-2015 06:53 PM

Good job.
I bet it will get a lot of use.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#2 posted 01-17-2015 10:13 PM

Very nice Cd. Now ya gotta break it in. :)

-- Mark

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