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Project by MATTFINK posted 10-27-2009 05:41 AM 2860 views 5 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I put a lot of over time in this bar! I had to build it in two weeks with only 2 helpers.There was a lot of really nice mahogany that got faux finished!Big let down when you put a lot of time and effort into something with some really nice wood and they faux it!some people are lame!

-- Matt Fink





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woodworm

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#1 posted 10-27-2009 06:49 AM

Great project nicely done. Great effort!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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isetegija

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#2 posted 10-27-2009 07:00 AM

Of course it is a pity that the mahogany got faux finished.

Thanks for sharing with us and welcome to Lumberjocks community.

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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#3 posted 10-27-2009 07:22 AM

Wow Matt an amazing bar fantastic work

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#4 posted 10-27-2009 10:56 AM

Nice job the only thin missing a glass of Crown Royal neat.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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marksalot2005

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#5 posted 10-27-2009 01:57 PM

Whoaaaaaa man what a awesome job done ATTA BOY AAAAAA ++++++. That is a beautiful piece of work.

-- Mark, Katy, Texas, Did they give Noah a hardtime about the wood boat in his driveway

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#6 posted 10-27-2009 03:17 PM

Great work! A real old fashioned style.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#7 posted 10-27-2009 03:19 PM

Now THAT’S a bar I could warm up to!!!

Incredible Job, Beautiful Work !!!

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Manyroots

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#8 posted 10-28-2009 01:11 AM

I know you hate to see someone mess up you hard work, but you know what a good job you did, and in your heart you know whats under all that crappy faux…well done !

-- The best kind of pride is that which compels a man to do his best work, even when no one is lookin...Jim Moore

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huff

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#9 posted 10-28-2009 03:04 AM

Awesome bar. Great craftsmanship, no matter what they did with the finish…..... You still have the right to cry though! LOL

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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BTKS

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#10 posted 10-29-2009 05:20 AM

WOW, just two weeks. That is some nice work. Thanks for the post. BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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Steve

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#11 posted 01-04-2010 03:50 PM

I think I need a bar like that in my basement or shop. excellent work.

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#12 posted 01-04-2010 04:02 PM

Beautiful bar

I used to wonder how any one could make money owning a “bar” until I met a good friends boyfriend who owns part of 4 bars which are only open 3 nights a week.

1000 people/patrons come to each bar a night and its a 20 dollar cover charge and an additional 20 dollar coat check…...thats 40×1000 x 4 bars….............and that doesnt include booze sales…..........the math made me wonder why I do, what I do.

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#13 posted 01-29-2010 08:41 AM

great looking bar…. for sure too bad about the faux on it… some people eh?

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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woodchic

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#14 posted 01-31-2010 12:03 AM

This is a great looking bar…..........fantastic work! I can’t believe they covered it up with a faux finish, some people don’t know what they got when they got it,.......... huh.

AKA…........Woodchic

-- Robin Renee'

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#15 posted 10-28-2010 11:21 PM

Simply gorgeous! but I have to say: “It’d look better with a frontal lobotamy, I mean a bottle in front of me.”
Kimball

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