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Project by allwood posted 07-14-2016 04:44 PM 978 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

just a few barn doors from work that were fun to build, little bit of distressing on some.They were all built from poplar for the weight and ease of staining.

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#1 posted 07-14-2016 08:43 PM

nice work. then look good.

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#2 posted 07-14-2016 11:29 PM

Great looking set of doors—nice and rustic!

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#3 posted 07-15-2016 03:22 AM

I really like the first one. What wood is it and did you ebonize it?

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#4 posted 07-15-2016 12:59 PM

I have been contemplating building a set of doors. Can you give me a quick rundown of the joinery you used?

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#5 posted 07-16-2016 01:18 PM

All the doors were built using poplar wood, and the colours are just a brushed on stain, nothing fancy. Thanks for the comments. And joinery is straight forward, built the centre panels flat, machined a light v-groove, built face frames to sandwich the centre panels between, glue and clamp. Like a 3 layer plywood idea.

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