Baseball Card / Sports Memorabilia Display Case

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Project by PhillyChopSaw posted 08-20-2017 09:58 PM 2068 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First project on my new Griz 1023 table saw. I’ve had this project in mind for 6 months while I saved for the saw. Its purpose is pretty simple; I got a bunch of cool baseball cards that live in a box in my closet. Now they are on display in my office.

Learned a lot on this project, and put some mileage on my new saw.


3/4” Pine frame (next time OAK).
3/4” Oak trim for front
1/2” Oak for shelves
1/4” Ply back
1/4” Plexiglass


ZAR stain
3 coats of arm r seal

-- Dust Collection @my house: roll all your power tools outside, cut, roll everything back inside, hope for rain.

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woodshaver Tony C

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#1 posted 08-21-2017 01:43 AM

Nice work! Looks good! Your display case should last for a long long time with those nice tight box joints!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#2 posted 08-21-2017 09:25 PM

This is a beautiful display case and so nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 08-23-2017 11:54 PM

Great looking display case—a fitting home for all of your baseball cards!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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