Murphy Bar

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Project by Sumdume posted 11-21-2017 02:03 AM 7118 views 10 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is the Murphy Bar I was working on. It is made from Cedar.

-- Rule # 1 - Don't mix yer blood and sawdust!

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#1 posted 11-21-2017 02:29 AM

very cool idea my man,great space saver for small rooms.thats a fold down party!great job.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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#2 posted 11-21-2017 02:57 AM

Great idea & Excellent build!

-- Ron, Northern Illinois

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#3 posted 11-21-2017 02:11 PM

Awesome. I love the concept and the finished product. Well done.

-- Galootish log blog,

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#4 posted 11-21-2017 02:13 PM

Question: Does the hinge hardware lock at 90 degrees? Or is there something that keeps it from getting kicked out or in while it’s down?

-- Galootish log blog,

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#5 posted 11-21-2017 02:53 PM

Nice work! It’s beautifully done and a very practical piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#6 posted 11-21-2017 03:26 PM

I never heard of a Murphy Bar before but I like it!

-- Mike, A Yooper with a drawl,

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#7 posted 11-21-2017 04:36 PM

We don’t drink, but the concept can be used for much more than a bar.
Nice execution and good looking too.

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#8 posted 11-22-2017 01:25 AM

Swirt, you found the weak spot. At this point there is nothing to keep it from being kicked out. I am trying to figure out how to prevent a problem.

-- Rule # 1 - Don't mix yer blood and sawdust!

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#9 posted 11-22-2017 02:17 AM

Obviously Swirt has a point, but it’s built. It’s done. It’s nice. I think you’ll be fine.

If you don’t get too drunk, you’ll probably never have a problem… however I don’t condone soberness… it’s a bar, you should get real drunk and let the chips fall where they may.

-- Upgrayedd - spelled thusly, with two Ds, for a double dose of this pimping.

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#10 posted 11-23-2017 04:30 PM

That’s really interesting very nice.

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

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