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Craftsman Style Screen Door

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Project by Mr_McGlue posted 02-02-2021 04:23 PM 1432 views 8 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Screen door for a 1906 Craftsman house. All done with hand tools and bad clamps (have since upgraded my
clampage). Mortise and tenon. White oak. Finished with General Finishes clear 450.

-- Robert - California





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controlfreak

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#1 posted 02-02-2021 04:51 PM

I am loving that hand tool work you have going on there, very nice!

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pottz

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#2 posted 02-02-2021 05:27 PM

beautiful screen door,love crafstman style.

-- 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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#3 posted 02-02-2021 05:29 PM

Very nice.

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splintergroup

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#4 posted 02-02-2021 05:46 PM

Looks excellent! Nice “cloud lift” detail and the fit looks perfect.

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Andre

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#5 posted 02-02-2021 07:08 PM

Very Nice, just needs some Ebony plugs an call it G & G :)

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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Mr_McGlue

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#6 posted 02-02-2021 07:14 PM

Thanks! Was fun to do.


I am loving that hand tool work you have going on there, very nice!

- controlfreak


-- Robert - California

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Mr_McGlue

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#7 posted 02-02-2021 07:15 PM

Yes, so do I. Wasn’t sure how it would all look until it all came together.


beautiful screen door,love crafstman style.

- pottz


-- Robert - California

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Mr_McGlue

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#8 posted 02-02-2021 07:16 PM

Yep I agree!


Very Nice, just needs some Ebony plugs an call it G & G :)

- Andre


-- Robert - California

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Mr_McGlue

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#9 posted 02-02-2021 07:18 PM

Thank you!


Very nice.

- BurlyBob


-- Robert - California

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Mr_McGlue

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#10 posted 02-02-2021 07:18 PM

Thanks. Toiled with that for a while think it worked out in the end.


Looks excellent! Nice “cloud lift” detail and the fit looks perfect.

- splintergroup


-- Robert - California

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theoldfart

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#11 posted 02-02-2021 07:57 PM

Very nice door. I put in a manufactured screen door, guess a need to do better is in order!

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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mtnwild

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#12 posted 02-02-2021 08:19 PM

That’s custom!! Screams hand made…Adds karma to the area…......

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Peteybadboy

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#13 posted 02-02-2021 09:15 PM

That is excellent! If will sound like my childhood when you slam it. Mom or Dad would yell don’t slam the door!

Nice work

-- Petey

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489tad

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#14 posted 02-02-2021 10:15 PM

The door looks great. A+ on all hand tools.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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James E McIntyre

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#15 posted 02-02-2021 10:36 PM

Great work. QSWO should last 50 yrs +

-- James E McIntyre

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