DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > Carpentry and Woodworking > Sanding hardwood plywood




Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-09-2014, 05:41 AM  
jmc0319
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 279
Liked 31 Times on 22 Posts
Likes Given: 5

Default

I know we all like pictures here so I wanted to send a final one of the bookcase in its final resting place. Let me tell you, this thing was heavy. It is 82"x34"x14". 3/4 birch ply with select pine face frame and molding. imageuploadedbyhome-repair1391949637.109094.jpgimageuploadedbyhome-repair1391949665.627832.jpg


Sent from my iPhone using Home Repair



__________________
jmc0319 is offline  
2
People Like This 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-09-2014, 07:17 AM  
oldognewtrick
Moderator
HRT_MODERATOR.png
 
oldognewtrick's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Nashville, TN
Posts: 5,424
Liked 459 Times on 382 Posts
Likes Given: 146

Default

Nice job!



__________________
oldognewtrick is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-09-2014, 07:45 AM  
jmc0319
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 279
Liked 31 Times on 22 Posts
Likes Given: 5

Default

Thank you


Sent from my iPhone using Home Repair

__________________
jmc0319 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-10-2014, 05:46 AM  
bud16415
Fixer Upper
 
bud16415's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Erie Pa, Pa
Posts: 1,235
Liked 353 Times on 283 Posts
Likes Given: 115

Default

Very nice. It looks good in its new home.

Sign your name and date on the back? I would it’s something to be proud of and will be around for a very long time. I can hear people saying they don’t make em like that anymore.

Never forget foam and poly don’t mix. I know I never will.

__________________
bud16415 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-10-2014, 10:40 AM  
nealtw
Contractor
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: vancouver, b.c.
Posts: 10,276
Liked 850 Times on 759 Posts
Likes Given: 1466

Default

I would add another hingestop to the door and put lock nuts on them as they wiggle loose over time.

__________________
nealtw is online now  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-10-2014, 03:07 PM  
jmc0319
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 279
Liked 31 Times on 22 Posts
Likes Given: 5

Default

Bud - thanks very much. I actually bought one of those electric branding irons and stamp my name and date on the back of everything I make. I figure 50 years from now nobody will remember where it came from. The brand will remind them.

Neal - probably a smart idea. Thanks.


Sent from my iPhone using Home Repair

__________________
jmc0319 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-10-2014, 03:21 PM  
nealtw
Contractor
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: vancouver, b.c.
Posts: 10,276
Liked 850 Times on 759 Posts
Likes Given: 1466

Default

Neal - probably a smart idea. Thanks.

I learned the hard way. After one wiggled loose a the door knob went thru the wall, I put a lock nut on it. The same kid then hit the door had again and the stopper just broke. Fix wall again!



__________________
nealtw is online now  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
Matching stain on Maple hardwood to maple plywood chrissy Painting Forum 5 04-22-2012 07:47 AM
Sanding Reclaimed Hardwood AngieR Flooring 8 05-06-2010 02:03 AM
plywood sides vs. all plywood box kitchen cabinets? Christian Carpentry and Woodworking 8 03-28-2010 09:11 PM
Questions On Sanding Hardwood floor. Kratz Flooring 1 07-26-2009 12:32 AM
Hardwood or Plywood Subfloor? renee26 Flooring 1 09-26-2006 08:03 PM