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Old 02-26-2019, 10:56 PM   #11281
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Old 02-26-2019, 11:01 PM   #11282
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Looks a little odd. But there really wasn't any other choice? I assume.


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Looks a little odd. But there really wasn't any other choice? I assume.


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Featured on DIY Philly Revival with Rachel Street. Pretty sure it's episode 3.

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This came out super clean

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Old 03-02-2019, 08:10 AM   #11289
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I see you got the ultra modern lovers too. Everything here is ultra modern now, weird chairs is a staple.

It always looks clean in the end and is more difficult than people think. I just couldn't imagine trying to keep it clean and functional. Nice work.
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I see you got the ultra modern lovers too. Everything here is ultra modern now, weird chairs is a staple.

It always looks clean in the end and is more difficult than people think. I just couldn't imagine trying to keep it clean and functional. Nice work.
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Made a knife holder for the kitchen. Will fit into top sink drawer

2 1/2" thick, 16" wide and 19 11/16" long. Made from 18 individual board, each with two grooves cut into them. The middle groove is 5/8" deep and the edge groove is 1 3/8" deep. Boards are just pushed together.





Made a few more cuts to form the layers and and a few 22 1/2º angle cuts. This way you have a layer for larger and smaller knives. The boards are still just pushed together.


Stuck a 7/16" board in the center to form a slot for the sharpening steel.


Made up a jig to do the glue up. I needed the clamps to put pressure just on the lower section of the board. A couple of boards to keep things flat to keep the sanding to a minimum.




Put a few coats of CV on the knife holder, very thinned out, with a rag.



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Made a knife holder for the kitchen. Will fit into top sink drawer

2 1/2" thick, 16" wide and 19 11/16" long. Made from 18 individual board, each with two grooves cut into them. The middle groove is 5/8" deep and the edge groove is 1 3/8" deep. Boards are just pushed together.





Made a few more cuts to form the layers and and a few 22 1/2º angle cuts. This way you have a layer for larger and smaller knives. The boards are still just pushed together.


Stuck a 7/16" board in the center to form a slot for the sharpening steel.


Made up a jig to do the glue up. I needed the clamps to put pressure just on the lower section of the board. A couple of boards to keep things flat to keep the sanding to a minimum.




Put a few coats of CV on the knife holder, very thinned out, with a rag.



That's cool. I have been trying to figure out a way to safely display/store my kitchen knife collection.

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Made a knife holder for the kitchen. Will fit into top sink drawer

2 1/2" thick, 16" wide and 19 11/16" long. Made from 18 individual board, each with two grooves cut into them. The middle groove is 5/8" deep and the edge groove is 1 3/8" deep. Boards are just pushed together.





Made a few more cuts to form the layers and and a few 22 1/2º angle cuts. This way you have a layer for larger and smaller knives. The boards are still just pushed together.


Stuck a 7/16" board in the center to form a slot for the sharpening steel.


Made up a jig to do the glue up. I needed the clamps to put pressure just on the lower section of the board. A couple of boards to keep things flat to keep the sanding to a minimum.




Put a few coats of CV on the knife holder, very thinned out, with a rag.



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Made a knife holder for the kitchen. Will fit into top sink drawer

2 1/2" thick, 16" wide and 19 11/16" long. Made from 18 individual board, each with two grooves cut into them. The middle groove is 5/8" deep and the edge groove is 1 3/8" deep. Boards are just pushed together.





Made a few more cuts to form the layers and and a few 22 1/2º angle cuts. This way you have a layer for larger and smaller knives. The boards are still just pushed together.


Stuck a 7/16" board in the center to form a slot for the sharpening steel.


Made up a jig to do the glue up. I needed the clamps to put pressure just on the lower section of the board. A couple of boards to keep things flat to keep the sanding to a minimum.




Put a few coats of CV on the knife holder, very thinned out, with a rag.



Why not spray it?
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Do you want to be sticking your knives into lacquer? I don't think I've ever seen one that looked like it was sprayed. They all have extremely thin finishes, just enough to protect them. So that's what I did.


Fit nice.


Also put in the under sink pullout. Had to have him get everything in there before I could make it because of the cutouts needed to be done.



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Got the countertops installed today.

Induction cooktop goes into the hole.




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Leo, what don't you like about Minwax that you find you get with other brands?

I've always used them or Old Masters, depending on which paint store I'm at that day.
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Takes forever to dry. Woodsong II can be top coated in 30 minutes.
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Made a knife holder for the kitchen. Will fit into top sink drawer

2 1/2" thick, 16" wide and 19 11/16" long. Made from 18 individual board, each with two grooves cut into them. The middle groove is 5/8" deep and the edge groove is 1 3/8" deep. Boards are just pushed together.





Made a few more cuts to form the layers and and a few 22 1/2º angle cuts. This way you have a layer for larger and smaller knives. The boards are still just pushed together.


Stuck a 7/16" board in the center to form a slot for the sharpening steel.


Made up a jig to do the glue up. I needed the clamps to put pressure just on the lower section of the board. A couple of boards to keep things flat to keep the sanding to a minimum.




Put a few coats of CV on the knife holder, very thinned out, with a rag.



Just thought these pictures needed to be posted one more time.
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Just started kitchen remodel and uncovered some more asbestos. As well as some other great stuff. That’s the floor after we removed the plaster and boards. This was under another layer of floor and linoleum. It’s going to be a great job, I can already tell.


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