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You should play with putting a 2x6 nailer where the mantle goes and put it on the outside of the stone, the way we do all those types of mantles. otherwise you lose an inch and a half of a pre made mantle, and have to scribe the stones on the sides and whatnot,
 

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You should play with putting a 2x6 nailer where the mantle goes and put it on the outside of the stone, the way we do all those types of mantles. otherwise you lose an inch and a half of a pre made mantle, and have to scribe the stones on the sides and whatnot,
Ive done some that way, and I agree with you on losing some width on my mantle :thumbsup:

But, by losing some width I dont have go so high with the mantle
 

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You should play with putting a 2x6 nailer where the mantle goes and put it on the outside of the stone, the way we do all those types of mantles. otherwise you lose an inch and a half of a pre made mantle, and have to scribe the stones on the sides and whatnot,
....Thats a beautiful fireplace. I like it :thumbsup:
 
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