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Old 06-01-2020, 12:57 PM   #81
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That looks great!!! I like the all drawer idea!!
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Old 06-01-2020, 01:02 PM   #82
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Very cool. I too like the colors!
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Old 06-01-2020, 03:00 PM   #83
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Very cool. I too like the colors!
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Old 07-13-2020, 07:45 PM   #84
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Bluto build: Renamed

Well itís official. My wife has nixed my name B.L.U.T.O. for the bus. We both agreed on the NEW name. Because the theme of the build has morphed into a Beatles theme, the new name will be Eleanor Rigby. Iíve always wanted an Eleanor. Now I have a 30 foot Eleanor. I had made a goal for myself to be through by the end of May. Obviously I didnít make it. Now Iím shooting for the end of August. Made quite a bit of progress this last month.
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Old 07-13-2020, 10:10 PM   #85
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That is top notch....you're both quite talented.

Where's the broom? I look at the floor, and I see it needs sweeping.
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Old 07-14-2020, 12:49 AM   #86
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Thank you Don. You couldn’t see it but the vacuum was actually behind the Boho door going into the bathroom. Which is the next project on the list.
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Old 07-14-2020, 07:49 AM   #87
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Wow!! That looks amazing!! Great job! To be honest, I didn't think I would like all of the bright colors, but the way it looks now is awesome! It all flows very well together!
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Old 07-14-2020, 09:22 AM   #88
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Very nice work. I love the custom dash-top, and the cove lighting too.
The rope is a great touch to finish those hard-to-fit ceiling lines.
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Old 07-14-2020, 04:58 PM   #89
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Wow!! That looks amazing!! Great job! To be honest, I didn't think I would like all of the bright colors, but the way it looks now is awesome! It all flows very well together!
Thank you Frochevy. I have to be honest with you too. I had serious doubtsabout all the colors. (My favorite color is gray) my wife gets all over my ass about my choice of shirts. Most of them are pretty dull. Hahahahaha. Oh well. I told her she was in charge of coloring, so this is what we have ended up with. I was very much into the psychedelic thing in my younger days. The main thing we ate both having tons of fun doing this together. I will definitely be glad when we are through though.
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Old 07-14-2020, 05:01 PM   #90
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Very nice work. I love the custom dash-top, and the cove lighting too.
The rope is a great touch to finish those hard-to-fit ceiling lines.
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Thank you Rich. The dash is one of my proudest things also. As a real booger to bend that stuff with such tight radius. I still have 2 more tops to do. The bathroom counter and our table.
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Old 07-14-2020, 05:05 PM   #91
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Very nice work. I love the custom dash-top, and the cove lighting too.
The rope is a great touch to finish those hard-to-fit ceiling lines.
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By the way Rich. That is not rope. It is wood. Had to wet it and bend it. Then paint it.
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Old 07-14-2020, 06:34 PM   #92
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By the way Rich. That is not rope. It is wood. Had to wet it and bend it. Then paint it.

!! WOW, that's wood? Just wow. Great job!
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Old 07-14-2020, 09:09 PM   #93
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!! WOW, that's wood? Just wow. Great job!
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By the way Rich. That is not rope. It is wood. Had to wet it and bend it. Then paint it.
What flavor of wood? Ash?
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Old 07-15-2020, 07:03 AM   #95
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What flavor of wood? Ash?
The ceiling is all cedar from the old fencing material. The cabinet face frames and doors are all poplar. The cabinet boxes are mostly BC pine plywood.
I just read the whole post. I’m an idiot. The “rope wood” is white pine.
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The ceiling is all cedar from the old fencing material. The cabinet face frames and doors are all poplar. The cabinet boxes are mostly BC pine plywood.
I just read the whole post. Iím an idiot. The ďrope woodĒ is white pine.
After so many years in CO, everything's aspen or pondo; it's fun to hear about other flavors. I forgot Tulip got used for anything...

And I didn't know (remember) white pine could be so bendy -- with your skilz I figured you were steaming ash...
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Old 07-25-2020, 10:21 AM   #97
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After so many years in CO, everything's aspen or pondo; it's fun to hear about other flavors. I forgot Tulip got used for anything...

And I didn't know (remember) white pine could be so bendy -- with your skilz I figured you were steaming ash...
Thanks David. Yeah white pine and basswood works really well. I guess that’s the reason you should never build cabinets out of pine down here in the gulf coast. That crap will will warp big time.
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Old 07-26-2020, 08:23 PM   #98
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Drivers side floor

Got the drivers side floor all wrapped up today. Zbar is fun to work with doing a transition. Good thing I had more than I needed.
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Uh, is "Zane" a person or a product?
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Uh, is "Zane" a person or a product?
Hahahahaha. Damn auto correct. That is supposed to be Zbar.
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