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Brendan Barry

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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #285 on: February 23, 2016, 07:37:26 PM »
Second door went up on bay 1 this afternoon. Zack is working on the doors for bay 2 now.



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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #286 on: February 23, 2016, 07:41:12 PM »
That looks TERRIFIC!

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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #287 on: February 23, 2016, 08:26:20 PM »
I'd say it looks adorable.
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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #288 on: February 23, 2016, 08:51:19 PM »
It is simply an open and shut project.

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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #289 on: February 23, 2016, 11:27:02 PM »
I suppose whether Ed sends this to WW&F will hinge on...oh never mind.

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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #290 on: February 23, 2016, 11:51:32 PM »
Looks great! I think all the puns got used.

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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #291 on: February 23, 2016, 11:59:18 PM »
Oh I think we can latch onto a few more.................

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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #292 on: February 24, 2016, 11:14:41 AM »
Absolutely, a few more doors to get us into the swing of things..
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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #293 on: February 24, 2016, 01:56:07 PM »
If youz guyz keep this up Ed will lock the thread.

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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #294 on: February 24, 2016, 02:35:13 PM »
Would that be a hasp or barrel bolt?
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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #295 on: February 24, 2016, 04:17:51 PM »
Really?  I thought it was an "open door policy" on posting on the forum. lol.

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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #296 on: February 24, 2016, 04:38:54 PM »
No, these are the "doors of perception." Do a Google search on that phrase to learn about connections to Aldous Huxley and Jim Morrison.
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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #297 on: February 24, 2016, 07:24:52 PM »
Doors look superb.
Just need to pry Track One west abouuuuut an inch to center rails in the door cutouts.

C&TS roundhouse uses short wooden bars shoved horizontally into  steel holders to secure their doors.
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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #298 on: February 24, 2016, 08:37:26 PM »
Paul, we use the same method, usually a 2x6 about 5 feet long, with a shim shoved in between one side of it and the door to really secure the door from movement
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Re: Car Barn - Official Work Thread
« Reply #299 on: February 24, 2016, 09:13:09 PM »
Yup. Excellent.
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