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FinalKickstand
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Mon Sep 22, 2014 11:08 pm

Figured this is a good place to ask... I'm having someone build me a storage unit out of wood for under my bed. What size would I want the interior of the box to be with Horkeys being the largest prints I'd store? I was leaning towards 30 x 42. Too small?
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Mon Sep 22, 2014 11:11 pm

Why not go as big as will fit?
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Tue Sep 23, 2014 12:20 am

It's a gift that I tried to say no to because way too generous but they wouldn't accept no as an answer so I'd like to keep costs as low as possible for him.
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Tue Sep 23, 2014 12:24 am

Just take measurements of Canus Dirus and add a inch or two on each side, they dont get much bigger than that beast.
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Sat Sep 27, 2014 12:47 pm

HappaHaoli wrote:Nice setup, leary. That's a cold air return and not a vent, right?

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That's a stock pick I found on the web that I want to imitate not mine... My file needed a little sanding some bondo and some paint but came out okay. I won't start the wooden housing until the spring, but it works for now :)

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Mon Sep 29, 2014 8:14 am

leary411 wrote:
HappaHaoli wrote:Nice setup, leary. That's a cold air return and not a vent, right?

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That's a stock pick I found on the web that I want to imitate not mine... My file needed a little sanding some bondo and some paint but came out okay. I won't start the wooden housing until the spring, but it works for now :)

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Nice work. Looks great.
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Fri Oct 17, 2014 7:56 pm

I just got this in today. Bought it from a lady on Craigslist who said her husband used it to store art in. The bloody thing is huge, like 52 by 46. It'll take pretty much anything I could throw at it, and it's way more than i need. But she gave me a good deal so i couldn't pass it up. Now I'll be cleaning the drawers and using some of Billy's advice to prepare it for prints.


And actually, if anyone living in Dallas is interested, she had a second one of these to sell too.
So it goes...
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Fri Oct 17, 2014 8:23 pm

Great setup, now you're cooking with gas.
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Fri Oct 17, 2014 9:01 pm

mfaith wrote:
And actually, if anyone living in Dallas is interested, she had a second one of these to sell too.
I'm scurrred.

Just kidding, looks great!
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Fri Oct 17, 2014 9:11 pm

Lol. Yeah, it was coincidental timing too. My father, who lives in Dallas had been planning to come down here (Austin) to visit this weekend for a while. I came across that listing at the beginning of the week, worked out a deal with the lady, and he picked it up from her and hauled it down here with him this afternoon. hopefully minus the ebola.
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Sat Oct 25, 2014 11:27 am

leary411 wrote:
HappaHaoli wrote:Nice setup, leary. That's a cold air return and not a vent, right?

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That's a stock pick I found on the web that I want to imitate not mine... My file needed a little sanding some bondo and some paint but came out okay. I won't start the wooden housing until the spring, but it works for now :)

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Would love to see some more progress pics of this job! Looks like a lot of body filler maybe needed. But after a few fine sands, it shouldn't notice
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Sat Oct 25, 2014 5:08 pm

mfaith wrote:I just got this in today. Bought it from a lady on Craigslist who said her husband used it to store art in. The bloody thing is huge, like 52 by 46. It'll take pretty much anything I could throw at it, and it's way more than i need. But she gave me a good deal so i couldn't pass it up. Now I'll be cleaning the drawers and using some of Billy's advice to prepare it for prints.


And actually, if anyone living in Dallas is interested, she had a second one of these to sell too.
How much is she asking? Can you send me her contact info?
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Sat Oct 25, 2014 5:13 pm

Pm'd
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Sat Oct 25, 2014 5:42 pm

Itching for a new project.
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Sat Oct 25, 2014 6:22 pm

Haha, It's an addiction Billy. :wink:
Step 1 is admitting you have a problem. :lol:
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