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  • Posted in thread: Wooden Beer Crates on 12-14-2012 at 07:17 PM
    Awesome! I'm jealous. I wasn't criticizing any methods, just pointing out end grain butt joints
    alone (w/o rabbets or nails) are not considered nearly as strong by prof. cabinetmakers or glue

  • Posted in thread: Wooden Beer Crates on 12-13-2012 at 05:56 PM
    Re: box joints, I would be doing it for appearance too, along w/ the contrasting 1/8" walnut
    strip to cover the birch plywood's edges --though I find the multi-layer, no-void Baltic
    birchply edges rat...

  • Posted in thread: Wooden Beer Crates on 12-12-2012 at 03:15 PM
    Thanks for all the posts everyone. They've helped me design three sizes:OLD Grolsch & swing-cap
    Virgil's Root Beer bottlesHacker/Optimator type pint+ &22 oz. bombers (double deuce to some)I
    hope to po...

  • Posted in thread: DIY Wooden Beer Bottle Crate on 12-08-2012 at 09:24 PM
    Very nicely done; I made a boxjoint jig, and will use that on the corners, which should look
    really cool, and be super strong. I'd think pine would need to be fairly thick, 5/8" or better
    to avoid ris...

  • Posted in thread: Wooden Beer Crates on 12-08-2012 at 09:14 PM
    Has anyone designed any really nice crates for the larger bottles? I'd love to see dimensions &
    photos of them. Thanks for posting.Mark :mug:

  • Posted in thread: Brewers best ? on 06-21-2012 at 02:04 AM
    I haven't been impressed with Brewer's Best customer service so far. I emailed detailed msgs
    twice this past month re: their Belgian Tripel; still no reply or acknowledgement. Northern
    Brewer has almo...