Ironwood 885 bottom shelf

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I put together a bottom shelf on my IW 885. Made out of a couple of cedar boards. I sealed them with spar urethane.
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That looks a lot like the one I made. I just used cedar fence panels. Once it was done, I sprayed it with truck box liner paint. It is super durable and no worries about grease or scratches and it is weather sealed with that paint
 
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I used cedar 1x4’s for the top of the shelf. I cut 4 pieces to 35 inches in length. I used 4 cedar 1x2’s for the bottom supports. They’re roughly 14 3/4 inches long. I spaced the 1x4’s about 1/4 inch apart. I glue and screwed them together from the bottom through the 1x2’s.

I sanded and put 2 coats of spar urethane on all of the boards prior to putting everything together.
 

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I used cedar 1x4’s for the top of the shelf. I cut 4 pieces to 35 inches in length. I used 4 cedar 1x2’s for the bottom supports. They’re roughly 14 3/4 inches long. I spaced the 1x4’s about 1/4 inch apart. I glue and screwed them together from the bottom through the 1x2’s.

I sanded and put 2 coats of spar urethane on all of the boards prior to putting everything together.

Nice project. I started one of my own for my IW650 but I can only fit three 1x4's in. I thought both the 885 and 650 were similar depth?. Anyway, three will work I guess. By the way, did you have to remove or loosen one of the panels between the front and rear legs to fit the shelf in?
 
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Yeah it is just resting on that bottom lip. I wouldn't put anything heavy on it.
 

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