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      • circular saw
        Circular saw
      • miter saw
        Miter saw
      • drill
        Drill/driver fitted with a combination drill bit
      • pneumatic brad nailer
        Pneumatic nail gun
      • hand saw
        Small hand saw

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      1. Lauan to sheathe the outside of the front and sides. Get one full 4x8 sheet and one half sheet.

      2. ½-inch plywood to sheathe the inside of the front and sides. Get one full 4x8 sheet and one half sheet. Pick sheets with at least one smooth, paintable surface.

      3. ¾-inch utility-grade plywood for the bar top's substrate. Get one 4x8 sheet.

      4. 1x3 supports to be sandwiched flat between the plywood and lauan as framing. Get seven 8-foot pine boards.

      5. 1x4 stiles and rails Get seven 8-foot clear-pine boards.

      6. 1x8 rail Get one 8-foot clear-pine board.

      7. 1x10 shelving board Get two 6-foot clear-pine boards.

      8. 1x2 to install below the bottom shelf and cap the back edge of the side walls. Get one 8-foot and one 6-foot clear-pine length.9. 1x1 to make the shelving cleats Get two 8-foot length.

      10. panel or base cap molding to trim the inside edges of the stiles and rails.

      11. 1x10 oak for the finished bar top Get two 6-foot boards.

      12. 1x2 oak to trim the back edge of the bar top Get an 8-foot length.

      13. Oak bar-rail molding Get a 12-foot length.

      14. Foot rail, brackets, and caps (optional, available through KegWorks)

      15. -inch brad nails

      16. 1¼-inch brad nails

      17. 1¼-inch screws

      18. 3-inch screws