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Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Nyarlathotep, 10/2/11.

  1. Nyarlathotep

    Nyarlathotep Premium Member

    I went to ace hardware to pick up all the parts to add shelves, thanks to the instruction from SpliceD. I had the glass cut the same dimensions of the detolf glass, but this didn't work out for me. If you want to do this mod and use 1/8" wire rope clips make sure the glass is cut to 15" x 11 3/4". The original dimensions are not wide enough with those clips. Anywho, thanks again for the info SpliceD, can't wait to fill up the extra space.
     

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  2. del518

    del518

    How many shelfs did you add?
     

  3. Nyarlathotep

    Nyarlathotep Premium Member

    I'm adding 3
     

  4. Nyarlathotep

    Nyarlathotep Premium Member

    More shelves
    Detolf Shelf Mod - 6205529369_aa14161f79_z.jpg
     

  5. SpliceD

    SpliceD

    Ah, sorry about that! Now that you mentioned it, i did get the glass cut a little wider for them to fit the wire rope grips. Really sorry about that :sad: I hope the glass shop didn't charge you extra to get new ones cut. Did you end up using the little rubber feet/discs to have it sit on the grips?

    I also forgot to mention that it helps to use a bubble leveler to make sure the glass sits even. Looks like you didn't have any trouble though.

    Another tip to those who want to do this to their case, i put the grips at exactly half way between each shelf. I used a ruler with a sharpie to guesstimate where it should be sitting. Once i had it all measured out and set up, i used the leveler to straighten it up.

    Looks good!

    Nyarlathotep - Hope you don't mind if i put up my pics since we're on the topic.

    Here's the wire rope grips that you'll need.

    And a pic of my case
     
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  6. Peeza21

    Peeza21

    Loving both the displays!!
     

  7. Razerwire

    Razerwire

    I might get some more shelves for my Detolf although that just inevitably leads to more frames. LOL

    I DID get my Oakley hanging mirror today in the mail that went right onto the Detolf door! :D
     

  8. Nyarlathotep

    Nyarlathotep Premium Member

    I did use little rubber feet, no I don't mind the pics and I didn't mind the extra $20 for another set of glass. They say measure twice cut once. I didn't even measure once. :)
     

  9. SpliceD

    SpliceD

    Oh wow it was only $20 for glass? That's pretty cheap. My glass shop ripped me, LOL!
     

  10. Razerwire

    Razerwire

    Here's the mirror I mentioned.

    Detolf Shelf Mod - P1070777.jpg
    Detolf Shelf Mod - P1070778.jpg
     

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