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Making a valet #1: Cutting the mortises

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Blog entry by Chelios posted 04-19-2012 12:00 AM 1291 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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So I am out walking the mall and I like to go in the furniture stores and check out the different styles. I came across a valet. I had never seen one before but the purpose was cool and the piece seems real easy. If you have never seen one they are all over google images.

As I do this build I thought I would doment it in a series since I plan on using nothing but hand tools- thanks for looking



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Mark Shymanski

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#1 posted 04-19-2012 03:27 AM

This should be interesting. I will be following this one!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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#2 posted 04-19-2012 04:40 AM

good looking mortises so far. will have to google valets. i thought they were small boxes,to put on your dresser to hold cuff links, tie clips, money clips,with out the money.

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Brit

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#3 posted 04-19-2012 08:10 PM

Cool, I’ll be following along.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.

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