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Tool cabinet #4: Getting it all together

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Blog entry by CutNRun posted 11-26-2007 09:14 PM 993 reads 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 3: Installing doors and drawers Part 4 of Tool cabinet series Part 5: Another delay »

I was able to spend some time in the shop over the holiday and finished getting the tool cabinet together. The drawer fronts are mounted as is the hardware. All glides are installed and the trays mounted in the cabinet section. Next will be taking everything apart, sanding, and finishing. I plan to locate some drawer liner material to put in the bottom of the drawings.

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-- CutNRun - So much wood, so many trails, so little time



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Pete Santos

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#1 posted 11-26-2007 09:19 PM

I’d say that was holiday time very well spent.

I was not allowed to enter my shop during the holidays.

That’s fine though, we have family over visiting.

-- Greatness is not found in possessions, power, position, or prestige. It is discovered in goodness, humility, service, and love.

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Dominic Vanacora

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#2 posted 11-26-2007 09:56 PM

I made a big ugly cabinet for my tools and things and I wood never but it next to your’s. I wood start crying. Your cabinet wood look good in my dining room. It not as easy to make as it looks. Great project.

-- Dominic, Trinity, Florida...Lets be safe out there.

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David

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#3 posted 11-26-2007 10:01 PM

Excellent! Looks like a very productive holiday!

-- http://foldingrule.blogspot.com

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Thos. Angle

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#4 posted 11-26-2007 10:03 PM

Now that’s a tool box!! Really came out great.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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cajunpen

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#5 posted 11-26-2007 10:35 PM

I’ve seen furniture in stores for sale that did not look nearly as good as your Tool Box. Wow, what a tool box – make sure you clean your tools good before putting them in such a beautiful storage box.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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SPalm

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#6 posted 11-26-2007 10:56 PM

That’s nice. Good for you.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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CutNRun

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#7 posted 11-26-2007 11:01 PM

I appreciate all the favorable comments. Any more and I won’t be able to get my hat back on. My wife has made a few comments about such nice oak being relegated to the garage, but I have a motive for putting the time and the effort into the cabinet. Hopefully, it will become and heirloom for my kids. I have some handsaws and a hammer that my grandfather left to me and they are some of my most valued tools. With any luck, my youngest daughter will continue her interest in “helping dad”.

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-- CutNRun - So much wood, so many trails, so little time

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