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Cranky Sailor Workshop - The retirement chest #7: More repairs and finally the sides

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Blog entry by DynaBlue posted 1066 days ago 736 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 6: The top Part 7 of Cranky Sailor Workshop - The retirement chest series Part 8: Putting it together »

Remember that corner the router ate? Well that just wasn’t going to be allowed to stand. I had to use a chisel to cut back to a straight shoulder and find some ash of the right color and grain to cut another corner from. It’s pretty good. The first pictures show the patch slightly fat so I had material to flush sand:

And now sanded and with finish on it:

Here is that repaired splined miter post:

Just oil sanding the sides now. Eight more days of WOOHOO!

-- Mistake? No, that's just an unexpected design opportunity....



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lanwater

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#1 posted 1066 days ago

Invisible!

Great fix.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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DynaBlue

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#2 posted 1066 days ago

Thanks! I’ve been happy with the project but I do wish I’d had more time to work on it so it hadn’t taken so long to get to this point. I still have to make all the internals, probably three more trays.

-- Mistake? No, that's just an unexpected design opportunity....

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