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Tool Chest Refurb #12: Return from Obscurity

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Blog entry by Smitty_Cabinetshop posted 464 days ago 969 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 11: Best Saturday Use of Mock-ups... Part 12 of Tool Chest Refurb series Part 13: Almost a Year, but Progress Continues... »

Precious little dialog, and only three pictures, but know that the Chest has not been forgotten.

Worked an idea I had for the sliding tills. The #78 (love that plane) created a rabbet on pallet pine

That was matched up with a dado’d (and reclaimed) walnut front

To create the beginnings of sliding tills for this chest interior.

More to come!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive



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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 463 days ago

Glad to see the chest coming along
Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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jjw5858

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#2 posted 463 days ago

Very cool. I look forward to seeing the rest of it.

Have fun,

Joe

http://www.spoonscarver.com/

-- "Make something you love tomorrow...and do it slowly" JLB

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#3 posted 463 days ago

A blast from the past. Good to see it is still progressing, finding it’s way to the finish line.

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#4 posted 463 days ago

Yeah, some other projects (undocumented at that!) jumped in front of this chest. Literally. I haven’t been able to see it for a few weeks as stuff was lined up in front of it.

Should be able to wrap it up reasonably quickly, though. Stay tuned.

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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Dave

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#5 posted 462 days ago

Good to see you got back to it. Keep us posted Smitty.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#6 posted 462 days ago

Just a wee bit of work last night that may push another installment soon, we’ll see. Raining like crazy today, flash flooding everywhere. Drought of 2012 is officially over.

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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#7 posted 458 days ago

Keep your powder dry Smitty. Thanks for the update.

-- ~Tony

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#8 posted 346 days ago

New post of PROGRESS...

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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#9 posted 345 days ago

Oh cool… show’s back on!

-- ~Tony

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#10 posted 345 days ago

:-)

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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