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Blog entry by Straightpiped posted 11-20-2009 04:31 AM 2842 reads 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was going to wait to put anything up on this project but this might be getting put on hold due to my first commission.

It is a small kitchen, my own. All 3/4” Red Oak Plywood carcases. Hickory Face Frame and Solid ends. Jatoba Edge Grain top 1 1/4” thick. It is going to get a nice small crown that stays off the cyling with accent lighting. It is also going to get a light rail on the bottom of the upper cabinets. I now have the dovetail drawers complete (poplar) and installed but no doors. I also redid all the drywall, plumbing and electrical.




-- T. Nelson



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jerryw

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#1 posted 11-20-2009 05:14 AM

i really like the counter top. great work.

-- jerryw-wva.

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zlatanv

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#2 posted 11-20-2009 05:25 AM

Really beautiful top, what kind of finish did you use?

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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Straightpiped

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#3 posted 11-20-2009 02:48 PM

The whole kitchen I finished with Waterlox Original. The countertop has 5 coats top and bottom.

Here is a picture of the upper visible end prior to finish with some mineral spirits on it.

Here is the lower portion of cabinets that sits directly below the above photo.

-- T. Nelson

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patron

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#4 posted 11-20-2009 03:05 PM

very well done ,

new work in your own life ,
is always an inspiration .

this looks realy nice ,
enjoy !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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KWDRIVER

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#5 posted 11-20-2009 05:15 PM

Nice work, Love the choice in woods

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