Miniature scotch chest

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Blog entry by andyboy posted 930 days ago 3757 reads 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is the promised video making the model sized chest.

-- Andy Halewoodworker. You can't finish if you don't finish. So finish it, because finish is everything.

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#1 posted 930 days ago

Lots of detail work here. Krenov would be proud! I’m thinking this little chest has all the details of a larger piece and it may have been a practice piece for apprentices working with handtools? I’m thinking I have to think small when practicing. Almost a 2/3rds miniture for a prototype?

Nice detail, what are you using to finish the piece?

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#2 posted 930 days ago

Another great video and project. Why is it called a Scotch chest?

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#3 posted 930 days ago

Very nice work. Do you keep your scotch in it?

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#4 posted 930 days ago

Nice work Andy! Thanks for the video.

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#5 posted 929 days ago

Great job Andy! Wow this is nice! Great work.

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#6 posted 929 days ago

well done job sir :-)
I bett a full sice wuold have taken less time for you to make … even with handtools only
ten more and you have enoff to all the tiny werd parts we all colect over the years :-)

thanks for sharing

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#7 posted 929 days ago

Great job. Thanks for posting the video!!

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#8 posted 928 days ago

Nice work. Puts me in mind of a machinists chest.

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#9 posted 926 days ago

Great video. I really enjoy the delicate nature of these sorts of projects. And on the plus side, you can use very expensive wood if you like since there’s not much to buy.

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