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Shop #1: Shop tool cabinet

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Blog entry by clasher posted 08-22-2008 03:00 AM 1004 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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My first try at a wall cabinet for my shop. The case is constructed using maple with simple dado and rabbet joints.
Cabinet closed

The door frame is maple and the panels are hardboard.
Cabinet open

I still need to add some holders for the rest of my hand tools. But I did just get around to routing the pulls.
Open door



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Callum Kendall

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#1 posted 08-22-2008 03:25 AM

Looks good!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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trifern

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#2 posted 08-22-2008 04:30 AM

Great project. I certainly can use all the storage and organizational tools I can get. Thanks for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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SteveKorz

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#3 posted 08-22-2008 04:36 AM

This looks great… I need more storage like this… great job!

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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mrsawdust

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#4 posted 08-22-2008 06:01 AM

nice job. i need to start on one myself.

-- mrsawdust, pittsburgh,pa.

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#5 posted 08-22-2008 10:13 AM

I’am in the makin gof a shop cabinet looks great you have given me some great ideas

-- A. Molloy

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Tom Adamski

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#6 posted 08-22-2008 04:21 PM

Nice job! It looks very nice. What are the dimensions? Did you design it or base it off an existing design?

Tom

-- Anybody can become a woodworker, but only a Craftsman can hide his mistakes.

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clasher

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#7 posted 08-23-2008 02:37 AM

Thanks for all the cordial comments.

Here are the dimensions
Cabinet Dimensions

I probably saw something similar hanging in the background of of a shop tours image.

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#8 posted 08-23-2008 02:38 AM

nice done one myself awhile back handy to have

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