Apothecary Cabinet.. #5: Finally, the drawers are finished.

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Blog entry by degoose posted 08-03-2011 10:51 PM 8144 reads 1 time favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I was galvanised to make the most of the day… hence the sanding of drawers…

I did this in between glueing up blanks for the Sushi Board Series….entertaining visitors to the workshop….and enjoying some inspiration… after the job was done of course…

So over a period of a few hours, I completed the sanding of the Drawers for the Apothecary Cabinet… which has been dragging its heels….now all I have make is the Carcass in which the drawers will reside…

Note …. I am wearing hearing protection… you may want to adjust your volume…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#1 posted 08-03-2011 10:58 PM

Love the sound effects (and the hearing protection!). And the drawers look pretty good too. Thanks Larry.

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

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#2 posted 08-03-2011 11:01 PM

Dang, Larry….you draw a big crown for your sanding projects..

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#3 posted 08-03-2011 11:07 PM

Very good… Nice sound effects!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#4 posted 08-03-2011 11:37 PM

You are on fire. That’s an awfull lot done.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#5 posted 08-04-2011 12:24 AM

must be nice to have friends come by to visit..things are always pretty quite in my neck of the woods…, i need to get rex…a.k.a. roger..out here to show him how to wood work again…but im still waiting for ya to show up larry…when i see the guy walking out to the shop who is as tall as a tree…i will know you have arrived…lol…..oh im going to be putting a full size fridge out in the shop…problem though i dont drink beer larry…so red or green cool aid …..sound good mate…...grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#6 posted 08-04-2011 01:26 AM

Nice job and nice video, Larry. I had my volume us and needed hearing protection too. That is one pile of drawers!............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#7 posted 08-04-2011 05:56 AM

I membera guy named Jim Jones? Don’t drink the Kool Aid!!!!!!!!

-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic

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#8 posted 08-04-2011 07:35 AM

Congratulations Larry, I’ll bet you’re glad those are done…
Are you going to make your own drawer pulls?
That would keep you busy for a bit… :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#9 posted 08-04-2011 10:57 AM

Nice job, Larry.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#10 posted 08-04-2011 12:36 PM

Good stuff Larry and to have a round of applause that would make Johnny Carson proud to wrap it up…lol. Coming along nice bud….

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#11 posted 08-04-2011 03:48 PM

Sanding your draws! I usually wash mine, every Friday.

Joking aside, its a long job sanding all that lot. Bet your glad that lots behind you. Sanding with confidence. Good video, mate.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#12 posted 08-04-2011 05:46 PM

Coming along fine Larry.

At this pace by the time you finish this cabinet, it will be already an antique !!

At least you still have hair to cut.

-- Back home. Fernando

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#13 posted 08-04-2011 06:38 PM

That looks like way too much work Larry

Nice video


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#14 posted 08-04-2011 07:36 PM

Too funny mate! Love the start with the bottle of brew…. LOL Really found it interesting using your sanding disc cleaner that the platstic wrapper was still on. I use my cleaner all the time. Thats alot of boxes you have made.
Good job!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#15 posted 08-05-2011 05:10 AM

great video Larry !! Did you hear me clapping as well ? LOL

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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