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Project by kpi314 posted 11-02-2008 03:11 AM 3393 views 6 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So I wanted to try a new form of construction and decided I needed a new place to put some equipment. I decide on a pretty large cabinet (doors to come soon) I’m happy with the finished product and what I learned in the process. The table-top is just finished with one coat of “boiled Linseed oil”

-- Kpi314,

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#1 posted 11-02-2008 03:51 AM

Very nice looking piece of furniture. Looks like it serves it purpose as well

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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#2 posted 11-02-2008 05:01 AM

Nice and functional shop furniture.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#3 posted 11-02-2008 05:50 AM

I like the piece , but those screw plugs got to go . They really detract from the nice lines of your cabinet . JMO : )

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#4 posted 11-02-2008 07:24 AM

Very elegant. However, I agree with Dusty56 regarding the screw plugs. Nice work.

-- Rich, Seattle, WA

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#5 posted 11-02-2008 02:18 PM

I have to partial disagree, I think I like the plugs. While getting rid of the plugs would give it nice clean lines, the plugs gives it a tough riveted look. I am not sure that is what you were going for but if you throw in some diamond plate it would look even tougher.

Great job

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..

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#6 posted 11-02-2008 07:16 PM

i agree with snow dog…in fact before I read the other comments I was gonna suggest NOT adding doors so that you have easy access to the tools that doors may hinder AND they would cover the plugs…

such is life, eh…we all have different tastes…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#7 posted 11-11-2008 06:40 PM

Kevin, Welcome to LumberJocks. Very nice piece. I like the way it went together and would have to say I like the screw plugs as well for the industrial style finish look.
Look forward to other projects.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#8 posted 05-11-2009 04:09 AM

Nice work KP.

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#9 posted 05-11-2009 04:55 AM

I say this super SHOP furniture, I don’t beleive it’s heading for a show any were. Good Job

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