My New Tool Chest

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Project by amos posted 11-14-2008 08:47 PM 1968 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hi l j”s….Ive been busy lately but managed to build this tool chest in my spare time..its mostly mahogany with a little oak and cherry here and there..i finished it with a danish oil and linseed oil mix…ive been wanting one of these for a long time..I had all the wood..but the brass hardware set me back about 80 bucks..still if you,ve ever priced these you know how much they can run..hope you like it…amos

-- amos

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#1 posted 11-14-2008 08:55 PM

Wow! Very very beautiful tool chest!
Yes, I like it very much and probably it shall be in my bedroom..!

Great job Amos!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#2 posted 11-14-2008 09:02 PM

Sweet Looking Tool Chest, Amos!

Is it filled already? If you’re like me- you never have enough storage space!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 11-14-2008 10:04 PM

“Wow!” is an understatement. Beautiful!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#4 posted 11-15-2008 12:39 AM

great tool chest.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#5 posted 11-15-2008 03:18 AM

Very nice you saved a bundle!

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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#6 posted 11-15-2008 03:53 AM

Sweet, very nice!

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

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#7 posted 11-15-2008 07:54 AM

Nice work with this tool chest…Blkcherry

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#8 posted 01-29-2009 05:58 AM

I don’t usually say this to guys but


-- "Not skilled enough to wipe jam on toast!"

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#9 posted 01-31-2009 02:47 PM

thank you everyone for the comments on my tool friends reactions when they see it..leads my to believe I”ll be making a few more of these.

-- amos

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#10 posted 01-31-2009 03:24 PM

This is bound to become a family heirloom, nice job!

-- Rich in Richmond -- Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it.

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