Laundry Hamper

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Project by CB_Cohick posted 01-17-2015 02:10 PM 717 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

This is the third one of these I have built recently. I think I have settled on design and construction, finish is still questionable. The dimensions on this are roughly 24” H x 16” W x 16” D. This one is pine. Everything is held together with dowels and glue, no nails or screws other than the hardware for the lid. The panels and bottom (not pictured) are 1/4” plywood glued into dados. Finish is Minwax stain, polyurethane, and a coat of wax. For a box to hold skid-marked undies until laundry day, I think it will work ok.

-- Chris - Would work, but I'm too busy reading about woodwork.

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#1 posted 02-24-2015 05:53 PM

A second version in pine with glue-sizing, mahogany stain, and polyurethane finish.

And a third version in oak with tung oil finish.

-- Chris - Would work, but I'm too busy reading about woodwork.

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