Small Chest

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Project by APLJaK posted 03-08-2009 01:46 AM 2147 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Small Oak chest built for a gift. Used up some of the figured red oak that I had been collecting. Lined with aromatic cedar. Pretty simple project but I am happy with the results.

-- APLJaK Woodworking, Okanagan Valley, BC

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#1 posted 03-08-2009 02:02 AM

that is very nice, what did you finish it with?

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#2 posted 03-08-2009 03:10 AM

All of the joints are amazing! What technique did you use for the dovetails?

-- Jay

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#3 posted 03-08-2009 03:34 AM

Great job on the joinery, great looking chest. Thanks for sharing.

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#4 posted 03-08-2009 04:11 AM

Very beautiful and nicely built chest. I believe oak wood is a good companion to work with.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#5 posted 03-08-2009 04:20 AM

Beautiful Chest. The finish is great.

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

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#6 posted 03-08-2009 05:47 AM

Very nice chest you make it look simple


-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 03-08-2009 06:42 AM

Great Lookin Chest

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#8 posted 03-08-2009 08:34 AM

Fine joinery, and the wood is breathtaking! You are a master of the chest, I see! :)

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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