sugar chest

  • Advertise with us
Project by louie posted 03-26-2009 01:16 AM 927 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this was my first attempt at using dovetails on a piece of furniture

7 comments so far

View tommot's profile


14 posts in 2448 days

#1 posted 03-26-2009 01:54 AM

nice job !!! wood has a lot fire to it

-- tom logan

View woodworm's profile


14144 posts in 2679 days

#2 posted 03-26-2009 02:10 AM

Great work!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

View Karson's profile


34994 posts in 3489 days

#3 posted 03-26-2009 02:14 AM

Great job. can you rotate the pictures and repost them?

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

View HallTree's profile


5662 posts in 2856 days

#4 posted 03-28-2009 12:36 AM

Louie, for someone who is totally blind this is an amazing project. Nice job. Looks great.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

View ND2ELK's profile


13495 posts in 2862 days

#5 posted 03-28-2009 01:45 AM

Great looking sugar chest! You did a beautiful job on this piece. I would have never guessed that a person could do wood working and be totally blind. I admire you and your accomplishments. Thanks you for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

View Gary's profile


8384 posts in 2521 days

#6 posted 03-29-2009 12:28 AM

Good job Louie….Good Job!

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

View louie's profile


15 posts in 2438 days

#7 posted 03-29-2009 02:11 AM

thanks Gary, I used the katie jig for the dovetails, what do you think of the tail spacing. Also as you know I am blind how did the dye come out. I figured dye is easier to not mess up as compared to oil stain and maple is a nice figured wood any way.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics