Steamer Trunk

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Project by Kevin posted 05-24-2009 05:04 AM 2730 views 8 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first big project it won a best in state at the Texas TSA state competition so i’m really happy :) I got the plans from rockler along with all the hardware. I used red oak with walnut “straps” and corner guards. The finish is just a spray on krylon clear lacquer.

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#1 posted 05-24-2009 05:13 AM

wow that looks nice

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#2 posted 05-24-2009 05:39 AM

Really very very nice trunk!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#3 posted 05-24-2009 05:50 AM

have you booked a cruise yet ?
you deserve the award you got ,
keep us posted .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#4 posted 05-24-2009 06:34 AM

very nice…thanks for sharing.

-- Hey! who cut one?

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#5 posted 05-24-2009 07:26 AM

What a great Trunk.

What is the size, what kind of wood did you use and what did you finish it with.

-- Imagine It... Build It... Enjoy It!

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#6 posted 05-24-2009 07:41 AM

It ls a fantastic trunk it looks like it should win an award.very well done.

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 05-24-2009 08:34 AM

Very nice. Cungrats on the award. Very deserving.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#8 posted 05-24-2009 03:02 PM

Great looking trunk. You did a very nice job on it. I did a similar design if you care to look. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#9 posted 05-24-2009 03:31 PM

Congrats on the award…........really nice job.

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#10 posted 05-29-2009 04:37 AM

I used red oak on this trunk with walnut “straps” and corner guards

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#11 posted 08-08-2009 08:02 PM

Congrats Kevin, thats a nice looking trunk.

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