Pine Blanket Chest

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Project by DocsDesigns posted 10-24-2015 04:06 AM 654 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was constructed as a birthday present for my mother. This is my first rail/stile project and is made from radiata pine. There is no metal hardware on this build, only loose tenon joinery. No stain (except for a walnut stain on the lettering) just a satin poly coat for protection. All rails/stiles are laminated 1-1/2” with 1/2” panels on inset dados.

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#1 posted 10-24-2015 01:59 PM

Nicely done, I like it.

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho

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#2 posted 10-24-2015 11:34 PM

I like the idea of the letters on top. Looks cool.

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#3 posted 10-24-2015 11:49 PM

Thanks! The letters were a last minute idea, just happened to see them out shopping and figured why not? Would have loved to inlay them, but im just not there yet.

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#4 posted 10-25-2015 04:28 AM

Simply beautiful!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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