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Project by Don posted 1859 days ago 1398 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this for a friend of ours when their son turned 4. It’s big enough for him and his cousin to sit in with the lid closed.

Pine and Poly are the materials used, a picture from the web and a helping hand from my wife.

-- -- Don in Ottawa, http://www.donebydon.ca





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1859 days ago

Hey Don
This is a great tool chest. Looks wonderful.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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jockmike2

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#2 posted 1859 days ago

Nicely done. I like the raised name and the finish is beautiful. Great profject.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#3 posted 1859 days ago

I love your toy chest. Very nice work. I bet their son really enjoys it.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Dan'um Style

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#4 posted 1859 days ago

excellent toy box … very thoughtful

welcome to lj’s

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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huff

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#5 posted 1859 days ago

That’s a man’s size toy chest! Great build. I’m sure all the kid’s and

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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ND2ELK

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#6 posted 1858 days ago

Looks great! You did a beautiful job on it. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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hardwoodflooring

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#7 posted 1723 days ago

that is an great looking toy chest.

-- hardwood, South Carolina, http://www.palmettohardwood.com

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woodman488

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#8 posted 1719 days ago

Great job Don. My daughter likes this look so much, she wants me to make one for my Grandson. It looks lile this was made using pre-glued stain grade pine panels for the sides. Or did you join all sides from stock?
Thanks
Tony

-- woodman488

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Don

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#9 posted 1718 days ago

Hey thanks Tony…

True confession – yup, the sides are pre-glued pine panels from Home Depot (blush)
It was one of my earlier projects and I made it for our friend’s son for his birthday. Just seemed so much easier making it from the panels.

Quick and dirty….

-- -- Don in Ottawa, http://www.donebydon.ca

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