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Project by Larry Baldwin posted 12-20-2015 02:42 AM 1169 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my cabinet maker’s tool chest. It is made out of cherry with cherry veneers. I did they lid by a method I believe is called marquetry. There are many good videos of the technique on youtube.





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BurlyBob

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#1 posted 12-20-2015 05:24 AM

That’s a real beauty. I would love to see more of it.

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Andre

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#2 posted 12-20-2015 07:26 AM

Come on? need more pictures! You now He Knows who is naughty and who is NICE! Teasing is definitely not nice!

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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Tugboater78

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#3 posted 12-20-2015 08:53 AM

thats awful nice, lets see the upskirts though! :)

-- "....put that handsaw to work and make it earn its keep. - summerfi" <==< JuStiN >==>=->

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DonB

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#4 posted 12-20-2015 11:45 AM

Andre is correct. More pictures including drawers, etc would be wonderful. As it is, this is a fine example of a cabinet maker’s tool chest. A physical resume for a cabinet maker.

-- DonB

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johnstoneb

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#5 posted 12-20-2015 02:19 PM

That is sweet. I’m with everybody else more pictures. I really like the stencils on the underside of the lid. How did you do them?

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#6 posted 12-20-2015 02:59 PM

looks great

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theoldfart

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#7 posted 12-20-2015 04:25 PM

More, more, more Please. A great chest. Particularly like the inlay on the lid.

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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gsimon

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#8 posted 12-20-2015 10:02 PM

wonderful looking job and i agree with the others for more pics :)

-- Greg Simon

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#9 posted 12-20-2015 10:19 PM

Hard to get a sense of scale, interested to see what can fit in that chest.

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive --

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woodcut

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#10 posted 12-22-2015 01:27 AM

Very fine work! You should be very proud!
c

-- Carl, Iowa

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