Cedar Chest

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Project by Jim Ganley posted 09-23-2009 05:26 PM 1265 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this chest for my daughter, it is 100% cedar, the drawers are faux.

-- Jim - Cushing, WI

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#1 posted 09-23-2009 05:50 PM

Nice work Jim … looks beautiful, and I bet she’ll enjoy that chest for many years!

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#2 posted 09-23-2009 06:05 PM

Great Lookin chest

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#3 posted 09-23-2009 06:34 PM

Thank you for the comments, the cedar came from the Branson, MO area where I used to live (sigh), the feet are off an old discarded chest of unkown origins. I really like working with cedar except for the sneezing almost like walnut. =8’]

-- Jim - Cushing, WI

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#4 posted 09-23-2009 07:36 PM

Great chest, the feet go good with it.

-- Alan, Prince George

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#5 posted 09-23-2009 08:47 PM

Nice job, good reuse of the feet. I’ll bet your daughter loves it.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#6 posted 09-24-2009 01:05 AM

Nice looking chest. Well done.

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#7 posted 09-24-2009 02:39 AM

Jim, Excellent job on your chest. Your worked the feet in perfectly, blending old with new. Well done. Welcome to LJ’s and thanks for sharing.

-- John @

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#8 posted 09-24-2009 02:49 AM

your girl shoould be proud.nice looking.

-- Michael . USN ( Ret ) Batesville,AR

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#9 posted 09-25-2009 04:28 AM

Nice looking chest. Are there really two different ones there. The first picture seems to be diffferent from the rest of the pictures.

-- 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 †

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