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Project by tanglefoot posted 01-24-2016 04:00 PM 1332 views 4 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The project was taken from a Woodsmith magazine. Cabinet was originally a wine cabinet and I made it into a Micro-wave stand. Unit is solid Cherry with Oak Framing around doors. Hardware is excellent and from Antique House of Hardware. Project plans were excellent and it was a real learning experience. especially the joinery aspects.





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Jeff2016

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#1 posted 01-24-2016 04:45 PM

Very nice work!

-- Proud owner of an electronics free workshop. Please check your cell phone at the door!

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boxcarmarty

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#2 posted 01-24-2016 06:10 PM

Nice lookin’ cabinet, thanks for posting…..

-- My mind is like lighting, one brilliant flash, then its gone.....

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#3 posted 01-24-2016 07:07 PM

very nice, I have been planning one of these for years, its a big peice and you did a great job on it, compliments!!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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#4 posted 01-25-2016 12:02 AM

serious looking piece – great job!

-- Greg Simon

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#5 posted 01-25-2016 12:51 AM

Very nice work, congratulations, on the wood choice as well as on the beautifull way you have done it, for sure an heirloom piece.
Bravo, keep on making saw dust..

-- andrek

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htl

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#6 posted 01-25-2016 01:33 AM

There’s something about ice box hard ware that is just so cool.
Nicely built!!

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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woodrookieII

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#7 posted 01-25-2016 02:03 AM

That’s really nice!!

.....rookieII

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#8 posted 01-25-2016 03:31 AM

Love this, we grew up with the one my dad had as a kid and they make nice storage cabinets. Great work!

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#9 posted 01-25-2016 03:37 AM

Very nice!

Old Italian joke (told to me by an old Italian …)

Italian for ‘fridge’: ice-a-box-a
Italian for ‘freezer’: more ice-a-box-a

M

-- Madmark - Madmark2150@yahoo.com Wiretreefarm.com

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#10 posted 01-25-2016 04:56 AM

I love those old ice boxes.

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#11 posted 01-25-2016 01:53 PM

My wife has been on to me for a mixer stand for years. I think this may be it! You did a great job on this. beautiful! I love the style of those old refrigerators. Thanks for posting!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way thats says "I meant to do that".

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#12 posted 01-25-2016 04:10 PM

You really did a nice job on this ice box.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#13 posted 04-04-2017 11:40 AM

Very Nice. Excellent build.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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