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Project by George posted 10-10-2009 06:13 AM 1525 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I copied this cupboard from Woodworking Magazine Autumn 2008. They built it out of walnut I used pine. They used Rat-Tail hinges and I would of too but rat-tail hinges are very evpensive so i just used butt hinges with finals. this was also my first try at a panel door like this and the door was not hard but I tried creating the panel tapers with the table saw method as they used in the article but I could not get all sides to be even so I ended up using my router table to create the panel. this was also my first shot at spraying on a finish I was not happy with the results of the spray job as it left an orange peel effect. the glass i used is a old finish glass. it is currently being used as a Liquor cabinet in the living room.





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Cindy

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#1 posted 10-10-2009 06:39 AM

I like your cabinet a lot.

-- Cindy

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#2 posted 10-10-2009 06:46 AM

Beautiful job! :thumbsup:

-- -- Neil

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#3 posted 10-10-2009 06:58 AM

Nice looking cabinet.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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#4 posted 10-10-2009 07:34 AM

very cool cupboard good job

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woodworm

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#5 posted 10-10-2009 06:31 PM

Very nice looking cupboard. Great job.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#6 posted 10-10-2009 06:36 PM

That’s really nice, great job, looks terrific…...............

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Beginningwoodworker

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#7 posted 10-10-2009 06:40 PM

Nice looking cupboard.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Mark D.

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#8 posted 10-10-2009 09:04 PM

:-) This beautiful cabinet is definitely on my “to build” list. I have the issue of Woodworking Magazine this first appeared in and have created a true to life SketchUp drawing for anyone interested(including joinery details)

Great execution of a well designed piece!

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bigike

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#9 posted 03-12-2010 06:56 PM

great work, i like the design.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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