CD and DVD cabinet

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Project by GaryF posted 10-14-2009 10:05 PM 1273 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was made with pine pallet wood from work. Hand cut dovetail base, I laminated the top,sides,shelves,
and panels. I made simple cove moulding for under the top and base. the finish is red oak stain and 3 coats
of poly. Now I won’t have to dust off CD’s and DVD’s anymore, Gary

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#1 posted 10-14-2009 10:13 PM

Nice cabinet, I like the proportion. And the fact that you re-used wood is awesome. Good work.

-- Have thy tools ready. God will find thee work.

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#2 posted 10-14-2009 10:40 PM

I love it when folks can take scrap and make something as handsome as your cabinet. Looks like good craftsmanship and a really nice design.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#3 posted 10-15-2009 12:06 AM

It’s amazing what good wood you can get from pallets. That is a really nicely designed cabinet – great work!

-- Joanne, New York,

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#4 posted 10-15-2009 12:25 AM

Pallets ! WOW! very cool

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 10-15-2009 12:40 AM

Nice cabinet!

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#6 posted 10-15-2009 12:49 AM

Nice design and great use of pallet wood. I like the hand cut dovetails on the base. Well done.

-- John @

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#7 posted 10-15-2009 12:53 AM

Very nice!
I’ll look twice at pallets from now on.

-- Charlie............Only time will tell if it was time well spent.

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#8 posted 10-15-2009 01:48 PM

Excellent work, and you can’t beat the price.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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#9 posted 10-15-2009 02:55 PM

Great use of recycled materials Nice job on the design and construction.

-- 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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