Planer Cabinet

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Project by JerryinCreek posted 02-16-2016 10:35 PM 1222 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted to update the table my planer sat on so I decided to make a cabinet that would provide a more stable support and give me some additional storage. The carcase is maple veneered plywood with edge trim of solid maple. Drawer fronts and door construction is solid maple. I used Kreg pocket hole joinery for the carcase construction. The drawers were assembled with an Infinity Drawer Lock router bit. The doors are mortis and tenon. The cabinet serves it’s purpose well and the storage area hides blades and jigs for several other machines. Thanks for looking!

-- Jerry, Johnson Creek, WI "If it was meant to be different it would be."

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#1 posted 02-17-2016 12:33 AM

It is a fine piece of furniture. The lines are elegant, the drawers and cabinet are functional, and the footprint is a good example of parsimony. Excellent project and right at home in your beautiful shop.

-- Don, Silver City New Mexico, parsimony, utility and elegance - blueprint for any project.

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#2 posted 02-17-2016 09:42 AM

Very clean. Very crisp. Love the proportions. Looks just right.

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#3 posted 02-17-2016 05:40 PM

Great cabinet! Can never have enough storage or enough clamps. And I like the hardwood floors in your shop too!

-- Dave, York, PA, WildSide Woodworking

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#4 posted 02-17-2016 09:35 PM

Very clean and well executed, nice job

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