Treasure cabinets

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Project by Zipsss posted 03-24-2016 12:30 PM 1046 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Based on a picture of a tea cabinet. Frame is a grey looking walnut, and the inside is the more common brown walnut, and the sides are veneered cherry on top of play wood. The drawer fronts are also veneered. Hand cut dovetails. Finish with 6-8 coats of shellac. The top is finished with automobile pumice compound and 2 coats of beeswax. Cabinet measures 32” by 30” high by 16” deep.

-- Zipsss

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#1 posted 03-24-2016 12:50 PM

Great looking cabinet Ze’ev very nice job.

-- 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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#2 posted 03-24-2016 02:36 PM

looks good

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#3 posted 03-24-2016 03:11 PM

Awesome cabinet and choice of wood. Wooden pulls look awesome.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 03-24-2016 03:20 PM

This looks nice. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#5 posted 03-26-2016 10:14 PM

Mighty fine build.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#6 posted 03-28-2016 04:32 PM

I like your design, especially for the edges of the top. Great job!

-- Dave, York, PA, Wildside Woodworking

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