Hunt Board

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Project by oicurn2it2 posted 1688 days ago 2023 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Birch hunt board constructed comletely frame and panel by hand all panels were constucted with mortice and tennon corners (Bridal Joint) the panels were raised by hand with an vintage japanese plane i got almost a year ago apparently made specifically for that operation (much to my surprise i just thought is was a cool take on a block plane ..shagrin) all the panels were morticed in to the legs and pinned the drawer was hand cut dove tailed no guides for historical reasons finished with cherry color and lacqured top coated with a hand rubbed wax

-- "when you think youre going to slow, slow down just a little bit more" .... Pop's

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#1 posted 1688 days ago

Nice looking hunt board. Looks like you have a lot of hours in and it worked…good craftsmanship.

-- Bruce

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#2 posted 1688 days ago

Very authentic and beautiful handmade piece.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 1688 days ago

I second Charlie’s comment! Great job.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#4 posted 1688 days ago

Great Lookin Job

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#5 posted 1688 days ago

I like the design and enjoy your hand work. Well done.

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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#6 posted 1688 days ago

Looks great nice look and finish

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 1688 days ago

Nice work!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#8 posted 1687 days ago

Fine work!

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#9 posted 1687 days ago

very nice

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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Rev. Jim Paulson

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#10 posted 1681 days ago

You made a beautiful piece of furniture. It is awesome that you opted to raise the panels with handtools.

Take care,


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#11 posted 1391 days ago

Very nice work

-- Alex

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