Hickory Dickory Island

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Project by ziller posted 01-11-2010 06:08 AM 2414 views 13 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Species is hickory with a nutural finish. For some poor lady (my wife) who doesn’t have a big enough kitchen for a real island.

-- Zach, Las Vegas

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#1 posted 01-11-2010 06:25 AM

Great work and very functional. This oughta make Mama real happy!

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#2 posted 01-11-2010 06:26 AM

super Island great job

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#3 posted 01-11-2010 06:47 AM

I love the beautiful cabinet but the top doesn’t do anything for it. JMHO : ) I am adding it to my favorites for future reference for some Hickory that I’ve been saving : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#4 posted 01-11-2010 06:56 AM

Thanks guys. I appreciate the input.

-- Zach, Las Vegas

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#5 posted 01-11-2010 07:38 AM

Very nice. I love the hickory.

-- Don - I wood work if I could. Redmond WA.

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#6 posted 01-11-2010 07:40 AM

Wow, Awesome job, outstanding. I can not let my wife see your island or she will have me trying to make one next week. Great job.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#7 posted 01-11-2010 01:47 PM

Great Job!!! I love the look of hickory.

-- Stanley, North Georgia

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#8 posted 01-11-2010 03:14 PM

Looks like a great place to roll out some bisquits.

That is a beautiful island.

-- Father of two sons. Both Eagle Scouts.

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#9 posted 01-11-2010 07:01 PM

Love the look of hickory. I do not know why it is not used more.

I also like the look of walnut that you do so well.

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

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#10 posted 01-11-2010 07:36 PM

Now she’ll want all the cabinet door refaced…LOL great looking job and wood.

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#11 posted 01-11-2010 08:50 PM

Great Job and very nice use of the contrasting colors that run through out. Looks like a nice fit of the inset doors.

-- Mikee Likes It

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#12 posted 01-11-2010 11:15 PM

nice island…now all you have to do is re-build the remainder of the kitchen cabinets to match…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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#13 posted 01-11-2010 11:29 PM

Something like this could work in my kitchen.

-- "A man may conduct himself well in both adversity and good fortune, but if you want to test his character, give him power." - Abraham Lincoln

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#14 posted 01-12-2010 05:05 AM

Great job the hickory looks awesome!!

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#15 posted 01-12-2010 06:56 AM

Very Nice,

How did you attach the drawer front to the garbage can drawers? I have the same one.. but can’t figure out how to attach it. Got any pics?

-- But honey.. this new power tool will pay for itself when we re-do the kitchen!

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