Chisel Cabinet

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Project by Clay Ortiz posted 01-17-2010 12:59 AM 4192 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My son gave me a set of chisels for Christmas and I didn’t have a good place to keep them so I built this little cabinet. The panels are dogwood. The handel and cock bead are lacewood everthing else is walnut. I have a small area at the bottom for my shapening stones and an extra shelf so I can add to my collection. I just started building and this is what I ended up with. I learned a lot along the way.
Thanks for looking.

-- Clay Ortiz, North Georgia

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#1 posted 01-17-2010 01:01 AM

Nice cabinet. Love the wood selection.

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#2 posted 01-17-2010 02:26 AM

That’s super nice. BZ

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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#3 posted 01-17-2010 03:15 AM

Nice cabinet.

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#4 posted 01-17-2010 04:43 AM

G5reat wood combination Clay.
It came out really nice!

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

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#5 posted 01-17-2010 01:41 PM

Very nice cabinet.

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#6 posted 01-17-2010 06:14 PM

Nice work Clay.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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#7 posted 01-17-2010 06:36 PM

Super job!!! Thanks for the post.

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#8 posted 01-17-2010 06:56 PM

Very nice. It’s funny that chisels are sharp things… but they rarely come in boxes. I need to build one too.

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#9 posted 01-17-2010 06:56 PM

Clay, that is great. Your walnut is very showy, and works well with the dogwood panels. I’ll bet you fill that puppy right up and have to build another!


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