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Project by Bartwood posted 02-27-2010 07:50 PM 1612 views 8 times favorited 30 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The Woods are Black Walnut, Maple and Ebony.
The Legs are 5 sided and tapered. The inlays were all made up as 1/8”+ thick panels and glued on to the drawer fronts and doors which were also made from walnut. I saw this in an old book of antiques I scaled it down some to fit where it was going to end up.
More oictures at www.paul-bartlett.com





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norwood

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#1 posted 02-27-2010 07:58 PM

that is beautiful well done

-- of all the things Ive lost in life i miss my mind the most

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woodworm

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#2 posted 02-27-2010 08:01 PM

I just can say “wow”, I’m afraid I would wrongly worded it.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Jonathan

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#3 posted 02-27-2010 08:02 PM

Great piece of craftsmanship there!

Turned out nicely… looking forward to seeing your other projects.

Thanks for sharing and welcome to LumberJocks!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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aurora

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#4 posted 02-27-2010 08:11 PM

Bart,
a cornucopia of wooden delights !! really impressive piece

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Ken90712

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#5 posted 02-27-2010 08:12 PM

WOW. Great job.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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GaryK

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#6 posted 02-27-2010 08:13 PM

Fantastic job! I love it.

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

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Beginningwoodworker

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#7 posted 02-27-2010 08:28 PM

Nice sideboard.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Darell

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#8 posted 02-27-2010 08:37 PM

WOW! Welcome to Lumberjocks. You’ve significantly raised the bar on here. Great work!

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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rwyoung

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#9 posted 02-27-2010 08:49 PM

Very nice. Did you make the sand-shade fans or get some of the pre-made ones and cut them up?

-- Don't sweat the petty things and don't pet the sweaty things.

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Routerisstillmyname

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#10 posted 02-27-2010 08:54 PM

Stunned, Speechless…

-- Router รจ ancora il mio nome.

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Bartwood

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#11 posted 02-27-2010 09:01 PM

I made the Fans by shading the maple in hot sand. The trick it to make them larger than needed then recut after burning in the hot sand because they distort a lot with the heat.

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rcs47

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#12 posted 02-27-2010 09:11 PM

Very nice. Did you use maple or holly for the stringing?

Thanks for the link to your website. The tip I got is to cut the dovetails in the drawer face ends prior to gluing up the pieces for a curved drawer (for veneer front) vs. hand cut after you cut the shape out.

Great work!

-- Doug - As my Dad taught me, you're not a cabinet maker until you can hide your mistakes.

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#13 posted 02-27-2010 09:22 PM

Incredible workmanship…..

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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wwnovice

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#14 posted 02-27-2010 10:52 PM

Incredible work!

-- John

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Thos. Angle

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#15 posted 02-27-2010 11:13 PM

Welcome to LJ. this is an incredible piece of work. Hope we see more of your fine work here.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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