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Project by Belford posted 01-26-2017 11:02 PM 1511 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A wall cabinet for my Chinese Hand Planes. Made from Poplar (Liriodendron tulipifera) with Walnut inlay and Spalted Maple panels.





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Mean_Dean

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#1 posted 01-26-2017 11:12 PM

A very nice looking cabinet—I’m sure you’ll enjoy storing your planes in it!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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atouchofoz

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#2 posted 01-26-2017 11:47 PM

A very nice cabinet for some classy hand planer tools. The inlay panels kind of look like zebra, and the back boards look like cedar wood to me. Very classy! ~Suzanne

-- Suzanne, A Touch Of O.Z.

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Belford

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#3 posted 01-27-2017 12:38 AM

  • back boards look like cedar wood to me. Very classy! ~Suzanne, A Touch Of O.Z**

You have some sharp eyes. The back is aromatic Red Cedar, I just forgot to mention it.

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Ron Aylor

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#4 posted 01-27-2017 01:48 AM

Great work … the door panels are to die for!

-- Ron in Lilburn, Georgia.  Knowing how to use a tool is more important than the tool in and of itself.

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slapdash

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#5 posted 01-27-2017 11:29 AM

that is lovely. well done.

-- I'm not creative, I'm just bad at copying

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mikeacg

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#6 posted 01-27-2017 01:29 PM

Beautiful job! I would be proud to have something that nice in my shop (or my house!!

-- Mike, A Yooper with a drawl, http://www.artcentergraphics.com

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 01-27-2017 01:38 PM

You did a very nice job on this cabinet and it will be a good place to store some tools and supplies. It will help you keep your shop organized and will also help protect whatever you place in it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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david38

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#8 posted 01-27-2017 03:36 PM

beautiful wood

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Bernard58

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#9 posted 01-27-2017 08:52 PM

Very beautiful cabinet. I love the spalted maple and have to admit I’m a bit jealous, since it is very difficult to get hold of that where I live.
Thanks for sharing!

-- Bernard Delaey, Belgium - http://www.delaeywood.be

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