Cherry Linen cabinet

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Project by archie18 posted 1489 days ago 2246 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Solid cherry linen cabinet I built for a friend. 54in H x 36in W x 16in deep. 3 Shelves. Door panels beveled on table saw. Molding made with router. Legs made with tablesaw for cove cuts, router and jig saw and miter saw.
Finish is semigloss polyurethane.
You have heard of measure twice and cut once? Well, I should have read plans twice and cut once. Had the case constructed when I realized I had made it 48 inches wide instead of 36. Expensive mistake. At least I didn’t make it too small!

-- Robert in middle TN

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#1 posted 1489 days ago

Nice Cherry Linen Cabinet.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#2 posted 1489 days ago

Cherry is my favorite wood, it looks great.

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#3 posted 1489 days ago

Hey Archie,
Nice clean design and great finish…well done.

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#4 posted 1488 days ago

Looks good. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#5 posted 1488 days ago

very good work

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#6 posted 1488 days ago

You did a great job on this !! The feet are a very nice design : )

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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#7 posted 1488 days ago

Good job. looks nice, I like the ts raised panels. I love cherry.

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

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#8 posted 1488 days ago

Beautiful soft glow – very fitting for the piece. Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#9 posted 1488 days ago

Simply beautiful.

-- -- Kevin in Mentor, Ohio

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#10 posted 1488 days ago

Very nice job, yes I like the design of the legs but it was the finish that caught my eye. I know cherry can be blochy but I think this turned out beautiful.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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#11 posted 1488 days ago

You did a real nice job, thanks for sharing.

-- Every cloud has a silver lining

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