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Small Reclaimed Wood Chest

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Project by steliart posted 04-01-2017 11:59 AM 929 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Small Chest made from reclaimed Swedish pine wood frame 35×35mm thickness and 5mm plywood stripes in a rustic look.
Dimensions are 445X240X320 mm

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!





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Roger

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#1 posted 04-01-2017 12:16 PM

I really like the look of it. Very nice

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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steliart

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#2 posted 04-01-2017 12:57 PM

Thank you Roger :D

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!

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kiefer

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#3 posted 04-01-2017 02:10 PM

You put that reclaimed pine to good use .

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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#4 posted 04-01-2017 02:27 PM

looks good

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steliart

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#5 posted 04-01-2017 02:34 PM

kiefer & david38… Thank you guys !

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!

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Bricofleur

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#6 posted 04-01-2017 02:41 PM

This is a really nice chest. Did you use dowels to secure the miter joints or screws and wooden buns ?
This is good inspiration !

Best,
Serge

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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steliart

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#7 posted 04-01-2017 02:58 PM

Bricofleur: Thank you my friend… Yes the miter joints have dowels and the plywood is in a groove. There are no screws except on the hinges of the chest. On glue-up on the frame miters, I first screw them and after the glue was set, I remove the screws, drill a larger hole and then put in the dowels !

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 04-01-2017 04:29 PM

It’s a nice practical box made out of reclaimed wood. There are so many things that boxes can store. Nice work.

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

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

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steliart

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#9 posted 04-01-2017 05:01 PM

Thank you Charles :)

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!

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