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Bookcase/File cabinet

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Project by TheWoodsmith posted 1513 days ago 1451 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a craftsman inspired bookshelf with a lateral file cabinet beneath. I noticed that the third picture was before I applied the case moulding… eek! it came out pretty nice all in all. Quartersawn white oak was used for the construction and i finished with formby’s tung oil finish that was my first venture into oil finishes and I believe I’m in love! it got 3 coats. I used the euro style side mount drawer slides and some simple oil rubbed bronze drawer pulls on the front of the cabinet. I retro fit some moulding channel for the file rails and the drawer box itself is 3/4 MDF I hate the stuff, but it made a nice solid box on the cheap so thats what i ran with.

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#1 posted 1512 days ago

Nice design and nice work. This will be very functional as well as attractive.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#2 posted 1512 days ago

Nice work. Looks good!

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

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#3 posted 1512 days ago

A very nice design and well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#4 posted 1512 days ago

Cool idea and good execution. Looks good.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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