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Project by rob950 posted 07-09-2010 08:52 PM 1433 views 5 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this ‘on the fly’ with just a general idea of what I wanted to make and a rough sketch. I really enjoyed making this. Even though the project produced more than it’s fair share of scrap wood! But I got there in the end! and really pleased how it turned out. It measures 17’‘x 12’’ x 8’’ deep and made of walnut and maple. My Incra LS positioner jig was used to make the dovetails. I finished it with tung oil and wax. Enjoy.





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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#1 posted 07-09-2010 08:58 PM

That is a very nice cabinet. Looks like it gave you a lot of practice with the dovetails. The LS positioner is a great fence and is worth every penny.

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpieceā€¦ because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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#2 posted 07-09-2010 10:13 PM

very nice Rob…looks really unique, and a great design!!

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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#3 posted 07-09-2010 11:16 PM

Great design, love the contrast

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#4 posted 07-10-2010 04:25 AM

Very striking! Looks like it was well planned out instead of an “on the fly” design!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#5 posted 07-10-2010 04:44 AM

Looove this! You have a great eye for design. The contrasting woods is really nice…. it’s also nice to see a dark wood be the main colour for once. LOVE IT.

-- Lis - Michigan - http://www.missmooseart.com - https://www.etsy.com/people/lisbokt

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#6 posted 07-10-2010 05:44 AM

Unique design

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