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Blue Stain Pine Hope Chest

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Project by gunsrocke posted 01-06-2018 02:05 AM 529 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built this from a plan out of Wood Magazine. I consider this my first real test of skill using traditional joinery. Everything came out square with only a couple of minor imperfections which aren’t really noticeable. I bought the feet from Home Depot. Although they look and work fine with no issues I ordered 9 of them and they were all different heights! So next time I’ll pay the extra $1.23 and buy from Osborn.





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#1 posted 01-06-2018 01:41 PM

Outstanding…

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#2 posted 01-06-2018 01:53 PM

Very pretty chest.

-- Ron, Montana

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#3 posted 01-06-2018 01:59 PM

Very nicely done

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#4 posted 01-06-2018 02:01 PM

that is absolutely stunning. I really like the bkp natural, it’s already stained so it doesn’t need help

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#5 posted 01-06-2018 02:16 PM

That’s a good-looking chest. Nice work!

-- Dave - Minneapolis

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#6 posted 01-06-2018 03:31 PM

You did a wonderful job on this chest and that wood is very special. Nice work and congratulations on joining Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#7 posted 01-08-2018 08:11 AM

Very nice my friend

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