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Dresser with reclaimed oak drawer fronts

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Project by edwardhb4 posted 04-09-2018 01:09 PM 596 views 2 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is a dresser I made. Materials are baltic birch plywood with solid oak edging, and the drawer fronts are made from oak stair treads which I purchased at an architectural salvage place. They were originally in a old public school in Cleveland that was torn down.

I’m relatively new to woodworking, and am still building my skillset. This is the first real piece of furniture I’ve built. So, unfortunately there’s no dovetailed joinery in this piece. Pocket screws for now, and I’ll continue to get better.





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trialrun

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#1 posted 04-09-2018 02:50 PM

looks great!

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 04-09-2018 05:33 PM

Nice work; and that wood is beautiful.

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

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#3 posted 04-09-2018 05:53 PM

Looks good from here.

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

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