Mitre Cabinet (with Kreg precision measuring system)

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Project by trasner posted 10-14-2010 01:45 AM 2654 views 7 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

You can never have enough storage space! The cabinet was made from Maple plywood. There are 6 smalll drawers (each with dividers for nails, screws, washers, etc). There are ten total drawers and two cabinet doors with shelves. I installed the Kreg Precision Measuring System so I will not have to use stop blocks and tape measures anymore. I think it all came out pretty good. Thanks for looking.

-- Todd

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#1 posted 10-14-2010 02:38 AM

Great job!I am in te planning stage of a similar design, also using the Kreg system. What is the total width of your unit, and what size board can you handle to the right or left? Nice work!

-- Murf, Clifton Park, NY

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#2 posted 10-14-2010 03:13 AM

very nice! Every time I measure out a board to cut with my mitre saw I wish that I had the Kreg System…

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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#3 posted 10-14-2010 11:37 AM

Very well done, Nice saw by the way.

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

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#4 posted 10-14-2010 03:09 PM

The Mitre cabinet is 8 feet long total and the with is 26 inches. I would have probably made it a couple of inches wider but it is in my garage on a stepup and that was all the room I had. Good luck. It definitely a worthwhile project.

-- Todd

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#5 posted 11-17-2010 04:03 AM

Very good, versatile station. Like all the storage drawers. You can never have too much o that!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#6 posted 05-22-2011 10:23 PM

nice project,can’t have enough storage space…i like the Kreg system…

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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