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armoire or a practical cabinet

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Project by alholstein posted 10-27-2010 05:51 AM 1115 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This an armoire that I made under commission. The owner wanted a simple but practical cabinet that would be sturdy and solid. It was made from 3/4 beech plywood and edged with solid beech strips. I am having a problem with the pictures as they are all in the wrong orientation for showing off. The drawers were made without any spacers to maximize the storage of each. It was also easier to make without the need of a faceframe. The spacing of the drawer fronts was achieved by using an 1/8 strip as a spacer when attaching them to the drawer.

Al

-- Al Holstein "I wood do it"





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#1 posted 10-27-2010 07:31 AM

Nice piece. Very practical / functional. Thanks for sharing.

-- Glen - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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#2 posted 10-27-2010 01:55 PM

That is one fine cabinet…. Thanks for sharing!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#3 posted 10-27-2010 01:58 PM

This is nice. I wish that I had it for myself because that would hold a lot of overalls.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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