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Project by BroncoBrian posted 09-05-2018 06:49 PM 457 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My son needed a place to keep Legos in his room and I don’t like when my wife buys stuff at Pottery Barn. So here they are.

Nothing too fancy here, but the navy matches his bed and the Alder tops are a good contrast. Shellac, a light gel stain, and GF wipe on urethane finished the tops. The wipe-on was great! The finish is satin, a few coats with very light sanding gave a great finish that should not mark up easily.

This was my first glue up using dominos. It was simple and the 3 pieces came together perfectly.

-- I'd like to see a forklift lift a crate of forks. It'd be so damn literal!





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bbasiaga

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#1 posted 09-05-2018 08:30 PM

They look great!. The domino is really handy. After you get over the price they are easy to love.

Isn’t it funny how after a certain point in your woodworking hobby store bought furniture seems like a sin? :)

-- Part of engineering is to know when to put your calculator down and pick up your tools.

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Joe Lyddon

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#2 posted 09-05-2018 10:54 PM

Very COOL cabinets!!

I like the colors…

Nice building techniques too!

Thank you!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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Seenya

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#3 posted 09-06-2018 03:52 PM

Very nice and a heckuva lot better than Pottery Barn! I might add that I have been through many of those Lego sets myself with my son.

-- Semper Fi

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jbay

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#4 posted 09-06-2018 04:09 PM

Good Job,

You can’t even tell they were made from Lego’s.
How many did it take?

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