Corner Cabinet

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Project by Ick posted 11-23-2010 11:03 PM 2097 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Used the plans from the August 2010 Woodsmith magazine. Always wanted (needed) to fill a corner in the breakfast nook, and my wife can always put storage to use.

Deviated from the plans by substituting Oak and a natural stain vs. poplar and painted. Also couldn’t find oak in the 3/8” bead board, but could get it in 1/4 (more like 1/8). Compensated by gluing 1/4” birch ply to the oak bead board.

-- Craig, Oklahoma

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#1 posted 11-23-2010 11:50 PM


-- Don, Somerset UK,

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#2 posted 11-24-2010 01:05 AM

Spectacular!! I really like the bead board backing, I made a corner unit with open shelving on top, but it had a solid back, the bead board definitely adds character.

Great job, Oak stained is always better than poplar painted, at least in my opinion.

-- Mike, Florida,

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#3 posted 11-24-2010 02:32 AM

Good looking corner cabinet. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#4 posted 11-24-2010 03:32 AM

Nice looking corner cabinet.

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#5 posted 11-24-2010 04:45 AM

Really nice corner cabinet. Well done. I have been meaning to make one out of walnut, i even have the wood but have not decided on the design. I really like yours, i will try to do as good a job as you.

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#6 posted 11-24-2010 08:14 AM

very nice wood and work

-- Gintaras,

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#7 posted 02-13-2011 09:51 PM

Beautiful cabinet! Great job, I really like the oak.

-- David

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