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Project by Terry Ferguson posted 02-26-2011 12:59 AM 1492 views 7 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Sides and top are walnut and legs and lid banding clear vertical grade fir.
All parts are machined with tongues and grooves and glued up. Hinges are typical overlay lid type.

-- Terry Ferguson, Bend Oregon





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cwdance1

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#1 posted 02-26-2011 01:38 AM

Love the wood and design, great job

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#2 posted 02-26-2011 01:40 AM

Hey Terry,
Real sweet job…well done.

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#3 posted 02-26-2011 04:54 AM

clear vertical “grade” is actually C V Grain
Very well done and nice color combo : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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Terry Ferguson

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#4 posted 02-26-2011 05:34 AM

Dusty – Thanks for comments. You are right about the grade.
Where I come from we refer to it as CVG, I just didn’t know
how many people would know that. I’m used to conversing with
people who are not familiar with any lumber terms.

-- Terry Ferguson, Bend Oregon

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#5 posted 02-26-2011 07:31 PM

love the wood choices they compliment each other well.

-- Got Wood?

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#6 posted 02-27-2011 03:17 AM

I’m in love. I have just started woodworking and have been trying to come up with a design for a chest. I have 3 girls id like to build for and if I may? I will definitely model on after this chest. The colors are amazing and I love dark wood like walnut.

Its simply amazing. Thank you so much for posting your pics.

-- When I think of something witty or wise I'll add it here!

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#7 posted 02-27-2011 04:32 AM

If I hadn’t worked in lumber yards for over twenty years , I’m sure I wouldn’t have known what CVG stands for either : ) LOL

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#8 posted 03-24-2011 07:18 AM

this project looks awesome!!! very good job those joints look perfect

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