Hanging tool cabinet

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Project by hickeymad posted 03-18-2011 11:33 PM 3937 views 9 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Decided to use most of this winter for shop projects. Built this tool cabinet from Birch ply, edged with Ipe. Walnut drawer fronts with turned walnut pulls. Pretty proud of this actually. Needs more tools! Still working on the organization…

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#1 posted 03-18-2011 11:36 PM

Nicely done! Given the state of disorganization of my shop I can’t comment on the organization of yours!

-- Allen, WA

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#2 posted 03-18-2011 11:38 PM

It’s great. I everything about it. I’m very jealous.

-- Glen

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#3 posted 03-18-2011 11:46 PM

Nice looking tool cabinet.

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#4 posted 03-18-2011 11:48 PM

More tools, definitely. And lay on the pride, thick—- if only for the well-matched drawer fronts…

-- BlueHatMan, N. California,

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#5 posted 03-19-2011 12:36 AM

Very well done.

-- bigfish "I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it." Vincent Van Gogh

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#6 posted 03-19-2011 01:49 AM

Lovely cabinet.
Also love these drawer fronts.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#7 posted 03-19-2011 03:01 AM

It’s beautiful!

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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#8 posted 03-19-2011 09:31 AM

Very nice.

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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#9 posted 03-19-2011 10:49 AM

very nice tool cabinet

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!

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#10 posted 03-19-2011 05:02 PM

Wonderful tool cabinet, and I really like your tools, mainly that little slick on the right hand side of the cabinet,
great cabinet for some wonderful tools. Thank you for sharing and causing just a little bit of tool envy. Hope
you enjoy many years of adding to and using those tools.

-- As ever, Gus-the 80 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#11 posted 03-19-2011 05:49 PM

Excellent cabinet! I think it will be a good thing that you left room for more tools.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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