Tools Cabinet

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Project by Jorge Velez posted 04-28-2011 09:49 PM 1706 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is made from Cedar and Hard Maple, no hardware for assemble, just the piano hinges. for the drawers I used dented of 1/4 and wooden runners. work quite nicely with some table top wax for smoothing running.

-- Jorge Velez, Guadalajara, Mexico.

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#1 posted 04-28-2011 10:02 PM

Very nice, Jorge. I really like how its organized, I can imagine how my tools would go inside Nice design. So what’s in the bottom?

-- "I am endeavoring, ma'am, to construct a mnemonic memory circuit using stone knives and bear skins."

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#2 posted 04-28-2011 10:18 PM

the bottom has different cases for power tools, drils, jig saw, circular saw, grinder, dado set, sanders, and more stuff… it’s on casters, easy to move if needed.

-- Jorge Velez, Guadalajara, Mexico.

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#3 posted 04-28-2011 10:28 PM

Nice looking tool cabinet.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#4 posted 04-28-2011 11:00 PM

That’s a gorgeous tool cabinet, Jorge. I especially like the doors inside the doors. It looks very well organized. I also like that you’ve used the tracks on the outside doors so that you can rearrange tools as needed in the future.

-- Brian

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#5 posted 04-28-2011 11:04 PM


Do you think you could sort my shop? :)


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#6 posted 04-28-2011 11:50 PM

great work well done :-)
thankĀ“s for inspiring us


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#7 posted 04-29-2011 01:25 AM

You are definitely an inspiration

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#8 posted 04-29-2011 01:36 AM

Beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

-- Glen

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#9 posted 04-29-2011 03:58 AM

Good job on the matched drawer fronts.

-- Make furniture that lasts as long as the tree - Ryan

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#10 posted 04-30-2011 01:49 AM

What a wauuu tool cabinet.
Beautiful work.
Best thoughts,

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

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#11 posted 04-30-2011 01:56 AM

good job

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#12 posted 05-01-2011 06:18 AM

Now that’s nice!

-- Chuck

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#13 posted 05-01-2011 02:30 PM

Jorge, this tool cabinet is beautiful and I just made it a favorite for reference. Thanks. It’s so functional and organized.

-- 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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