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Project by dirtbagchaser posted 06-26-2011 06:18 AM 2343 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I sure hated to sell this one, it was a beauty and a beast. Filled a whole wall. Made from red elm with golden oak stain and finished with lacquer.





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gul

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#1 posted 06-26-2011 08:31 AM

It is beautiful.I’d never sell it but you got to do what you got to do.

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#2 posted 06-26-2011 12:11 PM

Great looking piece. Thanks for sharing.

-- Scott in Texas

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#3 posted 06-26-2011 02:11 PM

That’s a beautiful piece of furniture. I hope you have enough elm to build another one.

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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#4 posted 06-27-2011 05:49 PM

You have a good eye for movement in a piece. Color feels right. No wonder it got sold. Your other work is top notch.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#5 posted 06-29-2011 04:55 PM

Beautiful hutch.

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#6 posted 06-30-2011 03:58 PM

very nice looking hutch.

-- >> my shop teacher used to say "do the best at everything you make for your mom because you're going to see it for the rest of your life!" <<

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#7 posted 07-02-2011 09:53 PM

Beautiful.

What method did you use to attach the top shelves to the base cabinet?

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#8 posted 07-02-2011 10:06 PM

I think that several others have already said that it is beautiful but honestly, I can’t think of any other words to discribe it. Beautiful!!

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ Saddletramp, saddletramp, I'm as free as the breeze and I ride where I please, saddletramp ♪♪♪♫♪ ...... Bob W....NW Michigan (Traverse City area)

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#9 posted 07-05-2011 05:17 AM

Thanks for all the wonderful comments, ...Thomas – the top just sits on the base cabinet, but I used some small metal brackets in the back to tie it in so it doesnt fall off. I put some brown adhesive backed felt on the bottom so that it never scuffs the top when you put on and take it off.

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