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Project by idiotwithtools posted 07-08-2011 01:22 AM 1458 views 5 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this cabinet for a friend at work. He wanted something differant to go in a hallway. It is walnut with baltic birch drawers. The drawers are all dovetailed with 100 lb full extention drawers. I finished the back just in case it gets moved in the middle of a room. The finish is 2 coats of Tung oil, 1 coat of wipe on poly, followed by another poly coat sanded with 500 grit wet sandpaper, 2 more coats of poly and finished with a coat of paste wax. It took several months to complete but the finish turned out better than I thought. The grain pattern was supposed to flow from the bottom to the top, but it hard to see in the photos.





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RockyBlue

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#1 posted 07-08-2011 04:11 AM

I like it. Nice choice on the drawer pulls. The door grain in awesome.

-- I haven't had this much fun since hogs ate my little brother. www.coloradobeetlekillfurniture.com

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#2 posted 07-08-2011 04:49 AM

Wow.. superb job

-- Dan, Rochester, NY

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#3 posted 07-08-2011 06:25 AM

Great job!

The grain flows very nicely. The doors are amazing.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#4 posted 07-08-2011 01:42 PM

Your friend would be out of luck if I had built this. Too nice to part with.

-- So Many tools, So little time

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#5 posted 07-08-2011 04:16 PM

Very nice, great job!! The door grain is beautiful.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#6 posted 07-08-2011 04:24 PM

Beautiful I love the detail on the drawer fronts and the fact that you finished the back Great job

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#7 posted 07-19-2011 05:51 AM

magnificent piece

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Duckster

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#8 posted 11-02-2014 02:18 AM

Outstanding craftsmanship!!

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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