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My first kitchen cabinet upgrade done out of maple.

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My first kitchen cabinet upgrade done out of maple.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs





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smboudreaux

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#1 posted 1110 days ago

beautiful work. did you do the counter top aslo?

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 1109 days ago

Very nice workman ship on your cabinets. they came out looking good!!!!. The combination of vertical and horiz raised panels is a real eye catcher! Great design…..........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Nate Finch

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#3 posted 1109 days ago

The three raised panels per door looks like it was a ton of work. Definitely stands out to say “Hey, this ain’t Ikea!” :) Fantastic job, very inspiring :)

-- Nate, Harvard, MA

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Beginningwoodworker

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#4 posted 1109 days ago

Beautiful kitchen cabinets.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Blackie_

3289 posts in 1110 days


#5 posted 1109 days ago

A huge thanks everyone, Smboudreaux the granite is the only thing I wasn’t able to do myself, everything else including the back splash I did. Nate, I would have to say the doors took the longest. LOL

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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Ken90712

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#6 posted 1109 days ago

Great looking kitchen, I like the doors as well, gives it great interest! One to proud of no doubt!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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MGoBlue7

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#7 posted 1109 days ago

I really like the raised panel drawer fronts. I am just about to start a similar project (doors/drawers only—no boxes) and might have to do the drawer fronts in this style. How wide is the drawer front frame? Are they just standard raised panel construction?

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Blackie_

3289 posts in 1110 days


#8 posted 1109 days ago

Mgoblue and Ken thanks

On the drawers the rails are 1 1/2” the stiles are 2 1/4”

Hope this helped.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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RexMcKinnon

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#9 posted 1109 days ago

Very nice. I like the door design.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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lightweightladylefty

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#10 posted 1109 days ago

Blackie,

These are really nice looking—top-notch. Thanks for sharing.

L/W

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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mpmitche

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#11 posted 1108 days ago

They came out very nice. How long did it take?

-- Mike, Western New York

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Blackie_

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#12 posted 1108 days ago

Thanks all Mpmitche, cabinets were about a month and the doors were about the same so all together a couple months in between the procrastination and the work week. LOL

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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mpmitche

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#13 posted 1107 days ago

I think that is pretty fast for someone who has to work too. I really like the way you paneled hte larger doors.

-- Mike, Western New York

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Blackie_

3289 posts in 1110 days


#14 posted 1098 days ago

Actually Mpmitche I really don’t know how long it took it was a couple years ago since I did these cabinets so you are prob right that it being a fast build, I’m sure it took longer.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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b2rtch

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#15 posted 731 days ago

Your cabinets look fantastic, very nice work.

-- Bert

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