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Project by EdgeWoodWorking posted 1094 days ago 947 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a toy chest I made for my brother for christmas when he had his first child. I know it isnt safe as it should be. I have been meaning to get around to install a toy chest safety hinge. But when i was doing this, I didn’t look for any hardware except for the hinge. I did install rubber stripping around the edges along with rubber bumper pads. I slammed it on my fingers several times and i couldnt feel it. The lid is too heavy for a little kid to lift. I guess I will know better next time.

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Scott Bryan

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#1 posted 1093 days ago

This is another good looking piece, Joe. The finish and stain look pretty good and the onlays add nice details to the chest.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#2 posted 1089 days ago

nice project, but, yes, little hands will get hurt. those “stay” hinges are nice, but, kind of expensive in my book.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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