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Project by CJay posted 1085 days ago 2003 views 10 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I guess this still isn’t really finished yet.

I’ve been working on this here and there for the last three years, putting aside off-cuts and bits of wood and adding to it when i found the time.

I plan to add at least four full width drawers to the bottom two spaces. And probably some more saws to the insides of the doors.

One day (in the far distant future) i’ll build a stand with a chest of drawers in it.

-- Chris Boreham, Oxfordshire, UK - http://www.chrisboreham.co.uk - http://throughwoodeneyes.tumblr.com/





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 1085 days ago

It’s a wonderful tool cabinet and very nicely done. Congratulations.

-- 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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JohnnyDust

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#2 posted 1085 days ago

Nice, sturdy, well organized peice. Looks like you could float it as well! :-)

-- I'm not crying... That's dust in my eyes!

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SteveW

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#3 posted 1085 days ago

Wow, that’s a heck of a nice cabinet.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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Timbers

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#4 posted 1085 days ago

Das so good!

-- Tim Nuanes

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ChrisK

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#5 posted 1085 days ago

That is one really nice cabinet! I like the hinges.

-- Chris K

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WVTODD

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#6 posted 1085 days ago

Great job !

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Maveric777

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#7 posted 1085 days ago

Very Cool!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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LittlePaw

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#8 posted 1085 days ago

Good job, CJ ! !

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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tsangell

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#9 posted 1085 days ago

The hinges and koi are very distinctive. I like it!

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mafe

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#10 posted 1084 days ago

Beautiful cabinet, really unique.
And so inspireing.
Best thoughts,
Mads

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

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Orion Woods

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#11 posted 1084 days ago

Very nice!

-- Brian

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KayBee

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#12 posted 1084 days ago

Nice. Really like the koi and hinges, very unique.

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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DocSavage45

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#13 posted 1084 days ago

Sort of Krenovian? Noticed the tools. They deserve a nice home!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#14 posted 1084 days ago

I like the wood hinges too. Very nice touch, and totally appropriate!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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Ollie

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#15 posted 1083 days ago

Great job, I love the outside wooden hinges.

-- Ollie, UK.

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