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Made from recycled ash. Honey maple gelstain. Poly.
-- Rob myspace.com/midnightowlrob
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#1 posted 02-16-2008 05:34 PM
Very nice looking piece. What material did you use to line the inside?
-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.
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#2 posted 02-16-2008 05:48 PM
Curious? How did you do the bottom drawer to include the legs when opening? BEAUTIFUL PIECE OF WORK
-- Oscar in Missouri
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#3 posted 02-16-2008 05:54 PM
This is a really nice piece and I like the hidden drawer. This adds a “surprise” to these cases.
Thanks for sharing.
-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine
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#4 posted 02-16-2008 06:13 PM
Nice case, the hidden drawer is slick, I like it.
-- Andy Stark
#5 posted 02-16-2008 06:37 PM
Thank you. This was a Sweet 16 birthday present for my daughter. I got the plans for this from Norm and The New Yankee Workshop. This is the first and only (so far) plans from that show. The hidden drawer runs on a couple of strips of ash. The hidden drawer was made seperately. The box actually sits on its sides which are hidden until its opened. Inside I used just regular red felt glued on with a spray adhesive. I have more pictures of this and other projects on myspace.com/midnightowlrob .
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#6 posted 02-16-2008 06:38 PM
Nice piece and great timeless design. I especially like the sliding drawer with the feet.
-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com
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#7 posted 02-16-2008 08:16 PM
Very nice, I also like that bottom drawer and the way it comes out with the legs. Nice work
-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA
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#8 posted 02-16-2008 08:50 PM
Great fit and finish, and I love the hidden drawer!
-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"
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#9 posted 02-17-2008 12:18 AM
Very nice. I’m sure you daughter will treasure it always! How much more of that recycled ash do you have laying around? ;)
-- "Give me your poor tools, your tired steel, your huddled masses of rust." Yep, I ripped off the Statue of Liberty. That's how I roll!
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#10 posted 02-17-2008 01:33 AM
I really like this jewelery Case, it is beautiful
-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none
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#11 posted 02-17-2008 02:57 AM
Wow, another one saved from the fireplace. Beautiful job.
-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python
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#12 posted 02-17-2008 05:00 AM
Yea the bottom draw caught my attention while looking at the pics. Nice work Rob.
Bob A in NJ
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#13 posted 02-17-2008 06:06 AM
Wow, thats a mighty fine looking piece! I love it.
-- Bob A in NJ
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#14 posted 03-07-2008 05:00 AM
I built a pair of these for Christmas presents. Fun project. Yours are nice. I’m thinking I should not have done the sliding dovetails on the shelves.
-- I think of Jack Nicholson as the Joker in Batman when he says "Where does he get those wonderful toys" and ask WHERE DO U GUYS GET ALL THAT WONDERFUL WOOD?
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#15 posted 03-07-2008 06:04 AM
Great job! I must have missed that episode of NYW. Awesome work.
-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia
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