Birds eye maple and Cherry Interchangable Gun/Curio Cabinet

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Project by AllenWoodWorking posted 09-30-2011 01:51 AM 3453 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this Cabinet to be ither a Curio or a Gun cabinet. The shelves and the gun rack are removeable. It’s also a two piece Cabinet.

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#1 posted 09-29-2011 07:12 PM

Beautifull work. The cherry maple combo look very nice togather.

-- Docopac (a carpenter in a different medium)

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#2 posted 09-29-2011 07:30 PM

That’s fantastic! I really like the wood combination, too.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 09-30-2011 02:26 PM

the cabinet looks great. I’ll follow the above with very nice choice of wood.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#4 posted 09-30-2011 02:49 PM

Beautiful!!! But I have to say that it looks AMAZING in person! The finish is like silk! Someday you’ll have to take pity on me and show me how you do that! LOL. Good luck with the Festival this weekend!

-- Robbinscabin,

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#5 posted 10-01-2011 12:32 AM

Very nice. Love the wood! Forgive me for saying this again, but not secure enough for a gun cabinet.

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#6 posted 10-01-2011 04:42 AM

Beautiful cabinet.

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#7 posted 10-02-2011 12:18 AM

I’m not sure what you mean by secure Knot head62, But the cabinet has a double lock on the top of the doors. And the glass is tempered.I see that the lock is difficult to see in the photo.

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#8 posted 10-06-2011 04:37 PM

Very nice looking cabinet!

-- Dan, Rochester, NY

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#9 posted 10-14-2011 11:24 PM

I really like this project. I love mixing different woods together. Nice job!

-- Sorry the reply is so long. I didn't have time to write a short reply.

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#10 posted 01-06-2012 04:43 PM

Great job. I’ve been combing the internet for a while trying to figure out how I want to design my own gun cabinet. I’ll probably copy some of your ideas

-- "A woodworking project is either a masterpiece or a POS" Dr. Lang

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