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Project by wouldi posted 10-08-2011 06:40 AM 1470 views 5 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

made from old growth doug fir, air dried walnut, hard rock maple top, teak drawer slides, soft maple drawers, and three piece walnut cherry inlays.

It is a rolling work station/recycle center for the kitchen. The top has bread board ends and can be lifted off for easy cleaning. The cabinet was assemble using mortise and tenon, tongue and groove, half lap, and dowel joinery. It consists of 4 legs 3 solid dougles fir book matched floating panels and walnut rails. The top and bottom of the cabinet are of the dust panel style. The drawers are made of soft maple, using box or finger joints. This piece was entered in the MN woodworkers guild Northern Woods Show And recieved “Best First Time In Show” As far as finish goes The main cabinet is finished with a lacquer satin sheen buffed with wax, and the bread board top is finished with Tried and True danish oil. I would love to answer any questions you have, and would enjoy to hear comments!

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cplant

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#1 posted 10-08-2011 04:27 PM

nice work. the inlay adds a really effect to the top.

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bhog

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#2 posted 10-08-2011 07:46 PM

Really nice,I like the contrast.The handles are a nice touch also.What did you do for finish?

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#3 posted 10-09-2011 03:54 PM

Very nice. Lie the contrasting colors. Whats the finish ?

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#4 posted 10-12-2011 05:11 AM

Nice rolling island.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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