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Project by grittyroots posted 10-23-2011 01:35 AM 2412 views 0 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are some pictures of my first cabinet job

-- Gritty Roots i can build anything as long as i have 2 things the internet and my father-in-law





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#1 posted 10-23-2011 01:41 AM

Nice work, have something along these lines for my study as well. In the future…...... maybe…... :)

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#2 posted 10-23-2011 01:44 AM

C’mon get serious, these are NOT your first set of cabinets! Awesome job!

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#3 posted 10-23-2011 01:55 AM

Nice work!

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#4 posted 10-23-2011 01:58 AM

Very nice work!

-- Mike Minneapolis, MN

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#5 posted 10-23-2011 02:08 AM

Nice

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#6 posted 10-23-2011 02:12 AM

Thanks guys and they are my first full set. i have done some re-facing, but these are the first. they are walnut with inset doors. the “shelves” are actually 2 levels in a barn tackroom. i will post picture of upper level soon. i made all the tops out of 1 1/2 solid walnut.

-- Gritty Roots i can build anything as long as i have 2 things the internet and my father-in-law

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#7 posted 10-23-2011 03:15 AM

Those cabinets are in a barn? Way too nice, must be a really nice barn!

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#8 posted 10-23-2011 11:06 AM

Wow! First cabinets? Great job!

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#9 posted 10-23-2011 01:33 PM

You’re a brave man to use walnut to make your first cabinets. That’s a lot of nice, expensive wood to screw up! Good thing you came through!

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#10 posted 10-23-2011 02:29 PM

Well-Done!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#11 posted 10-23-2011 02:39 PM

Well this being your first attempt? Well Done!!!!!

-- Robert, Mississippi, http://www.lunberjocks.com

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#12 posted 10-23-2011 02:44 PM

Very nice, Gritty.

-- 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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#13 posted 10-23-2011 04:13 PM

hard to believe 1st time…you have what it takes

-- may not always be right,but,never in doubt.

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#14 posted 10-23-2011 10:46 PM

Well done !!!!

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#15 posted 10-24-2011 10:06 AM

Really really nice!
Best thoughts,
Mads

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

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