Curly Maple Chest of Drawers

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Project by Justin57 posted 10-27-2011 10:23 PM 1392 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This was for my oldest daughter. She collects anything/everything she can that has to do with tigers so the natural choice of wood to make her furniture with was Tiger Maple. (She also owns the pencil post bed w/canopy shown in my gallery)

-- Carl (Justin57)

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#1 posted 10-27-2011 10:28 PM

I love this color stain on Tiger Maple. Usually darkens over time as well and looks even more beautiful.
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#2 posted 10-27-2011 11:43 PM

Nice job Carl, the Tiger Maple was a good choice for this project. How tall is it? Thanks for sharing.

-- Doug

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#3 posted 10-27-2011 11:59 PM

It’s about 48” tall. (Base is 4 1/2”, Dividers are 7/8”, top is 7/8” and drawer openings are: 8”, 8”, 6”, 6”, 5” and 4”)

-- Carl (Justin57)

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#4 posted 10-28-2011 12:59 AM

Very nice!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#5 posted 10-28-2011 03:37 PM

Beautifully done…nice lines and proportions and the wood…wow.

-- Tim from MA -- "Well done is better than well said." - Benjamin Franlin

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