Office Fridge Cabinet

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Project by lilmidgey posted 12-15-2011 11:11 AM 1179 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I needed somewhere to put a small egg shaped fridge in my office with a little storage draw for drinks and things that usually go in it. This was my first attempt at furniture as most of my other projects have been for the workshop. I only used cheap pine from the local home centre. Painting the inside white made a lot of difference and I learnt a lot about finishing (what not to do) in the process.

This was the first time I’d made doors with rails and stiles with a floating panel (next project i’ll try a raised panel) and it worked out very well (for my standards).

I had to end up removing some of the back panel for more ventilation. I was pretty happy with the outcome and it’s great having something useful that I made next to my in my office now :)

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#1 posted 12-15-2011 02:58 PM

Hiding treats under the desk: win :D

But wait, no beer?!

-- Thomas - Pondering the inclusion of woodworking into physics and chemistry classes...

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#2 posted 12-15-2011 04:17 PM

I think you did a great job on the door and drawer front, very nice!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive --

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#3 posted 12-16-2011 05:44 AM

Thanks for the kind words guys, Beer comment noted Sodabowski and is now included :)

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