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Project by Clint Searl posted 12-24-2011 11:46 PM 1758 views 7 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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The frame is red oak joined with wedged through-tenons; top, side, and back panels are 5/8” T&G bamboo flooring; drawer faces are spalted maple on top and spalted beech below; the slider panels are patinated copper; and the finish is solvent lacquer.

-- Clint Searl....Ya can no more do what ya don't know how than ya can git back from where ya ain't been





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Chris

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#1 posted 12-25-2011 12:10 AM

Now they are pretty awesome my friend, i’m impressed. Great job and great choice of wood for the drawer fronts. Must have been a job in itself attempting to hunt down such wood.

This build looks really nice. Solid looking as well.

Chris

-- Chris Harrell - custom callmaker "Quacky Calls" Eastern NC. http://www.quackycalls.com

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 12-25-2011 12:29 AM

very nice chest. Merry Christmas and a happy new year.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Daiku

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#3 posted 12-25-2011 01:09 AM

Nice job Clint! The combination of woods really work well together. I’m assuming that these are two separate pieces that are stacked, right?

Thanks for posting,

-- Cal Noguchi - EZdado.com

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Clint Searl

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#4 posted 12-25-2011 02:08 AM

Cal, they are sepapate. I designed two more pieces to stack on top, but never got around to making them. Maybe some day…..

-- Clint Searl....Ya can no more do what ya don't know how than ya can git back from where ya ain't been

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exelectrician

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#5 posted 12-25-2011 08:53 AM

A merry Christmas to you and your family. I really like the way you blended all those woods together, with the copper. Simply wonderful.

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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#6 posted 12-25-2011 09:58 PM

Very nice work! Beatiful look love the wood choices. Merry Christmas,

-- Marty Ohio

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