quatersawn white oak cabinets

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Project by mikeH posted 2355 days ago 5093 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this ia kitchen i built for a friend of mine. the wood is quater sawn white oak with the panels are resawn to have book matched panels. all the frames are mortise and tenoned together. the doors are also mortise and tenoned. i use maple for the inside of the cabinets to help keep the interiors light. there is also some walnut for accent color, but the owner stained some of it with a heavy coat of stain to match the trim tn the rest of the house

-- mjhaines

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#1 posted 2355 days ago

Looks nice. Are those back lights in the uppers?

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 2355 days ago

These are very nice cabinets, Mike. The lighting in the upper cabinets is an unusual touch.

Thanks for the post.

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#3 posted 2354 days ago

Cool I like the stained glass!

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#4 posted 2354 days ago


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#5 posted 2354 days ago

the lights in the upper cabs are halogen, one behind each glass panel. thanks for the nice comments
hope to post more in furture

-- mjhaines

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#6 posted 2354 days ago

Beautiful Kitchen. I really like the top glass doors. Thanks for posting.


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#7 posted 2354 days ago

Great looking kitchen. Everything ties together really nice.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#8 posted 2354 days ago

That is a fine looking kitchen.

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#9 posted 911 days ago

Man, what a project! There must be hundreds of hours invested – and from the results – it lookss like it was worth the effort. Great job, and high style on this job!

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