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Project by Tom Regnier posted 01-28-2012 12:04 AM 1037 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Working on this project I saw in a Fine Woodworking book. It’s described as a spice rack with a really neat tip out drawer that caught my eye. I’m building it out of poplar and plywood and was thinking about finishing it with either barn red milk paint or black over a mustard with some distressing. I’ll post some pictures over the weekend.

-- Rome wasn't built in a day..... it just looks that way!





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 01-28-2012 12:09 AM

It looks like a great project.

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#2 posted 01-28-2012 01:24 AM

Yes, I want to post my finished project …......

Why are you posting a picture of a project that you didn’t complete yet, and isn’t yours , here in the Finished Project area ?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#3 posted 01-28-2012 03:21 AM

Tom, I built this project several years ago and I have two cautions for you. First, be sure to use wood with no figure or very straight grain for the glass dividers. I didn’t think about this and used a stick with a rising grain pattern . Now the glass frame looks out of square eleven though it is perfectly square. Second, when you are laying out your shelves, try to align the top shelf with the horizontal glass divider. Again, I didn’t do this and the design suffered. I wound up hanging it in my shop to hold planes. This is a good project to practice your skills. Be sure to post your finished project.

-- Jim Westbrooks

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#4 posted 01-28-2012 01:17 PM

Not sure why this post is here? This is for what WE Make…

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 01-28-2012 01:19 PM

My apologies for posting in the wrong place!

-- Rome wasn't built in a day..... it just looks that way!

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#6 posted 01-28-2012 02:51 PM

I like the design; it’s really nice.

helluvawreck
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