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This a cabinet that I built for the personel in our office at work. Made from maple plywood and maple hardwood. Do you like the dark stain?
-- Rob myspace.com/midnightowlrob
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#1 posted 03-18-2008 11:56 PM
ya i do like the stain. i like the cabinet too. i never knew maple could look so good. great job.
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#2 posted 03-19-2008 12:04 AM
looks real good. bet you get compliments on the job.
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#3 posted 03-19-2008 12:51 AM
This is a very nice cabinet. And the stain/finish looks good as well. Maple can be a challenge to stain. Would you care to elaborate on your staining and finishing process that you used on cabinet?
Thanks for the post.
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#4 posted 03-19-2008 01:06 AM
Fantastic job. I need to do something sinilar for the small bathroom downstairs. Mind if I ‘borrow’ a few ideas? Again, great job.
-- Walt D. NJ
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#5 posted 03-19-2008 04:43 AM
Rob that is a fantastic looking cabinet – the finish is really nice. Color is ok – but don’t take offense by that – color is one of those personal tastes and mine just happens to be with the lighter colors. This takes nothing away from the job you did – it is outstanding.
-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/
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#6 posted 03-19-2008 06:35 AM
Very nice looking cabinet. The stain looks great also.
-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX
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#7 posted 03-19-2008 08:14 PM
Real nice looking cabinet and the stain really looks nice.
-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia
#8 posted 03-19-2008 10:50 PM
Thanks for the compliments. The finish is first Minwax wood conditioner, then the stain is Minwax gunstock ( it looks better on oak. Actually this was the color that the ladies in the office picked out from different samples shown to them. ) Then Minwax gloss poly.
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