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Project by Ron Messersmith posted 03-01-2012 04:37 PM 1317 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A picture of me working on an Armoire from the magazine Woodsmith. Woodsmith is one of my favorite teaching magazines. Most articles in each issue are centered around the cover project. It’s a very good way of gaining knowledge and working on your skill levels.

-- Jupiter

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#1 posted 03-01-2012 04:44 PM

Very nice Armiore, I have that issue, but have not yet started on that yet. Nice work

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#2 posted 03-01-2012 04:45 PM

Very nicely done. A lovely piece.

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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#3 posted 03-01-2012 04:52 PM

It’s a wonderful armoire. Congratulations. My sister in law has and original that looks just about like that. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#4 posted 03-01-2012 06:46 PM

Beautiful piece of furniture Ron, and yes I agree, Woodsmith is my favorite mag for projects.

-- - Martin

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#5 posted 03-01-2012 07:23 PM

Wonderful job Ron a outstanding piece. Woodsmith is one of my Favorites too I have a complete collection of them.

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 03-01-2012 09:38 PM

Very Nice, it looks awesome and I want to build one too.

Could you share what issue of the magazine has this plan.

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#7 posted 03-02-2012 12:37 AM

Hi Tonny,

The Armoire plans are from Woodsmith, Issue #67, Feb of 1990


-- Jupiter

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