Walnut Cabinets

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Project by Eric Teitelbaum posted 04-15-2012 09:58 PM 2868 views 13 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Between my freshmen and sophomore college years, I decided to try my luck at cabinetry. I spent hours making test test cuts for fluted panels, arcs, blocking, edge bands, and mitered drawer panels before cutting into the walnut final product. I’m really happy with how it turned out. It’s now about 2 years old and functions perfectly. It was part of a larger room renovation, and the dropped soffit covers up an angled portion of the ceiling that worked perfectly aesthetically in terms of setting the unit apart from the rest of the room and housing recessed lighting. The table tops have inlaid green onyx to match the walnut.

-- Eric

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#1 posted 04-15-2012 10:32 PM

Turned out great. Looks like a ton of storage.

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#2 posted 04-16-2012 01:27 AM

Beautiful! I love Walnut!

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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#3 posted 04-16-2012 01:42 AM

Great job Very nice

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#4 posted 04-16-2012 01:44 AM

Very nice job all the way around.

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#5 posted 04-16-2012 01:47 AM

Beautiful cabinets, I love the Walnut!

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#6 posted 04-16-2012 02:05 AM

Very nice, Looks Great

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#7 posted 04-16-2012 02:27 AM

looks awesome!

-- "The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne"

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#8 posted 04-16-2012 02:33 AM

Thanks, everyone. I’m very happy with it.

-- Eric

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#9 posted 04-16-2012 02:56 AM

The cabinets and window seat look great, Eric. You do nice work. Thanks for sharing.

-- Doug

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#10 posted 04-16-2012 02:09 PM

very nice

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#11 posted 04-16-2012 03:26 PM

That looks fantastic. You did some really nice work!

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#12 posted 04-16-2012 09:39 PM

Simply beautiful.

You’ve done yourself proud. – Len

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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#13 posted 04-16-2012 09:50 PM

Spectacular – beautiful, outstanding work

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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