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Project by mloy365 posted 04-29-2012 04:09 PM 1233 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finished this yesterday. Made of red oak and birdseye maple.

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 04-29-2012 04:17 PM

Grerat job, a real beauty. Very soft ont he eyes. Now its time to fill her up! LOL

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

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jeanmarc

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#2 posted 04-29-2012 04:17 PM

very nice work. how long did you put for the manufacture

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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Robsshop

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#3 posted 04-30-2012 03:51 AM

Your efforts have payed off wonderfully ,beautiful job. Did you do the interior felt work Your self, if so,what method (flocking) ? Thanks for sharing !

-- Rob,Gaithersburg,MD,One mans trash is another mans repurposed wood shop treasure ! ;-)

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mloy365

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#4 posted 04-30-2012 10:57 AM

Jeanmarc, the project took about 80 hrs., which is way too long. Rob, the interior is done in velvet. I purchased the the box and 12×24 sheets from Rockler. It’s a little on the $ side, but well worth it in the end.

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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Martyroc

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#5 posted 04-30-2012 11:37 AM

Beautiful armoire, my wife is looking for something like this for our bedroom, was this your own design or from plans?

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

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 04-30-2012 11:54 AM

It’s a gorgeous piece. Very nice work.

helluvawreck
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-- 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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BubTheBuilder

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#7 posted 04-30-2012 01:19 PM

Very nice, what are the dimensions of this? It looks big, but looks can be deceiving I guess.

-- Richard-- "If it ain't tight, then it ain't right."

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mloy365

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#8 posted 04-30-2012 02:05 PM

Martin: I designed on the fly. This is a terrible way to do things. It cost me a lot of extra time, oh well. Richard: the overall dim are 24w x 16d x 40h. The inset sides are exactly 12” so the velvet sheets would fit w/o being cut. It is going to be delivered Wednesday to the client. It is for his wife’s birthday.

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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newTim

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#9 posted 05-21-2012 04:47 AM

This is a real looker. I’ve never seen the red oak and birdseye combo before. With the black accent and contemporary style it really looks elegant.

-- tim hill www.newcalshop.com

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