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Project by Monte Pittman posted 819 days ago 1086 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For those that do craft shows, here’s something for you.it is patterned after the Hacienda Hope Chest that you can find in multiple places on the internet. I never actually bought the plans because I. Am cheap ;-) But I sell at least one at every show. I give them the option of a cedar lining. 36×18x18

Thanks for looking

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability





7 comments so far

#1 posted 819 days ago

Thanks for the idea Monte. Looks cool ok what do they sell for before I make one. Tell me a big number LOL

-- http://www.landwoodworks.com (L an D Woodworks)

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#2 posted 819 days ago

I like this Monte, this is cool, reminds me of old world craftsmanship. Looks like something you might find on a pirate ship, LOL. how long did it take to make?

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

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#3 posted 819 days ago

Total time into it is 4-5 hours

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#4 posted 819 days ago

Nice chest (never thought I’d say that to a guy). What wood,stain?,finish?

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#5 posted 819 days ago

gfadvm lol good one
Now for the chest I love it to it go that old world look to itand I would love to know the same things as gfadvm

-- Nimkee** Joe

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#6 posted 819 days ago

It’s just pine. Has 3 coats of minwax dark walnut & 5-6 coats of water based poly.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#7 posted 819 days ago

Thanks Monte, I would like to make one of these, if it took you 5-6 hours probably take me a week, ha ha. I will try to get my daughter to help with this, hmm…....better make that 2 weeks :)

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

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