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Project by andyboy posted 06-09-2012 03:39 AM 1914 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Macrocarpa Cupressus macrocarpa Hartw.
Family: Cupressaceae
Softwood Grown in New Zealand but native to United States.
This was a student project back in 2010. I wanted to show you can build furniture with screws just as effectively as with dowels or tennons. Sure there are some dovetails in the drawers and mortice and tennons in the doors, but mostly this piece is screwed and glued together.

-- Andy Halewoodworker. You can't finish if you don't finish. So finish it, because finish is everything.





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Marpintero

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#1 posted 06-09-2012 03:58 AM

This is a very beautiful piece of fine furniture, congratulations!. And thanks for the videos, they are great.
Greetings.
Martín

-- Our lives are marked and bound together by concentric rings. Martín - Argentina

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woodshaver

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#2 posted 06-09-2012 04:25 AM

Nice work Andy! I love the look of this piece it has the look of quality! Thanks for the video’s. It’s enjoyable to see some of the work that goes into your projects.

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#3 posted 06-09-2012 06:58 AM

Krenov esk!

Well executed presentation sir!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#4 posted 06-09-2012 01:01 PM

Beautiful cabinet! Nice videos , too….....
With the advent of the Kreg fixture for pocket holes, many of the front frames and bodies of kitchen cabinets are joined with screws alone- no glue and they hold like crazy!
..............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 06-09-2012 01:14 PM

I like this design and it really looks great.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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#6 posted 06-09-2012 03:24 PM

Very very nice design!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Woodbridge

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#7 posted 06-10-2012 12:45 AM

Very nice design well executed. Its a great lookin sideboard

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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thecarpentershands

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#8 posted 06-10-2012 02:04 AM

This is a beautiful piece! Very elegant and refined. It just has such an attractive shape and design to it. God bless!

-- Brian M. Sharpe - http://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCarpentersHands

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#9 posted 06-10-2012 03:29 PM

Another great project super work Andy.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#10 posted 06-12-2012 02:46 PM

Beautiful sideboard!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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