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Project by Gshepherd posted 06-15-2012 10:32 AM 3286 views 13 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well finally got everything finished. Here is my version of a Nail Gun Cabinet. The top and sides are Hard Maple.
For the shelves I used Santos Mahogany and for the dividers some 3/8 Cherry. The panels are mahogany crotch.
Crown moulding is Africian Mahogany. Now the nail guns have a new home. I did a build blog if your interested.

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........





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Tom Godfrey

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#1 posted 06-15-2012 11:47 AM

I like, I like. This is something I need to do in my shop. Everything in one place, easy to find and easy to return back where it belongs. Every tool should have its own home, or that’s the way i think. Great job

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (tom@thcww.com)

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BinghamtonEd

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#2 posted 06-15-2012 12:17 PM

Your nail gun cabinet looks 100x better than the cabinets in my house! Very nice looking cabinet. Are the dividers removable, set in dados?

-- - The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 06-15-2012 12:23 PM

This cabinet will definitely pay you dividends in increased organization and saved time. Congratulations.

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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workerinwood

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#4 posted 06-15-2012 01:00 PM

Great job, very nice!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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redryder

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#5 posted 06-15-2012 02:58 PM

Great project and wood choices. The best part is that with the doors closed, the wife won’t have to ask those kind of questions like “why do you need so many nail guns?”..............................

-- mike...............

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Gshepherd

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#6 posted 06-15-2012 02:59 PM

Bing, the dividers are set it dados, they are about 3/8 longer in the front curve, glued and pin nailed in, had to just trim the excess lip off, put on the face frame.

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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Dave

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#7 posted 06-15-2012 03:29 PM

Those are some lucky nail guns. Beautiful cabinetry!

-- "I'm not afraid of heights. I'm afraid of widths." - Steven Wright

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dbhost

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#8 posted 06-15-2012 03:54 PM

Wow… If that’s the work you do for shop fixtures….

-- My workshop blog can be found at http://daves-workshop.blogspot.com

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#9 posted 06-15-2012 06:35 PM

Nice. That would go real nicely in my formal dinning room.

-- Shameless - Winner of two Stumpy Nubs Awards

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rasp

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#10 posted 06-15-2012 07:22 PM

what sort of nail guns do you have there? quite a few

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#11 posted 06-15-2012 08:33 PM

beeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeautiful!

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Gshepherd

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#12 posted 06-15-2012 10:02 PM

Rasp, there are 16ga nails, 18ga brad and staple up to 2 inch, and 23ga pin nailers up to 2 in and some stainless pins as well. The Nikle and Grex guns are my favorites. I will say the new Bostich guns are coming along as well.

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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doordude

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#13 posted 06-15-2012 10:08 PM

nice job, you went all out on this project.

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rasp

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#14 posted 06-15-2012 11:56 PM

I didn’t know they made stainless pin nails, good to know

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scarpenter002

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#15 posted 06-16-2012 01:26 AM

Beautiful work. Looks like you could store fine china in that cabinet. But all of us hear know that our tools are much more valuable than fine china, at least to us.

-- Scott in Texas

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