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Project by Elwood89 posted 706 days ago 1929 views 17 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wine cabinets seem to sell well, so here are six more. Applying lessons learned, never make just one.

Two each in Walnut, Ovangkol, and European Oak. Finished with teak oil. Four Elm feet are underneath each cabinet.

The top and base of the Walnut cabinet are European Walnut, the rest of the cabinet is Black Walnut.

These are about 40” tall, 13” deep, and 16” wide and they will hold 12 bottles and 9 glasses.

-- Elwood, making sawdust in Germany, http://www.AnsbachArtisans.com





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 706 days ago

Nice looking units. I agree if you’re selling, easier to make multiples when you’re set up to cut.

-- 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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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 706 days ago

What dimensions are they?

-- 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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Elwood89

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#3 posted 706 days ago

These are about 40” tall, 13” deep, and 16” wide and they will hold 12 bottles and 9 glasses.

-- Elwood, making sawdust in Germany, http://www.AnsbachArtisans.com

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HawkDriver

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#4 posted 706 days ago

Very nice work Elwood. I like them a lot.
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-- Patrick, Helicopters don't fly. They beat the air into submission.

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Elwood89

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#5 posted 706 days ago

HawkDriver, I’m still in Ansbach and the Army wives here buy wine racks about as fast as I can make them. I’m constantly on the lookout for different sizes and designs.

Fly safe.

-- Elwood, making sawdust in Germany, http://www.AnsbachArtisans.com

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inchanga

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#6 posted 706 days ago

These are really nice pieces, I’m not surprised they sell well. What sort of joinery do you use to construct them
and how long do you reckon they take to make.

-- chris, north wales http://salemchapelfurniture.co.uk/

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Elwood89

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#7 posted 706 days ago

The goal with these was to try to make smaller, more affordable wine cabinets (relative to what I’ve made previously). So, I was trying to make them quickly. Most of the joinery is simply butt joints with screws hidden under plugs. These six cabinets took me about 50 hours of shop time, from rough cut lumber to finished products.

-- Elwood, making sawdust in Germany, http://www.AnsbachArtisans.com

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Roger

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#8 posted 705 days ago

Oh yea. I likes em. Nice that they hold a whole case, since us wino’s, well, that’s how we roll… hehe

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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mmh

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#9 posted 705 days ago

They’re nice and simple yet sturdy and very practical. All it needs is a peg for a bottle opener and a tray of fine cheese!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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Vicki

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#10 posted 705 days ago

Very beautiful all the way around.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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Ken90712

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#11 posted 705 days ago

Well done, Great job… Congrats on them selling quickly!

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

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dbhost

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#12 posted 705 days ago

I’m not a whine drinker, but those cabinets look nice.

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

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Tokolosi

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#13 posted 705 days ago

Great design and execution. Beautifull.

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

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kdc68

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#14 posted 705 days ago

Nicely done. Should be a good seller for you

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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Sodabowski

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#15 posted 698 days ago

Wow great! > adds to the bucket list <

-- Holy scrap Barkman!

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