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White oak blanket chest

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Project by bubbs posted 09-18-2012 10:09 PM 1294 views 4 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In 2003, I built this blanket chest for my granddaughter. Of course, that meant I had to build more for each of the other grandchildren. They should last them their whole lives. These were very enjoyable projects.

-- Cats, beer and wood...perfect.





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woodshaver

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#1 posted 09-18-2012 11:15 PM

With strong joinery like that I can see them lasting a life time! Beautiful work!

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

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#2 posted 09-20-2012 01:33 AM

Very nice! I am amazed that you got by with just one lid support. I ended up with three when all was said and done. The addition of dovetails really makes this chest stand out as a quality piece.

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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