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Project by oakwood posted 670 days ago 687 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A mom commissioned me to make this toy chest for her son Patrick. The shop I belong to just acquired a DR4 Leigh Super Jig and here is the result. Learning to use the jig was a bit of a challenge at first but persistence paid off. The name is done with veneer on hardboard masonite. I enjoyed making it but I never did find out if she liked it or not as I was not there when she picked it up. The proceeds go to the community center.





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 670 days ago

Looks nice. Customer should be happy.

-- 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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ohwoodeye

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#2 posted 670 days ago

Nice looking chest. I think you got the picture or name messed up in your paragraph. Daniel vs Patrick.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 669 days ago

A grand looking chest very nice work

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RussInMichigan

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#4 posted 669 days ago

Let me speak for the lady who commissioned it: I love it!

Really beautiful work. My neighbor wants toy box for her grandson and think your design is wonderful.

Thank you for sharing it.

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steamfab

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#5 posted 669 days ago

Paying off, alright! Looks great. You have one happy client!

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