Microwave Stand/Bread Box/Tater Bin/Onion Bin/Etc.....

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Project by Weaver posted 696 days ago 3398 views 10 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another step to eliminating store bought laminate furniture from my home…
Top is bread box with full width door that drops down. left side is storage with two adjustable shelves inside.
Right side has tater/onion bins in top drawer, bottom is regular storage… used full extension drawer slides.
Bottom drawer is storage.
Oak plywood for most of cabinet case. Oak face frame, used pocket holes for that. Purchased the punched tin. Used a lot of wormy red oak for top, doors face frame.
Finished with gel stain and shellac.
Probably will not use gel stain again… trouble getting the color even.

Thanks for looking- Ken

-- Ken, Pennsylvania

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#1 posted 696 days ago

Really neat, I like it. Great job on the details. Thanks for showing.

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#2 posted 696 days ago

Hot dang….that’s nice. Great job

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#3 posted 695 days ago

Very nice piece of furniture. Love the punched tin….

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#4 posted 695 days ago

very nice!

-- I played with Legos as a kid and I never had the part I thought I needed, so I learned to improvise. Now I'm an engineer with a woodworking hobby.

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#5 posted 694 days ago

Good move ! Way nicer than commercial product ! And healthier for you too (without tons of glue and God knows what else . . .).

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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