Modified Shaker Sideboard

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Project by jred posted 10-16-2012 03:51 AM 1762 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Several years ago I found some free plans from Popular Mechanics, I think, for a shaker sideboard. I modified them and ended up with this. That was near the beginning of my woodworking journey and much has been learned since then. The aged/rustic finish hides many flaws!
The sideboard (buffet table, as we Hoosiers call them) has been very useful and, like everything else in the house, helps tell the story of progress made as a woodworker.

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#1 posted 10-16-2012 03:56 AM

looks good ,nice work.

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#2 posted 10-16-2012 01:18 PM

Very nice work.

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#3 posted 10-16-2012 04:53 PM

Very elegant table. Like the finish, can’t see the flaws.

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#4 posted 10-17-2012 11:37 PM

Sure looks like your woodworking is progressing very nicely! Keep having fun!

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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#5 posted 05-13-2013 10:38 AM

Awesome work jred.One of the most important components of a dining room is nice quality sideboards.Sideboards were revolutionary in the decor of a dining room.Sideboards come in a variety of styles and designs to suit every kind of taste and budget.

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