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Mom's first project, barn wood cabinet

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Project by TVT posted 640 days ago 1270 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My mother needed a new printer cabinet and she could not find one she liked. She also knew I was way behind on projects so she took matters into her own hands. She had a pile of old barn wood, a chop saw, and small workbench table saw. She has used a chop saw before but never really took on any project like this. I have to say it turned out real nice and being proud of her I wanted to share.

-- Measure once, cut twice - you think I would learn!





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patron

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#1 posted 640 days ago

i’d say mom has a great skill

we can all use her resolve
in dealing with reality

well done

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 640 days ago

Darn nice job. I got the woodworking bug from my mother.

-- 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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Kevin

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#3 posted 640 days ago

Looks great, I love the look of old barn wood. Your mom did a great job.

-- Measure twice, cut once, then rout a whole bunch

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Jamie Speirs

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#4 posted 640 days ago

Mum has the eye

great project thanks for sharing

jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#5 posted 640 days ago

awesome cabinet.she did a great job.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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Grumpymike

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#6 posted 640 days ago

And now who is the proudest? you or mom?
Great looking cabinet … Why is mom looking at the kitchen like that???

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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Ken90712

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#7 posted 639 days ago

Good for Mom!!!! How cool is that? She did a great job!!!!!

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

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