The Shoe Rack

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Project by Timthemailman posted 02-17-2013 09:42 AM 1565 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I Finished this in June 2012 and am just getting around to posting it. I made the Shoe Rack for my wife and it took a lot longer than I thought it would. I made the top, doors and frame out of solid Cherry and the carcase out of Cherry Plywood. I used 4 coats of G F Enduro poly satin for the finish. I got the idea to put the penny with the year I finished the project a couple years ago from wood magazine’s Jim Heavey at the wood Show. Thanks for taking a look, take care and be safe. TimTheMailman

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#1 posted 02-17-2013 12:20 PM

Nice work, Tim.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#2 posted 02-17-2013 12:26 PM

Good job

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#3 posted 02-17-2013 01:02 PM

I’m hoping my wife doesn’t see this or it will make its way up the project list.

I also use the penny time stamp….my bank is tired of me asking for 2013 pennies!

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#4 posted 02-17-2013 02:03 PM

This is a very nice cabinet. Way to good for my shoes!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#5 posted 02-17-2013 04:12 PM

nice job

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#6 posted 02-17-2013 04:39 PM

Wow that’s one fancy shoe rack,nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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