toy chest

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Project by david38 posted 531 days ago 1871 views 8 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

made for daughter in law to store toys for her grandchildren. Made of walnut butternut & birch plywood hinges came from rockler they keep the lid from closing.

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#1 posted 531 days ago

Great looking toy box. I really like all the extra detail that makes it stand out. The corner joints look great as well especially with the square peg look

-- Derek, Kent, UK,

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#2 posted 531 days ago

very nice job

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#3 posted 531 days ago

very sharp love the color of the to woods together

-- greg indiana

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#4 posted 531 days ago

wow david, this looks wonderful, i love the top , and well the whole design…what did you use for the bottom..

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#5 posted 531 days ago

pretty cool, I must say

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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#6 posted 531 days ago

very unique toy chest.

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 531 days ago

Somebody is going to have some very happy toys! Very nicely done. What a great design and with an excellent pick of lumber to boot.

Great job!

-- Don't mind me, I'm just soaking up knowledge

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#8 posted 531 days ago

David that is a wonderful looking Bench


-- 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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#9 posted 531 days ago


Great execution and it looks beautiful!

Can you share your project notes, progress photo’s and sketches or drawings?

-- Dave M. - Liberty Township, Ohio

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#10 posted 531 days ago

grizz bottom is 3/4 plywood fasten with pocket hole screws. Dave i don’t have plan’s i just design as i build.

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#11 posted 531 days ago

Great toy box, Love the wood and the Greene and Greene style incorporated into this.. What a great Toy box!

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

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#12 posted 530 days ago

What is the joinery called that you used on the sides? It looks great, almost too nice to be throwing toys in it.

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#13 posted 530 days ago

Sweet vey nice indeed keep up the good work.Have fun Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#14 posted 530 days ago

Something that will be treasured for many generations!

-- Natalie - My mind is like a bad neighborhood, I don't like to go there alone.

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#15 posted 530 days ago

the joint is g & g finger joint go to this web site it has a nice vido showing a easy way to make it.

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