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Supplementary Kitchen Cabinet

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Project by Josh Magnificent posted 506 days ago 751 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A little exercise in captive panel construction. I needed a little more storage space off the floor for my kitchen and I wanted it to match the exsisting cabinetry as best as I could. It’s red oak with birch panels (I was not going to pay for bookmatched oak plywood…) and finished with General Finishes semi-gloss oil and polyurethane finish. Actually came out closer than I expected color-wise. I used a Kreg mini that I borrowed from a buddy for all the joinery; those things are amazing I might add. Best part of this project was I smoked my old POS Craftsman router and had to jump up to a Porter Cable 890. I shed many tears I can assure you.

-- If you can't fix it with a hammer, you need a bigger hammer.





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Kaleb the Swede

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#1 posted 506 days ago

Looks good bro. Matches the kitchen well. Now give me the router

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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Oldtool

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#2 posted 504 days ago

Very nice cabinet, and excellent match to the existing cabinets. Great build.

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