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Project by freighttrain posted 490 days ago 717 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

made this out of walnut and used pine for the bottom with cedar laid in on top so it can be removed and sanded to refresh the scent if needed thanks to all the lumber jocks who gave me advice when planning this you were all very helpful and gave me lots of options and ideas I love this site oh for the finish I used shellac then wipe on poly with a coat of wax to finish thanks for looking

-- freighttrain,ky





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Beginningwoodworker

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#1 posted 490 days ago

Nice blanket chest.

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pintodeluxe

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#2 posted 490 days ago

Looks great. I like the dovetails and the color of the lumber. You even included aromatic cedar, you thought of everything!

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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Birks

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#3 posted 490 days ago

Nice work!

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Oldtool

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#4 posted 490 days ago

Super nice chest, really a great build, those dovetails are fantastic. Cut by hand?

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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freighttrain

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#5 posted 490 days ago

thank you! yea they are cut by hand I cut a few for some drawers but these were the first I had done on the outside of the project boy I sure am slow cutting them lol

-- freighttrain,ky

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