Cabinets for my wood shop

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Project by scrollsaw posted 362 days ago 1493 views 3 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made two different size cabinets for my wood shop out of reclaimed wood.The shelves are made from 1” plywood and the doors are made from pine wood from pallets.The large one to store my larger tools is 40” L 37” W and 24” deep.The small ones are 26” L 26” W 8” deep. The handels on the small cabinets are made from a branch from a pine tree.Thank you for viewing my project.

-- Todd

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#1 posted 362 days ago

looks good, i like the peg board no the inside neat idea

-- there is always room for improvement.

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#2 posted 362 days ago

Great looking cabinets, I really like the grain on a 45

-- --Dave-- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#3 posted 362 days ago

I like them. The angled wood fronts give them a visual flair you wouldn’t expect in shop furnishing.

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#4 posted 362 days ago

Nice job…. should be a great addition to your shop.

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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#5 posted 362 days ago

Those are probably the best pine doors I’ve seen. Awesome creativity with running the grain at an angle. With the angle and the contrasting darkness between the pieces of wood – it looks great. Surprisingly for pine.

-- Scott Rieman

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#6 posted 362 days ago

Thank you.

-- Todd

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#7 posted 361 days ago

Great idea for shop cabs, those look good. Might have to borrow this one!

-- Corey, Renville, MN

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#8 posted 361 days ago

awesome…projects from reclaimed materials are the best…
1 inch ply? did you laminate 2 1/2 sheets or can you purchase it that way? I’ve never seen 1 inch ply in my area

-- Pabs

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#9 posted 361 days ago

These are great! You can never have too many cabinets. :)


-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts, Sheila Landry Designs "Knowledge is Power"

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#10 posted 361 days ago

Thanks for all the comments.

-- Todd

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#11 posted 345 days ago

Nice looking cabinets… Really like the angled grain and branch handles

-- Dan

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#12 posted 345 days ago

Thank you.

-- Todd

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#14 posted 216 days ago

Nice. I like that they are from reclaimed wood. I also like the angle of the wood on the front.

-- Marty,

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#15 posted 216 days ago

These will make a very nice addition to your shop. Congratulations.

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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